Bacliff is located in the County of Galveston in Texas. It covers a total area of about 7 sq. kms. with a height of about 16 ft above the sea level. Bacliff is located in the north-central part of the County. The local economy is primarily based on agriculture, fishing and forestry in the area. There is the Independent School district of Dickinson in the town. There are various parks and recreation facilities in the town and many local inhabitants are employed with the tourism sector. Local retail is also an important part of the economy. Some are also involved in elementery health related activities in the region.