Dickinson Real Estate
Known as “the best kept secret on the Gulf Coast,” Dickinson is a city in Galveston County equidistant from Houston and Galveston. A historic community, Dickinson is located between League City, Texas City, Alvin, and Bacliff between I-45 and Dickinson Bayou, just 20 minutes away from the beach. The Dickinson community is home to beautiful neighborhoods is remains popular not only for its major attractions, but also for the many advantages of living here.
Recreation and entertainment options are abundant within and around homes in Dickinson. The city is home to a community center; bayous with activities; numerous parks throughout the city; a boat dock; youth sports leagues; golf courses; and opportunities for water sports including fishing, boating, swimming, and water skiing at Dickinson Bayou. In addition, the Clear Lake Resort Area, Galveston Bay, Johnson Space Center, and three major shopping malls are all within ten miles from homes in Dickinson. Not to mention, its close proximity to Houston, Galveston, League City, and other large communities provide Dickinson residents access to premier shopping, exceptional dining establishments, museums, theaters, beaches, art galleries, night life, and more opportunities for entertainment just minutes away.
Most students living in Dickinson attend schools within the Dickinson Independent School District. The district is home to six elementary schools, two middle schools, one junior high school, and one high school. Some students living in Dickinson will attend schools within the Santa Fe Independent School District, as well. In addition, the Dickinson community is home to private schools and post-secondary education opportunities at College of the Mainland, and is in close proximity to other post-secondary education options in both Galveston and Houston.