Jamaica Beach is a city in Galveston County, Texas, United States on Galveston Island. The city was incorporated in 1975, and is in the middle of Galveston Island with approximately one thousand residents. See Google Map Jamaica Beach
The city council established the Jamaica Beach Police Department in 1978; Jamaica Beach contracted its dispatching to the City of Hitchcock. After a large brush fire, the city created the Jamaica Beach Volunteer Fire Department and EMS in 1976. The city also has a municipal court, a water and sewer department, and a building department. In November 2007, a United States Postal Service Contract Postal Unit opened inside a local business in Jamaica Beach. Zip code 77554 is at Bob Smith Drive near Farm to Market Road 3005.