Dickens, Texas

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Dickens Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 58 miles E of Lubbock, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 212 miles W of Fort Worth, Texas
County Dickens
Standard Zip Codes 79229
Phone Area Codes 806
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.621
Longitude -100.836

Dickens Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station SPUR
Distance 9.9 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 54 F
Apr Temp 44 to 77 F
Jul Temp 67 to 95 F
Oct Temp 48 to 77 F
Annual Precip 18.6 inches
Distance 29.9 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 54 F
Apr Temp 45 to 77 F
Jul Temp 68 to 97 F
Oct Temp 47 to 78 F
Annual Precip 25 inches
Distance 37.2 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 50 F
Apr Temp 43 to 73 F
Jul Temp 66 to 92 F
Oct Temp 46 to 74 F
Annual Precip 20.9 inches
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Dickens Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 332 100%
Male 166 50%
Female 166 50%
Under 18 86 25.9%
18+ 246 74.1%
65+ 62 18.7%
Median Age 39
Average Family Size 3.08
White 314 94.6%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 15 4.5%
Mixed Race 3 0.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 30 9%

Estimated Dickens Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 317
Growth -15
Growth % -4.5%

Dickens Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 61.4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 22.4%
English 5%
German 4.6%
Irish 4.2%
Scotch-Irish 0.8%
European 0.8%
Dutch 0.8%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Dickens 332 $31,750
Crosbyton 1,874 $30,900
Roaring Springs 265 $30,625
Spur 1,088 $32,772
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