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Galveston County Information
The county was settled in 1838, and the population estimated at 291,309 as of the 2010 census. The county seat is Galveston; however, League City is the largest community. The total area of the county is 874 square miles. The county is named for the City of Galveston.

Once a gambling empire, the establishment of NASA’s Johnson Space Center in 1963 created new growth opportunities for the county municipalities near Clear Lake and Harris County. The Clear Lake area communities in Harris and Galveston Counties quickly became more tied toward each other while the island of Galveston languished for many years as businesses increasingly left for the mainland.
Tourism, has gradually redeveloped in the county, both on the island and on the mainland, and today has become a major industry in the county. Aerospace and related service industries continue to be important in the Clear Lake area of the county.

The area codes in use for this county are 281, 346, 409, 713, 832.

Sheriff’s Office
The Sheriff is Henry Trochesset and his mission in that role is to serve all people with respect, fairness and sensitivity. They are also committed to the prevention of crime and the protection of life and property. They strive to remain true to the ethics of law enforcement service and maintain public faith and trust.

You can meet Sheriff Trochesset in his office at 601 54th Street in Galveston, TX 77551. The office phone number is 409-766-2322.

County Courthouse
The Honorable Mark Henry serves as the county judge and his office address is 722 Moody, Suite 200 in Galveston, TX 77550. His phone number is 409-766-2244. That is also the address for the county courthouse.

As county judge, Honorable Henry’s duties include:

  • Presiding officer of the Commissioners Court.
  • Represents the county in many administrative functions.
  • Serves as budget officer
  • Most have broad judicial duties, such as presiding over misdemeanor criminal and small civil cases, probate matters and appeals from the Justice of the Peace Court.
  • Serves as head of emergency management.

    County Jail
    The jail address is 5700 Avenue H in Galveston, Texas 77551-4137, and the phone number is 409-766-2315.

    Galveston County Probation Department
    Probation officer’s are appointed to investigate, report on, and supervise the conduct of convicted offenders on probation. Items to bring to the Probation Office include: employment verification (a pay stub), residence (a lease, copy of a utility bill, etc.), community service record log, counseling or meeting attendance, all personal drug prescriptions, medical condition documents, and immigration registration among other things.
    Office:Galveston County Probation Department
    Location:6101 Attwater Avenue, Dickinson, Texas, 77539
  • Galveston County Jail Statistics
    Number of Persons Confined953
    Avg Daily Population883
    Full time payroll184
    Full time total employees184
    Total salaries and wages5380922
    Other operating expenditures3025523
    Total construction costsnot applicable
    Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
    Year of original constructionnot applicable
    Year of major renovationnot applicable
    Name of new facilitynot applicable

    Address: 715 19TH STREET GALVESTON TX 77550

    Galveston County Unemployment and Median Household Income
    Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 2016158,813
    Number Employed Annual Average, 2016150,357
    Number Unemployed Annual Average, 20168,456
    Unemployment Rate, 20165.3
    Median Household Income Annual Average, 201566,173
    Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
    Galveston County Poverty Data
    Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 201444,355
    Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201514.0
    Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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