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Dillon County, South Carolina (SC)

County population in 2017: 31,904 (30% urban, 70% rural); it was 30,722 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,845
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,063
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 8,062
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,015 (it was 3,137 in 2000)
% of renters here:

28%
State:

31%

Land area: 405 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 79 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Dillon County: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (35.3%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (18.3%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (12.7%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (12.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 69%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 31%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Dillon County, SC (2017)
    • 14,68747.8%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 14,68247.8%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 8872.9%Hispanic or Latino
    • 7802.5%Two or more races
    • 5801.9%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1050.3%Asian alone
    • 130.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

37.8 years
South Carolina median age:

39.4 years
Males: 14,936  (46.8%)
Females: 16,968  (53.2%)
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Average household size:
Dillon County:

2.0 people
South Carolina:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $31,997 ($26,630 in 1999)
This county:

$31,997
South Carolina:

$50,570

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $377 (lower quartile is $278, upper quartile is $440)
This county:

$377
State:

$665


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $73,169 (it was $50,000 in 2000)
Dillon:

$73,169
South Carolina:

$161,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $37,653 - $129,659
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $853
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $317

Institutionalized population: 359

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 5
  • Rapes: 5
  • Robberies: 27
  • Assaults: 153
  • Burglaries: 341
  • Thefts: 467
  • Auto thefts: 98

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 3
  • Rapes: 13
  • Robberies: 37
  • Assaults: 134
  • Burglaries: 323
  • Thefts: 605
  • Auto thefts: 119
Dillon County, SC map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 32 buildings, average cost: $63,900
  • 1998: 46 buildings, average cost: $83,800
  • 1999: 58 buildings, average cost: $106,800
  • 2000: 40 buildings, average cost: $100,300
  • 2001: 49 buildings, average cost: $111,200
  • 2002: 45 buildings, average cost: $106,100
  • 2003: 52 buildings, average cost: $107,700
  • 2004: 57 buildings, average cost: $107,600
  • 2005: 61 buildings, average cost: $106,600
  • 2006: 48 buildings, average cost: $108,400
  • 2007: 38 buildings, average cost: $107,300
  • 2008: 28 buildings, average cost: $109,200
  • 2009: 18 buildings, average cost: $109,000
  • 2010: 15 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 2011: 14 buildings, average cost: $104,500
  • 2012: 17 buildings, average cost: $104,200
  • 2013: 20 buildings, average cost: $104,100
  • 2014: 19 buildings, average cost: $104,100
  • 2015: 19 buildings, average cost: $104,600
  • 2016: 23 buildings, average cost: $104,500
  • 2017: 25 buildings, average cost: $104,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Dillon, SC residents
Average permit cost in Dillon, SC
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $468 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $348 (0.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Dillon, SC in 2017
Distribution of house value in Dillon, SC in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Dillon, SC in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 28.3%
Dillon County:

28.3%
South Carolina:

15.4%
(18.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.6% for Black residents, 49.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.1% for American Indian residents, 68.9% for other race residents, 55.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 37.8 years old
(Males: 36.0 years old, Females: 39.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45.1 years old, Black residents: 33.5 years old, American Indian residents: 35.1 years old, Asian residents: 41.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 18.9 years old, Other race residents: 16.0 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Dillon County is $406 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $481 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $601 a month.

Cities in this county include: Dillon, Hamer, Little Rock, Latta, Lake View.

Dillon County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Neighboring counties: Arkansas County, Arkansas , Bartow County, Georgia , Clark County, Arkansas , Coahoma County, Mississippi , Comanche County, Oklahoma , Jackson County, Alabama , Montgomery County, Arkansas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.7%
South Carolina:

3.3%

Unemployment by year in Dillon, SC
County total employment by year in Dillon, SC
County average yearly wages by year in Dillon, SC

Current college students: 835
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 73.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 11.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 875 (46.7% naturalized citizens)

Dillon County:

2.7%
Whole state:

4.9%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 72010 or later
  • 5662000 to 2009
  • 1651990 to 1999
  • 761980 to 1989
  • 101970 to 1979
  • 24Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 67.5%

Dillon County marital status for males Dillon County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,805
  • One, attached: 60
  • Two: 306
  • 3 or 4: 435
  • 5 to 9: 194
  • 10 to 19: 61
  • 20 to 49: 27
  • 50 or more: 21
  • Mobile homes: 5,109

Housing units in Dillon County with a mortgage: 3,145 (40 second mortgage, 204 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,272

Here:

42.9% with mortgage
State:

57.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Dillon County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,79948
Black Protestant2,64515
Mainline Protestant2,59224
Other1,155-
Catholic1281
None13,743-
Dillon County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Dillon County:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
This county:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Dillon County:

7.83 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 21
This county:

6.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Dillon County:

13.1%
South Carolina:

10.6%

Adult obesity rate:
Dillon County:

33.6%
State:

29.4%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.3%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Dillon County:

Average size of farms: 570 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $351,508
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $291.33
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.12%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 67.08%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $304,577
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 69.69%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $179,402
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 83.25%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 1.36
Corn for grain: 8153 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 20945 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 23554 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 36710 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 186 acres

Earthquake activity:

Dillon County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Carolina state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 112.9 miles away from Dillon County center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 182.9 miles away from the county center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 102.8 miles away from the county center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 141.7 miles away from the county center
On 4/13/1998 at 09:56:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 65.0 miles away from Dillon County center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 38.3 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • South Carolina Hurricane Matthew, Incident Period: October 04, 2016 to October 30, 2016, Emergency Declared EM-3378: October 06, 2016, FEMA Id: 3378, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • South Carolina Hurricane Matthew, Incident Period: October 04, 2016 to October 30, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4286: October 11, 2016, FEMA Id: 4286, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • South Carolina Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: October 01, 2015 to October 23, 2015, Emergency Declared EM-3373: October 03, 2015, FEMA Id: 3373, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • South Carolina Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: October 01, 2015 to October 23, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4241: October 05, 2015, FEMA Id: 4241, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • South Carolina Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: February 10, 2014 to February 19, 2014, Emergency Declared EM-3369: February 12, 2014, FEMA Id: 3369, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • South Carolina Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: February 10, 2014 to February 15, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4166: March 12, 2014, FEMA Id: 4166, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • South Carolina Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3233: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3233, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • South Carolina Tropical Storm Frances, Incident Period: September 06, 2004 to October 11, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1566: October 07, 2004, FEMA Id: 1566, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • South Carolina Severe Ice Storm, Incident Period: January 26, 2004 to January 30, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1509: February 13, 2004, FEMA Id: 1509, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm
  • South Carolina Winter Storms, Incident Period: January 22, 2000 to February 01, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1313: January 31, 2000, FEMA Id: 1313, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • 4 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Dillon County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Winter Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Dillon

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 7,504 (73.1%)
  • Carpooled: 2,096 (20.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 31 (0.3%)
  • Bicycle: 43 (0.4%)
  • Walked: 113 (1.1%)
  • Worked at home: 528 (5.1%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Africa, n.e.c. (55%)
  • Mexico (39%)
  • Philippines (6%)
  • Japan (5%)
  • Korea (2%)
  • Egypt (1%)
  • Other Eastern Africa (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Dillon County


  • American (10%)
  • English (10%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • African (3%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • Italian (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Dillon County, South Carolina in 2000:

  • 250 people in nursing homes
  • 82 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 48 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 24 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 20 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 3 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms

People in group quarters in Dillon County, South Carolina in 2010:

  • 188 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 171 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 66 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 18 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 8 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $37,110.

4.23% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($19,678 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.23%
South Carolina average:

7.95%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.41% relocated from other counties in South Carolina ($6,420 average AGI)
1.82% relocated from other states ($13,258 average AGI)
Dillon County:

1.82%
South Carolina average:

4.20%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Marion County, SC  0.69% ($22,176 average AGI)
from Florence County, SC  0.66% ($27,246)
from Horry County, SC  0.38% ($25,342)
from Robeson County, NC  0.31% ($23,839)


4.64% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,686 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.64%
South Carolina average:

6.98%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.88% relocated to other counties in South Carolina ($21,500 average AGI)
1.76% relocated to other states ($11,186 average AGI)
Dillon County:

1.76%
South Carolina average:

3.18%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Marion County, SC  0.74% ($28,757 average AGI)
to Florence County, SC  0.67% ($32,940)
to Horry County, SC  0.37% ($47,595)
to Robeson County, NC  0.36% ($23,528)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.7

Births per 1000 population in Dillon County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Dillon County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.9

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Dillon County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 20.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Dillon County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Dillon County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Dillon County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Dillon County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Dillon County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Dillon County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 5,085 (3,619 aged, 1,466 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 628 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Dillon County, South Carolina in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (365)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (297)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (268)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (266)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (191)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (178)
  • Unspecified dementia (168)
  • Congestive heart failure (130)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (112)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (106)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 23%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 19%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 3.2
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 15,801
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 275
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 71,293

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,698
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,136
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 10

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 17
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 58

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 3

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1
Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 102.1. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 31,904
  • In family households: 27,139 (3,201 male householders, 4,151 female householders)
    4,564 spouses, 10,963 children (10,200 natural, 507 adopted, 283 stepchildren), 1,976 grandchildren, 465 brothers or sisters, 445 parents, 777 other relatives, 605 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,348 (1,729 male householders (1,537 living alone)), 2,062 female householders (1,859 living alone)), 558 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 428

Size of family households: 3,211 2-persons, 1,769 3-persons, 1,326 4-persons, 621 5-persons, 276 6-persons, 139 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,395 1-person, 372 2-persons, 29 3-persons, 2 4-persons, 6 5-persons.

3,477 married couples with children.
2,726 single-parent households (297 men, 2,429 women).

95.2% of residents of Dillon speak English at home.
2.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 25% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
1.1% of residents speak other language at home (57% speak English very well, 32% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $204,462,000 ($6,535 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,144,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $70,711,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $46,057,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $4,238,000
Federal grants: $77,626,000
Federal procurement contracts: $795,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,035,000 ($684,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,213,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,245,000
Federal Government insurance: $16,149,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,733
Here:

88 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,817
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

46 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +111
Here:

+4 per 1000 residents
State:

+9 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -725
Here -23 per 1000 residents
State +27 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Dillon County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 4.87 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.5

Year house built in Dillon County, South Carolina
  • Year house built in Dillon County, South Carolina
  • 1392014 or later
  • 2612010 to 2013
  • 1,2462000 to 2009
  • 2,8661990 to 1999
  • 2,6031980 to 1989
  • 2,8501970 to 1979
  • 1,2541960 to 1969
  • 1,2801950 to 1959
  • 7191940 to 1949
  • 5651939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Dillon County, South Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Dillon County, South Carolina
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Dillon County, South Carolina
  • 131 room
  • 52 rooms
  • 493 rooms
  • 5964 rooms
  • 2,2455 rooms
  • 1,8926 rooms
  • 1,1187 rooms
  • 7898 rooms
  • 6509+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Dillon County, South Carolina
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Dillon County, South Carolina
  • 251 room
  • 242 rooms
  • 4203 rooms
  • 9294 rooms
  • 1,2185 rooms
  • 7366 rooms
  • 2347 rooms
  • 1148 rooms
  • 359+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Dillon County, South Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Dillon County, South Carolina
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Dillon County, South Carolina
  • 15no bedroom
  • 291 bedroom
  • 1,0592 bedrooms
  • 4,8013 bedrooms
  • 1,1954 bedrooms
  • 2475+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Dillon County, South Carolina
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Dillon County, South Carolina
  • 103no bedroom
  • 3301 bedroom
  • 1,2372 bedrooms
  • 1,8483 bedrooms
  • 2074 bedrooms
  • 475+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Dillon County, South Carolina in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Dillon County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Dillon County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 334no vehicle
  • 2,1801 vehicle
  • 2,6422 vehicles
  • 1,4233 vehicles
  • 3824 vehicles
  • 4025+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Dillon County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Dillon County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 972no vehicle
  • 1,7761 vehicle
  • 8752 vehicles
  • 883 vehicles
  • 174 vehicles
  • 175+ vehicles

90.6% of Dillon County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 40% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 62% lived in South Carolina.

Dillon County:

90.6%
State average:

85.5%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 24,743
  • Other state: 5,805
  • Northeast: 1,815
  • Midwest: 296
  • South: 3,342
  • West: 325
Year householders moved into unit in Dillon County, SC
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Dillon County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 81.0%Electricity
  • 9.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.1%Utility gas
  • 1.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Wood
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 82.8%Electricity
  • 7.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.2%Utility gas
  • 1.5%No fuel used
  • 1.1%Wood
  • 0.4%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 161
Here:

4.1%
South Carolina:

9.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 40
Here:

2.5%
South Carolina:

8.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 184
Here:

13.9%
South Carolina:

19.9%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Dillon County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $368,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,875,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,683,000
    Regular Highways: $1,056,000
    Parks and Recreation: $29,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $4,450,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,740,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,666,000
    Police Protection: $2,541,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,322,000
    Regular Highways: $1,966,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,549,000
    Financial Administration: $1,490,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $837,000
    General Public Buildings: $604,000
    Libraries: $512,000
    Health - Other: $389,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $258,000
    Parks and Recreation: $198,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $167,000
    Air Transportation: $44,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
    Transit Utilities: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $19,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $89,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,263,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,245,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,088,000
    Interest Earnings: $939,000
    General Revenue - Other: $503,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $169,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,160,000
    Solid Waste Management: $738,000
    Police Protection: $266,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $215,000
    General - Other: $50,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,276,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $6,551,000
    Other: $142,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,872,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,348,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $334,000

Dillon County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $368,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,875,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,683,000
    Regular Highways: $1,056,000
    Parks and Recreation: $29,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $4,450,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,740,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,666,000
    Police Protection: $2,541,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,322,000
    Regular Highways: $1,966,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,549,000
    Financial Administration: $1,490,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $837,000
    General Public Buildings: $604,000
    Libraries: $512,000
    Health - Other: $389,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $258,000
    Parks and Recreation: $198,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $167,000
    Air Transportation: $44,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
    Transit Utilities: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $19,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $89,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,263,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,245,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,088,000
    Interest Earnings: $939,000
    General Revenue - Other: $503,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $169,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,160,000
    Solid Waste Management: $738,000
    Police Protection: $266,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $215,000
    General - Other: $50,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,276,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $6,551,000
    Other: $142,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,872,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,348,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $334,000

Dillon County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $368,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,875,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,683,000
    Regular Highways: $1,056,000
    Parks and Recreation: $29,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $4,450,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,740,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,666,000
    Police Protection: $2,541,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,322,000
    Regular Highways: $1,966,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,549,000
    Financial Administration: $1,490,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $837,000
    General Public Buildings: $604,000
    Libraries: $512,000
    Health - Other: $389,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $258,000
    Parks and Recreation: $198,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $167,000
    Air Transportation: $44,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
    Transit Utilities: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $19,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $89,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,263,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,245,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,088,000
    Interest Earnings: $939,000
    General Revenue - Other: $503,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $169,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,160,000
    Solid Waste Management: $738,000
    Police Protection: $266,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $215,000
    General - Other: $50,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,276,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $6,551,000
    Other: $142,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,872,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,348,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $334,000

Dillon County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $368,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,875,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,683,000
    Regular Highways: $1,056,000
    Parks and Recreation: $29,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $4,450,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,740,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,666,000
    Police Protection: $2,541,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,322,000
    Regular Highways: $1,966,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,549,000
    Financial Administration: $1,490,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $837,000
    General Public Buildings: $604,000
    Libraries: $512,000
    Health - Other: $389,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $258,000
    Parks and Recreation: $198,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $167,000
    Air Transportation: $44,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
    Transit Utilities: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $19,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $89,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,263,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,245,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,088,000
    Interest Earnings: $939,000
    General Revenue - Other: $503,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $169,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,160,000
    Solid Waste Management: $738,000
    Police Protection: $266,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $215,000
    General - Other: $50,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,276,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $6,551,000
    Other: $142,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,872,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,348,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $334,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,736
  • Number of aged recipients: 234
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,502
  • Number of recipients under 18: 265
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 938
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 533
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 723
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 766
Most common first names in Dillon County, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James25767.9 years
Mary20174.7 years
John19771.1 years
Willie13768.7 years
William12767.5 years
Robert11568.8 years
Annie11075.7 years
Henry6672.8 years
George6067.1 years
Charles5664.0 years
Most common last names in Dillon County, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bethea25673.2 years
Hayes14972.5 years
Johnson12572.3 years
Page12169.0 years
Smith10373.6 years
Jackson10170.8 years
Rogers9370.3 years
Davis9067.3 years
Williams8870.5 years
Moody8275.9 years
Businesses in Dillon County, SC
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Lane Furniture3
Arby's1McDonald's2
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Best Western1Quality1
Burger King1RadioShack1
CVS1Rite Aid1
Comfort Inn1Subway2
Dairy Queen1Super 81
Days Inn1T-Mobile1
Dennys1True Value1
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul3
Dunkin Donuts1U.S. Cellular1
Econo Lodge1UPS3
FedEx2Waffle House1
H&R Block1Walgreens1
Hardee's1Walmart1
KFC1Wendy's2
La-Z-Boy1