Dillon County

Dillon County, South Carolina

PO Box 449
Dillon, SC 29536
Phone: (843) 774-1400
Fax: (843) 774-1443

On the northeastern border of PA, northeast of Florence; organized Feb 5, 1910 from Marion County. Name Origin: For the county seat

Area (sq mi):: 406.54 (land 404.84; water 1.70) Population per square mile: 76.50
Population 2005: 30,974 State rank: 32 Population change: 2000-20005 0.80%; 1990-2000 5.50% Population 2000: 30,722 (White 49.80%; Black or African American 45.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.80%; Asian 0.30%; Other 3.90%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 34.20
Income 2000: per capita $13,272; median household $26,630; Population below poverty level: 24.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,965-$19,378
Unemployment (2004): 9.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.80% Median travel time to work: 28.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 32.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) opens in Dillon County on Tuesday at 9 a.
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The company will specifically give the final design for the roadway between I-95 and US Route 501 in Dillon County, South Carolina, near the town of Latta.
In order to develop another inland facility, the agency is looking at an industrial park in Dillon County between Dillon and Latta, where shipping containers can be transferred between trucks and trains serving the Port of Charleston about 140 miles to the south.
Wyman-Gordon announced a new plant in Dillon County in October, bringing 400 jobs to a building that Santee Cooper s loan program helped build.
This project is an 11-mile segment located in Dillon County where the new highway intersects with I-95.