Hutchins is located on the Southern Pacific Central Railroad in southern Dallas County. The community was founded in 1860 as the trading place for immigrants who crossed the Trinity River from the east of Dowdy’s Ferry and for the settlers along the west banks of the river.
The town received its name from William J. Hutchins, who was then President and General Manager of the Houston and Texas Central Railroad and was responsible for the railroad locating in Hutchins in the mid 1800’s. The town was officially incorporated in 1945 and presently has a population of 5,338 people.
The City has two job openings available; Utility Maintenance Worker, and Building Official. Please visit the Job Opportunities page for additional information. The City of Hutchins is an equal opportunity employer