COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1880
COUNTY NAMED FOR: Philip Dimmitt, one of the framers of the Goliad Declaration of Independence.
COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: The name of the town comes from the local springs of the same name, which were named by the Spanish for the cane grass that once grew around them.
Two - 1880 and
STANDING: One - 1884 courthouse built of stone. Originally an Italiante-style structure, the building was remodeled into a Classical Revival genere in 1927.
RENOVATION: Complete -
Rededication November 18, 2004
ADDRESS: 407 W Houston
Street, Carrizo Springs, Texas