Located on the beautiful Dickinson Bayou, a pathway to Galveston Bay, Dickinson is a prime geographic location situated halfway between Houston and Galveston on Interstate 45.

Dickinson’s rapidly growing business community includes aerospace, petrochemical, health care and retail operations with room to grow.

With a total land area of 10.3 square miles, 70 percent is residential and about 8 percent is commercial development. Dickinson offers its residents and visitors an inviting lifestyle with a “small town feel” while close to the attractions and amenities of a major urban center with culture, recreation, shopping and dining for almost any taste. Recreational amenities include youth baseball fields and a county-maintained boat dock.

Dickinson offers the business community a proactive economic development philosophy and attitude, diverse trade areas with available land and/or lease space in each area, a professional city staff, and a streamlined permitting process.

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