Retail Trade Area Profile

About Dickinson
Dickinson is centrally located between Houston and Galveston on Interstate 45 with close proximity to all major modes of transportation and is about 12.5 square miles in size. Some economic advantages of the city are:
  • Business Climate
  • Growing Population and Labor Force
  • Location
  • Market Access
  • Quality of Life
  • Streamlined Permitting Process
  • Transportation System

Property Tax Rate

Combined 2016 property tax rate for the City of Dickinson at $2.877286 out of $100 assessed value. The City of Dickinson and state sales tax rate are 8.25%.
Jurisdictions Tax Rate
City of Dickinson $0.408610
Dickinson ISD $1.540000
Galveston County $0.546247
College of the Mainland $0.208376
Road & Flood $0.005753
WCID No. 1 $0.168300


Electric Services

  • CenterPoint Energy
  • Texas New Mexico Power Company

Natural Gas Services

  • CenterPoint Energy

Telecommunications Services

  • Time Warner Telecom
  • Verizon

Water & Sewer

  • Galveston County Water Control and Improvement District Number 1