Dickens is a city located in Dickens County Texas. It is also the county seat of Dickens County. With a 2020 population of 259, it is the 1132nd largest city in Texas and the 15832nd largest city in the United States . Dickens is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -9.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 286 in 2010. Dickens reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Dickens has a population density of 270 people per square mile.
The average household income in Dickens is $72,043 with a poverty rate of 17.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $390 per month, and the median house value is $38,800. The median age in Dickens is 55.1 years, 49.4 years for males, and 57.1 years for females.