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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