Dickinson, Galveston County, Texas

Dickinson: City in North Dakota


Dickinson is a city located in the county of Galveston in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 18,680 and a population density of 506 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 21,216 inhabitants.

The city was created 141 years ago in 1881.

Quick Facts about Dickinson

Population : 21,216 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Galveston County
Postal code : 58601–58602
Phone Area Codes : 701
Area : 36.89 km2
Altitude : 2,411 feet / 735 meters
Capital city : Dickinson is capital of Stark County
Establishment : January 01, 1882 (141 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 23:44:45 (31st May 2023)
Density : 575 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 11.95% (2010-2020)
Dickinson locator map
Location of Dickinson on Texas map.
Stark County Courthouse  Dickinson image
Stark County Courthouse Dickinson
Stark County Courthouse  Dickinson image


Dickinson is located at 29°27'39"N 95°3'5"W (29.4607900, -95.0513200).

Dickinson map


The population of Dickinson increased by 11.95% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 18,680 - census
2011 19,219 2.8% estimation process
2012 19,506 1.47% estimation process
2013 19,731 1.14% estimation process
2014 20,007 1.38% estimation process
2015 20,305 1.47% estimation process
2016 20,560 1.24% estimation process
2017 20,819 1.24% estimation process
2018 20,907 0.42% estimation process
2019 21,129 1.05% estimation process
2020 21,216 0.41% estimation process

Dickinson zip code is 77539. County name: Galveston, County fips: 48167

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People born in Dickinson (23)

People born in Dickinson, including actor and model Kellan Lutz, politician Byron Dorgan, Broadway actress Dorothy Stickney, .


Schools in Dickinson

College & universities near Dickinson, TX

Code Name City ZIP
485810 K & G 5 Star Barber College League City (TX) 77573
226408 College of the Mainland Texas City (TX) 77591-2499
488989 Paul Mitchell the School-Webster Webster (TX) 77598-0000
451857 Remington College-Houston Southeast Campus Webster (TX) 77598
225414 University of Houston-Clear Lake Houston (TX) 77058-1002

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Dickinson, TX

Code Name Address Type
GLS Galveston (Texas Eagle Bus), Texas 25th St. and Strand St. BUS
HOG Houston, TX 2121 Main Street BUS
HOS Houston 902 Washington Ave. RAIL
BMT Beaumont 2555 W. Cedar Street RAIL
PVW Prairie View, TX 44814 US Highway 290 Business \r\n BUS

Post offices near Dickinson

Post Office Name City ZIP
Dickinson Post Office Dickinson (TX) 77539
League City Post Office League City (TX) 77573
Bacl Post Office Bacliff (TX) 77518
Kemah Post Office Kemah (TX) 77565
Nassau Bay Post Office Houston (TX) 77058

Other places with the same name (4)

Other cities in Galveston County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Galveston County , TX.

City Name Population Title
League City 107,536 City in Galveston County, Texas, United States
Texas City 50,094 City in Galveston County, Texas
Galveston 50,085 County seat of Galveston County, Texas, United States; port and coastal city
Friendswood 40,011 City in Texas, United States
La Marque 17,642 City in Texas
Santa Fe 13,461 City in Galveston County, Texas, United States
Bacliff 8,619 Census designated place
Hitchcock 7,884 City in Galveston County, Texas, United States
San Leon 4,970 Census designated place
Bolivar Peninsula 2,417 Census-designated place in Galveston County, Texas
Kemah 2,048 City in Galveston County, Texas, United States
Bayou Vista 1,637 City in Galveston County, Texas, United States
Clear Lake Shores 1,209 City in Galveston County, Texas, United States
Jamaica Beach 1,076 City in Galveston County, Texas, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Dickinson distances to largest Texas cities