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on the internet since 2001.
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Statistics & Facts
The population of Dillsburg is approximately 2,321 (2005).
The amount of land area in Dillsburg is 2.048 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Dillsburg to Washington DC is 83 miles.
The distance to the Pennsylvania state capital is 14 miles. (as the crow
Dillsburg is positioned 40.11 degrees north of the equator and 77.03
degrees west of the prime meridian.
Dillsburg's History - From the Community
In consideration of the exemplary service of Capt. Matthew Dill,
Proprietaries and governors of the province of Pennsylvania granted
him a tract of 504 acres. Early settlement took place on this land
nestled in the foothills of the beautiful and historic Blue Ridge
Mountains. Dillsburg was eventually laid out on a portion of that land,
then owned by heirs of Capt. Dill.
Dillsburg is situated at the convergence of major transportation routes
which once made the community a focal point for area agricultural
products being moved to market. Dillsburg's population neared 200 at its
incorporation in 1833.
Currently, Dillsburg is a growing community uniting surrounding areas
with its community activities, Annual Farmer's Fair, and now-famous
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