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Dillon, South Carolina
Welcome to Dillon ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Dillon has a population of 6,310 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Dillon.
Dillon is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Dillon lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Dillon: (843)
The ZIP code for Dillon: 29536<4>
Websites for Dillon ...
Official Website: www.dilloncitysc.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Dillon had an population of 6,310 people. This is a decrease of 7.04% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.09% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Dillon had a population of 6,788 people (or 21.17% of the total population of Dillon County). This makes Dillon the county's most populous community.
The population of Dillon represents 0.15% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 52nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 6,788 people, the population of Dillon increased 7.47% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 6,316 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Dillon.
Communities Also Named Dillon ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Dillon - they are located in California, Colorado, Georgia (3), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Ohio, Ontario, Saskatchewan, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Dillon.
Communities near Dillon ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Dillon.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Dillon. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dillon.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Dillon. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Dillon.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Dillon. See our Newspapers Page for Dillon.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dillon ...
Looking for more information about Dillon? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Dillon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Dillon.
Adding Dillon to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Dillon in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Dillon was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Dillon on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Dillon: www.dilloncitysc.com/
The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2022