When was Dillon founded?
And, it is the home of the 835-acre Little Pee Dee State Park, ideal for hiking, camping, picnicking and fishing. The county is known for its fine golf courses and hunting opportunities as well. Click on the links above for more information on what Dillon has to offer.
Who founded Dillon South Carolina?
It was established on December 22, 1888. Both the name of the city and county comes from James W. Dillon, an early settler and key figure in bringing a railroad through the area. The population was 6,788 in the 2010 U.S. census.
Where is Dillon County?
Is Dillon SC Safe?
Is Dillon, SC Safe? The F grade means the rate of crime is much higher than the average US city. Dillon is in the 6th percentile for safety, meaning 94% of cities are safer and 6% of cities are more dangerous.
What is Dillon SC ZIP code?
Population in 2019: 6,326 ( 99% urban, 1% rural ).
What is historic about Dillon South Carolina?
Rich in History Dillon (1826-1913), an Irishman who settled there, prospered and headed a local movement to bring in the railroad which resulted in construction of the Wilson Short Cut Railroad (later part of the Atlantic Coastline RR). The county seat was also named for him.