Welcome to
Dickinson, TX

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 and with easy access to numerous other major thoroughfares and methods of transportation.


A wonderful community for business.

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

Dickinson, Texas Strategic Advantages

Easy Access
Located just 30 minutes from Downtown Houston on I-45

Home values and lower rental rates provide greater affordability

High Percentage of population participating in area workforce

40% of population is under 24, with a majority of families with children in the school system


Business Resources

Dickinson Economic Development Corporation (DEDC) works to improve the business environment and increase economic opportunities in Dickinson through targeted business attraction, real estate development, and community promotion.

Retail Trade Profile

Employing advanced data and demographics, the city has identified strategic development and redevelopment opportunities throughout the community. Learn more via the following reports

Available Programs

The DEDC has a number of programs and opportunities available to provide new and existing businesses advantages for doing business in Dickinson. To learn more about what's available visit here

Site Selection

DEDC staff is ready to assist both site selectors and small businesses with location of suitable land and vacant building space for any type of use. Visit here for more information on how we can be of assistance

Maps & Data

The DEDC provides a variety of resources to assist businesses in identifying opportunities within the city. These include various demographic studies as well as maps and other strategic information. Visit with us to learn more