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People

Total Population 192
Male Share of the Population 57.3%
Female Share of the Population 42.7%
Senior Citizens 34.4%
Employed Population 16+ 70
Age of the Population 55

Families

% of people married 61.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.3%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $56,071
% Above Poverty Level 87.2%
% Below Poverty Level 12.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 15 minutes
% Working from Home 10%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 40.4%
Median Gross Rent $606
Median House Value $38,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 30.7%
US/American 0%
English 17.2%
Irish 14.6%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • 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
Station GUTHRIE
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
Station FLOYDADA
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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Crosbyton 1,770 $39,063

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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