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Dillsboro, Indiana

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Welcome to Dillsboro ...

The town of Dillsboro is located in Dearborn County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Dillsboro has a population of 1,404 people<1> (see below for details).

Dillsboro is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Dillsboro lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Dillsboro: (812)

The ZIP code for Dillsboro: 47018<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Dillsboro had a population of 1,327 people. This makes Dillsboro the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Dillsboro represents 0.02% of the total population of Indiana (which has 6,483,802 people), making it the state's 263rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,327 people, the population of Dillsboro decreased 7.59% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,436 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Dillsboro had an population of 1,404 people. This is an increase of 5.8% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.23% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Dillsboro.

Communities near Dillsboro ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Dillsboro and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Aurora   [Map]   3,703   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Greendale   [Map]   4,417   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lawrenceburg   [Map]   5,034   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Milan   [Map]   1,856   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Osgood   [Map]   1,593   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Rising Sun   [Map]   2,146   E   11 miles [17.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Dillsboro.

Communities Also Named Dillsboro ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Dillsboro - it's located in North Carolina.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Dillsboro.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Dillsboro. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Dillsboro. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Dillsboro.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Dillsboro:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dillsboro ...

Looking for more information about Dillsboro? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Dillsboro, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Dillsboro.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Dillsboro. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Dillsboro. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Dillsboro.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dillsboro - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Dillsboro). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Dillsboro or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Dillsboro. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Dillsboro) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Dillsboro. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dillsboro

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dillsboro. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0184, Longitude: -85.0587     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Dillsboro have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Dillsboro.


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