Dickinson, Texas

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Population in 2013: 19,293 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +12.9%
 
Males: 9,470  (49.1%)
Females: 9,823  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  34.7 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 77510, 77539.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $61,003 (it was $41,984 in 2000)
Dickinson:

$61,003
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $28,123 (it was $19,785 in 2000)

Dickinson city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $122,986 (it was $79,500 in 2000)
Dickinson:

$122,986
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $130,263; Detached houses: $141,424; Townhouses or other attached units: $172,598; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $116,787; Mobile homes: $35,328

Median gross rent in 2012: $827.

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  • White alone - 10,160 (52.8%)
  • Hispanic - 6,137 (31.9%)
  • Black alone - 2,034 (10.6%)
  • Asian alone - 662 (3.4%)
  • Two or more races - 304 (1.6%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 16 (0.08%)
  • American Indian alone - 4 (0.02%)

Races in Dickinson detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Dickinson: 92.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (11.3%), English (8.3%), Irish (7.3%), United States (4.5%), Italian (3.4%), French (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 17 feet

Land area: 9.65 square miles.

Population density: 1,999 people per square mile   (low).

Dickinson,TX real estate house value index trend

Dickinson, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Dickinson:

  • High school or higher: 81.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dickinson city:

  • Never married: 29.7%
  • Now married: 51.8%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

2,314 residents are foreign born

This city:  12.0%
Texas:  16.4%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 52 registered sex offenders living in Dickinson, Texas as of July 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Dickinson to the number of sex offenders is 367 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,411 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $2,026 (1.9%)

Dickinson satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Southeast Harris, TX (13.4 miles , pop. 82,015).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Houston, TX (28.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: League City, TX (1.9 miles ), Bacliff, TX (2.2 miles ), Kemah, TX (2.4 miles ), Clear Lake Shores, TX (2.5 miles ), Nassau Bay, TX (2.5 miles ), Santa Fe, TX (2.5 miles ), Webster, TX (2.6 miles ), Seabrook, TX (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 22 buildings, average cost: $73,000
  • 1998: 50 buildings, average cost: $108,000
  • 1999: 33 buildings, average cost: $100,300
  • 2000: 62 buildings, average cost: $115,100
  • 2001: 98 buildings, average cost: $106,000
  • 2002: 76 buildings, average cost: $89,200
  • 2003: 47 buildings, average cost: $119,300
  • 2004: 90 buildings, average cost: $125,800
  • 2005: 88 buildings, average cost: $124,700
  • 2006: 77 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2007: 87 buildings, average cost: $102,300
  • 2008: 79 buildings, average cost: $171,300
  • 2009: 80 buildings, average cost: $184,500
  • 2010: 64 buildings, average cost: $174,100
  • 2011: 80 buildings, average cost: $146,600
  • 2012: 55 buildings, average cost: $187,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 29.46 N, Longitude: 95.05 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -4,179 (-21.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,527 (17.2%)

Area codes: 281, 713, 832

Dickinson household income distribution Dickinson home values distribution

Crime rates in Dickinson by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0002113001020
per 100,000 0.00.00.011.15.55.516.30.00.05.60.010.50.0
Rapes 151364111085512536
per 100,000 86.574.433.622.360.655.443.527.528.066.828.015.731.2
Robberies 11151817191019151816151215
per 100,000 63.485.8100.894.7104.755.4103.282.6100.689.084.062.977.9
Assaults 23333035332226453935253128
per 100,000 132.6188.8168.0195.1181.8121.9141.3247.9218.1194.7140.0162.5145.4
Burglaries 118136130117108121145166170239129106131
per 100,000 680.5778.0728.1652.1595.1670.7787.8914.6950.61329.6722.5555.8680.5
Thefts 415347349276346315335363384419373383430
per 100,000 2393.21985.01954.71538.21906.71746.01820.21999.92147.22331.02089.22008.12233.7
Auto thefts 40446147393446574740325039
per 100,000 230.7251.7341.7261.9214.9188.5249.9314.0262.8222.5179.2262.2202.6
Arson 3002011201100
per 100,000 17.30.00.011.10.05.55.411.00.05.65.60.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 296.4296.8264.9252.6281.2244.7294.2284.6288.9358.2240.1241.3247.1

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Dickinson detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 45 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.61
Texas average:

1.95
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.0%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +1,976 (+13.1%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (20%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Construction laborers (4%)
  • Engineers (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)

Work and jobs in Dickinson: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Dickinson, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Dickinson-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 68% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/12/1961, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.2 miles away from the Dickinson city center killed 8 people and injured 200 people.

On 11/21/1992, a category F4 tornado 23.1 miles away from the city center injured 16 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dickinson-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 314.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 190.8 miles away from Dickinson center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 418.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 183.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/27/2002 at 00:28:16, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 166.3 miles away from Dickinson center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 501.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Galveston County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Fires: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dickinson topographic map

Birthplace of: Bill Gurley - Financial businessman, Juston Wilson - College basketball player (Texas Southern Tigers), Stephanie Strom - Journalist.

Hospitals and medical centers in Dickinson:

  • FMC DIALYSIS SERVICES OF DICKINSON (3800 HUGHES COURT)
  • ALL ACROSS AMERICA HOME HEALTH SERVICES (3717 HWY 3 SUITE F)
  • HOME CARE PLUS (3008 WYOMING AVE)
  • INTERMED HOME CARE INC (646 FM 517 WEST)

Amtrak stations near Dickinson:

  • 9 miles: LAMARQUE (725 OAK) - Bus Station
  • 18 miles: SOUTH HOUSTON (1546 COLLEGE) - Bus Station
  • 20 miles: GALVESTON (BEACH CENTRAL STA., 21ST AT SEAWALL) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dickinson:

  • College of the Mainland (about 6 miles; Texas City, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,739)
  • University of Houston-Clear Lake (about 9 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 5,833)
  • Alvin Community College (about 13 miles; Alvin, TX; FT enrollment: 3,953)
  • San Jacinto Community College (about 15 miles; Pasadena, TX; FT enrollment: 13,517)
  • Lee College (about 20 miles; Baytown, TX; FT enrollment: 4,278)
  • The University of Texas Medical Branch (about 20 miles; Galveston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,314)
  • University of Houston (about 26 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 31,888)

Public high schools in Dickinson:

Private high school in Dickinson:

  • PINE DRIVE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 303; Location: 705 FM 517 E; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Dickinson:

Private elementary/middle schools in Dickinson:

  • TRUE CROSS CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 221; Location: 400 FM 517 E; Grades: PK - 8)
  • RAINBOW HOUSE MONTESSORI (Students: 25; Location: 3201 LOBIT DR; Grades: PK - KG)
See full list of schools located in Dickinson, School District: DICKINSON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Dickinson:

  • DICKINSON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $254,822; Location: 4411 HWY 3; 27,999 books; 950 audio materials; 1,378 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 84 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Dickinson: Dickinson Country Club (A), Dickinson Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (B), Dickinson Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (C), Dickinson Police Department (D), Dickinson Chamber of Commerce (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Dickinson include: First Baptist Church of Dickinson (A), Saint James African Methodist Episcopal Church (B), Mount Carmel Baptist Church (C), First United Methodist Church Dickinson (D), Faith United Methodist Church (E), Jackson Memorial Church of God in Christ (F), Mainland Community Church (G), First Presbyterian Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Benson Bayou (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Dickinson: Sam Vitanza Stadium (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Ford- John for District Clerk (Recreation Areas; 2611 45th Street), Bay Area Race Track (Amusement & Theme Parks; 3825 I Highway 45), Double the Fun Moon Walks (3007 Misty Isle Court).

Hotel: Bay Inn & Bay Cottages (2605 East Bayshore Drive).

Galveston County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 129. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

129
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.147. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.147
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 7.15. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.15
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.706. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.706
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 26.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 26.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.0
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.92. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.92
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00590. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00590
U.S.:

0.01468

Drinking water stations with addresses in Dickinson and their reported violations in the past:

EASY STOP (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
GALVESTON BAY RV (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
HILLMANS SEAFOOD (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-27-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-27-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-09-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
WEST BAY ASSEMBLY OF GOD (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-25-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-25-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2011)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
HILLMAN SHRIMP AND OYSTER (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Dickinson that have no violations reported:

  • SUPER FOOD COUNTRY STORE (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 14.2%
(7.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.4% for Black residents, 20.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 25.0% for other race residents, 13.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  73.2%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.1%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Dickinson in 2010:

  • 50 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 20 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 18 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Dickinson in 2000:

  • 47 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 15 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 5 people in religious group quarters

Dickinson, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Dickinson compared to Texas state average:

Banks with branches in Dickinson (2011 data):

  • Texas First Bank: Dickinson Branch at 4301 Hwy 3, branch established on 1997/11/01; Bay Colony Branch at 5675 Fm 646, branch established on 2005/06/01. Info updated 2011/05/16: Bank assets: $692.5 mil, Deposits: $616.8 mil, headquarters in Texas City, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 20 total offices, Holding Company: Texas Independent Bancshares, Inc.
  • Amegy Bank National Association: Dickinson Fm 517 West at 215 Fm 517 West, branch established on 1989/03/13; Dickinson Termini at 2401 Termini Street, branch established on 1906/01/01. Info updated 2007/09/24: Bank assets: $12,197.6 mil, Deposits: $9,733.2 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 97 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation
  • Capital One, National Association: Bay Colony Branch at 1815 Fm 646 West, branch established on 2006/06/26. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • Mainland Bank: Dickinson Branch at 400 Fm 517 West, branch established on 2006/09/01. Info updated 2010/04/22: Bank assets: $90.3 mil, Deposits: $75.4 mil, headquarters in Texas City, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices
  • The Moody National Bank: Moody National Bank Victory Lakes Br at 1555 Fm 646 Rd W, branch established on 2006/10/23. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $856.2 mil, Deposits: $712.3 mil, headquarters in Galveston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 21 total offices, Holding Company: Moody Bancshares, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Bay Colony Banking Store Branch at 1818 Fm 646 Rd W, branch established on 2004/12/15. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Compass Bank: Dickinson Branch at 3545 Gulf Fwy., branch established on 1938/04/14. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $63,107.0 mil, Deposits: $46,232.4 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 720 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.
  • Regions Bank: Dickinson Branch at 2801 Main Street, branch established on 1947/08/16. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Dickinson travel time to work - commute Dickinson mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (57%)
  • Electricity (41%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Dickinson city (based on Galveston County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.01%
Here: 45.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchEpiscopal ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in America
Adherents37.4%29.6%11.8%3.0%2.8%
Congregations6.9%21.8%11.9%5.0%4.5%
NameChurches of ChristLDS (Mormon) ChurchJewishAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents2.3%1.9%1.8%1.6%7.7%
Congregations8.4%3.5%1.0%7.4%29.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 48
Galveston County:

1.70 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 40
Galveston County:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 126
Galveston County:

4.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 195
Here:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.1%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Galveston County:

28.4%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.7%
State:

15.7%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$15,385$61,5400$0
Other Government Administration 2$14,779$88,6740$0
Judicial and Legal 1$5,380$64,5603$4,515
Police Protection - Officers 35$150,134$51,4750$0
Police - Other 14$36,371$31,1750$0
Streets and Highways 12$35,382$35,3820$0
Health 3$13,947$55,78819$18,054
Local Libraries 2$7,014$42,0847$6,628
Totals for Government 72$278,392$46,39929$29,197

Dickinson government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $300,000 ($15.55)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,887,000 ($97.81)
    Regular Highways: $899,000 ($46.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $620,000 ($32.14)
    Central Staff Services: $321,000 ($16.64)
    Fire Protection: $268,000 ($13.89)
    Financial Administration: $168,000 ($8.71)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $160,000 ($8.29)
    Parks & Recreation: $121,000 ($6.27)
    Libraries: $100,000 ($5.18)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $57,000 ($2.95)
    Housing & Community Development: $10,000 ($0.52)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,628,000 ($136.22)

Dickinson government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $805,000 ($41.72)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $85,000 ($4.41)
    General Revenue, NEC: $12,000 ($0.62)
  • Tax - Property: $1,680,000 ($87.08)
    Total General Sales: $750,000 ($38.87)
    Public Utilities: $594,000 ($30.79)
    NEC: $480,000 ($24.88)
    Other Selective Sales: $195,000 ($10.11)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $45,000 ($2.33)

Dickinson government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $3,000,000 ($155.50)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $3,000,000 ($155.50)

Dickinson government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,843,000 ($147.36)

7.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($49,911 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.79%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($566 average AGI)
Galveston County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Harris County, TX  3.21% ($47,164 average AGI)
from Brazoria County, TX  0.55% ($55,548)
from Montgomery County, TX  0.14% ($51,928)


7.45% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,001 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.45%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($338 average AGI)
Galveston County:

0.07%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Harris County, TX  3.12% ($41,153 average AGI)
to Brazoria County, TX  0.55% ($47,392)
to Travis County, TX  0.16% ($31,463)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dickinson:

  • KYST (920 AM; 5 kW; TEXAS CITY, TX; Owner: HISPANIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KHCB (1400 AM; 1 kW; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTEK (1110 AM; daytime; 3 kW; ALVIN, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXYZ (1320 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: BLAYA INC.)
  • KLAT (1010 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KWWJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: SALT OF THE EARTH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KEYH (850 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KPRC (950 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLVL (1480 AM; 3 kW; PASADENA, TX; Owner: SIGA BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KCOH (1430 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KCOH, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dickinson:

  • KOVE-FM (106.5 FM; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLDE (107.5 FM; LAKE JACKSON, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KJIC (90.5 FM; SANTA FE, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KRBE (104.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KBXX (97.9 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KHJZ-FM (95.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KHMX (96.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KILT-FM (100.3 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KKBQ-FM (92.9 FM; PASADENA, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KLOL (101.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KODA (99.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTBZ-FM (94.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUHF (88.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KKRW (93.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHCB-FM (105.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KMJQ (102.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • K217DJ (91.3 FM; KEMAH, TX; Owner: BEST MEDIA INC.)
  • KACC (89.7 FM; ALVIN, TX; Owner: ALVIN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KRTS (92.1 FM; SEABROOK, TX; Owner: KRTS, INC.)
  • KPTY (104.9 FM; MISSOURI CITY, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))

TV broadcast stations around Dickinson:

  • KJIB-LP (Channel 5; CLEAR LAKE CITY, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KTMD (Channel 48; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KLTJ (Channel 22; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KAZH (Channel 57; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • KHOU-TV (Channel 11; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHOU-TV, L.P.)
  • KPRC-TV (Channel 2; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, HOUSTON, LP)
  • KRIV (Channel 26; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KNWS-TV (Channel 51; KATY, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHWB (Channel 39; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHWB, INC.)
  • KXLN-TV (Channel 45; ROSENBERG, TX; Owner: KXLN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KTRK-TV (Channel 13; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KTRK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTBU (Channel 55; CONROE, TX; Owner: HUMANITY INTERESTED MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTXH (Channel 20; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KZJL (Channel 61; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KZJL LICENSE CORP.)
  • KPXB (Channel 49; CONROE, TX; Owner: PAXSON HOUSTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • KETH (Channel 14; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KFTH (Channel 67; ALVIN, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA HOUSTON LLC)
  • KUHT (Channel 8; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KVDO-LP (Channel 69; CLEAR LAKE, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KBPX-LP (Channel 33; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • KHMV-LP (Channel 28; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE GULF COAST, A CALIFORNIA LP)
  • KVIT-LP (Channel 28; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: CLUB COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KVVV-LP (Channel 53; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • KVQT-LP (Channel 24; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: C. DOWEN JOHNSON)
  • K30CV (Channel 30; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Dickinson fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 100 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Dickinson)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Dickinson, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 138 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dickinson)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 34 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Dickinson)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED45$133,14525$134,72867$134,2999$34,5121$3,739,1202$95,4051$38,690
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$123,7202$110,6805$141,4542$54,4650$00$02$64,485
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$133,7398$98,67634$129,55823$30,6400$02$69,1903$32,847
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$120,7236$131,97214$135,8301$17,8800$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$90,7351$150,0708$143,8781$18,2500$01$67,7200$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 7208.00 , 7209.00, 7210.00, 7211.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$123,0057$131,0190$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$101,9230$02$83,525
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$125,4900$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$98,0900$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 7208.00 , 7209.00, 7210.00, 7211.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 99
  • Hazardous Condition: 87
  • Service Call: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Dickinson

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Dickinson, TX
Businesses in Dickinson, TX
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1McDonald's1
CVS1Papa John's Pizza1
Chick-Fil-A1Penske1
Church's Chicken1PetSmart1
Cricket Wireless2Pizza Hut1
Curves1SONIC Drive-In2
DHL2Sears1
Days Inn1Staples1
Famous Footwear1Starbucks1
FedEx3Subway2
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1Target1
Jack In The Box1U-Haul1
KFC1UPS1
Kroger1Walgreens3
Lane Furniture1Wendy's1
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