Dillon occupies a total area of about 13 sq. kms. located at an elevated height of about 113 ft. from the ground level. Dillon also serves as the County seat. There are a number of attractive places in and around Dillon. Local inhabitants are primarily involved with health care, education and the transportation sector in and around the region. There are also some notable residential neighborhoods located in the vicinity. Tourism is another important economic activity of the town.