Dickens is a city located in the county seat of Dickens County, Texas. Dickens is served well by the Spur and Patton Springs Independent School Districts. The City of Dickens is known as the “Unofficial Wild Boar Capital of Texas”. Dickens County Jail and the Dickens County Museum located in the county courthouse are the main places of attraction. The Dickens area parks and historic sites are also worth watching.