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Dimmitt is a city in Castro County.
It is the county seat.
The community was named after the Rev. W.C. Dimmitt
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Texas named Dimmitt. For links to other places called Dimmitt, TX, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Dimmitt is 34.550N. The longitude is -102.311W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 3,875 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 4,142.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Dimmitt demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Castro County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 79027 ZIP code.
6% of Dimmitt residents report German ancestry, and 5% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Dimmitt ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Dimmitt was $14,228, compared with $21,587 nationally.
15% of Dimmitt residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Dimmitt, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $245. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $602.
Libraries in Dimmitt include Rhoads Memorial Library ... View libraries
Castro County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Dimmitt political report.
The average commute time for Dimmitt workers is 16 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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