Dillon county


Dillon, county, eastern South Carolina, U.S. It lies in a fertile tobacco-growing region of the Coastal Plain. North Carolina forms the northeastern border, the Lumber River the southeastern border, and the Great Pee Dee River the southwestern border. The county is also drained by the Little Pee Dee River and includes Little Pee Dee State Park. Its river regions are swampy. During the American Civil War, Maple Swamp was a refuge for Confederate army deserters. The county was formed in 1910 and named for J.W. Dillon, an early settler. The county seat is Dillon.

In 2019, Dillon County, SC had a population of 30.7k people with a median age of 37.7 and a median household income of $30,812. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Dillon County, SC declined from 30,871 to 30,689, a −0.59% decrease and its median household income grew from $29,362 to $30,812, a 4.94% increase.

98% of the residents in Dillon County, SC are U.S. citizens.

In 2019, the median property value in Dillon County, SC was $79,300, and the homeownership rate was 59.4%. Most people in Dillon County, SC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Dillon County, SC was 2 cars per household.

Dillon County, SC borders Columbus County, NC, Robeson County, NC, Florence County, SC, Horry County, SC, Marion County, SC, and Marlboro County, SC.

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