Dickinson, Texas Population 2022

21,281
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Dickinson is a city located in Galveston County Texas. Dickinson has a 2020 population of 21,281. Dickinson is currently growing at a rate of 1.03% annually and its population has increased by 2.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 20,847 in 2010.

The average household income in Dickinson is $90,503 with a poverty rate of 13.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,049 per month, and the median house value is $169,700. The median age in Dickinson is 40.2 years, 35.5 years for males, and 42.9 years for females.

Dickinson Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Dickinsonwas:

  • White: 76.87%
  • Two or more races: 9.67%
  • Black or African American: 7.40%
  • Other race: 3.68%
  • Asian: 1.45%
  • Native American: 0.93%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dickinson, Texas is 21,281 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 20,847.

Dickinson, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,04276.87%
Black or African American1,5447.40%
American Indian and Alaska Native1950.93%
Asian3021.45%
Some Other Race7683.68%
Two or More Races2,0199.67%
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Dickinson Population by Race

Dickinson Population Pyramid 2022

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Dickinson Median Age

38.6


Total

35.9


Male

40.6


Female

Dickinson Adults

There are 15,461 adults, (3,039 of whom are seniors) in Dickinson.

Dickinson Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

24.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Dickinson Sex Ratio

Female

9,956

47.70%

Male

10,914

52.30%

Dickinson Population by Age

Dickinson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dickinson Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.1%9.9%
All79.6%20.4%
Male74.4%25.6%
Non Family70.9%29.1%
Female50.1%49.9%

79.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dickinson Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,8922.6379.6
Married4,4493.3790.1
Male2422.6974.4
Female8542.750.1
Non Family2,3471.1870.9

3.2

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

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Dickinson Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0717.59%
9th to 12th Grade9366.63%
High School Graduate3,65025.87%
Some College3,50124.81%
Associates Degree1,44610.25%
Bachelors Degree2,54618.04%
Graduate Degree9616.81%
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Dickinson Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dickinson Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian302195132
White8,1807,8642,561
2+ Races788719245
Black1,2251,113309
Hispanic4,2832,848486
Other Race4292799
Native American13034

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.14%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 43.71%.

Dickinson Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,525$52,312$34,866
Less Than 9th Grade$26,483$33,171$21,417
High School Graduate$34,498$44,164$22,273
Some College$51,383$60,957$45,375
Bachelors Degree$66,294$103,826$47,688
Graduate Degree$66,978$87,043$65,497

$46,525

Average Earnings

$52,312

Average Male

$34,866

Average Female

Dickinson Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dickinson Language by Age

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Dickinson Language

70.95% of Dickinson residents speak only English, while 29.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 26.78% of the population.

Dickinson Language

Dickinson Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1956332.31%
Asian3028829.14%
Hispanic8,2291,59019.32%
Black1,5441459.39%
White10,5849188.67%
Other55NaN%
Multiple2,01970.35%

13.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.98%

Male Poverty Rate

13.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dickinson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dickinson is Native, with 32.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dickinson is Multiple, with 0.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.78%.

Dickinson Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.65%
High School10.90%
Some College10.79%
Bachelors or Greater3.99%

Dickinson Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed7.80%
Male Unemployed13.71%
Female Employed9.02%
Female Unemployed26.62%

Dickinson Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dickinson Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$70,468$89,602
Families$86,330$103,459
Married Families$96,909-
Non Families$32,292$55,030
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Income by Household Type

Dickinson Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.2%

Male Marriage Rate

57.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Dickinson Married by Age and Sex

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Dickinson Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Dickinson Marital Status by Race

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Dickinson Marital Status

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1,331

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War509
First Gulf War409
Vietnam205
Korea71
World War II34

Dickinson Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34119
35 to 54589
55 to 64186
65 to 74256
75+181

Dickinson Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1559.39%
Black1108.09%
Native American96.34%
Asian3210.60%
Other Race142.68%
2+ Races111.34%
Hispanic1713.61%

Dickinson Veterans by Race

Dickinson Veterans by Education

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6.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dickinson Veterans by Education

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62%

Labor Force Participation

59.2%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Dickinson Employment by Age

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Dickinson Employment by Race

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Dickinson Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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63.86%

Born in Dickinson

88.17%

Native Born

11.83%

Foreign Born

9.11%

Non Citizen

2.71%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.17% of Dickinson residents were born in the United States, with 63.86% having been born in Texas. 9.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Dickinson Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19604,7150.00%
19807,5052,7902.35%
19909,4971,9922.38%
200017,0937,5966.05%
201018,6801,5870.89%
201118,8972171.16%
201219,1142171.15%
201319,3312171.14%
201419,5482171.12%
201519,7652171.11%
201619,9822171.10%
201720,1992171.09%
201820,4162171.07%
201920,6332171.06%
202020,8472141.04%
202121,0642171.04%
202221,2812171.03%

Dickinson Population by Year