Hill City, Minnesota Population 2021

579
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Hill City is a city located in Aitkin County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 579, it is the 459th largest city in Minnesota and the 12697th largest city in the United States . Hill City is currently declining at a rate of -0.52% annually and its population has decreased by -8.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 633 in 2010. Hill City reached it's highest population of 628 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Hill City has a population density of 520 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hill City is $43,379 with a poverty rate of 17.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $609 per month, and the median house value is $85,300. The median age in Hill City is 34 years, 31.3 years for males, and 37.9 years for females.

Hill City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hill City was:

  • White: 86.85%
  • Two or more races: 9.48%
  • Native American: 2.45%
  • Black or African American: 1.07%
  • Asian: 0.15%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Hill City, Minnesota is 579 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 588.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 633.

Hill City, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White56886.85%
Two or More Races629.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native162.45%
Black or African American71.07%
Asian10.15%
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Hill City Population by Race

Hill City Population Pyramid $2021

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Hill City Median Age

34


Total

31.3


Male

37.9


Female

Hill City Adults

There are 460 adults, (127 of whom are seniors) in Hill City.

Hill City Age Dependency

96.4

Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

58.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Hill City Sex Ratio

Female

360

55.05%

Male

294

44.95%

Hill City Population by Age

Hill City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hill City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married100%0%
Non Family56.2%43.8%
All56.2%43.8%
Female12.5%87.5%
Male0%100%

56.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hill City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3241.9856.2
Non Family1691.256.2
Married792.67100
Female642.7712.5
Male124.170

2.65

Average Family Size

1.98

Average Household Size

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Hill City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade245.85%
9th to 12th Grade225.37%
High School Graduate13432.68%
Some College15938.78%
Associates Degree4611.22%
Bachelors Degree153.66%
Graduate Degree102.44%
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Hill City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hill City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White36832219
2+ Races26266
Native American1616

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 23.08%.

Hill City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,489$31,131$28,864
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$55,083$23,750
Some College$30,489$30,298$32,500
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,489

Average Earnings

$31,131

Average Male

$28,864

Average Female

Hill City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hill City Language by Age

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Hill City Language

98.86% of Hill City residents speak only English, while 1.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 1.14% of the population.

Hill City Language

Hill City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White56510518.58%
Multiple53611.32%

17.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.22%

Male Poverty Rate

26.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hill City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hill City is White, with 18.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hill City is Multiple, with 11.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.53%.

Hill City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade36.96%
Bachelors or Greater24.00%
High School17.16%
Some College6.83%

Hill City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed18.75%
Male Unemployed13.79%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Hill City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hill City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,083$43,379
Families$47,188$52,922
Married Families$69,844-
Non Families$27,011$29,663
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Income by Household Type

Hill City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

31.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.6%

Male Marriage Rate

27.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Hill City Married by Age and Sex

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Hill City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Hill City Marital Status by Race

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Hill City Marital Status

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59

Number of Veterans

55

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam20
First Gulf War14
Second Gulf War13
Korea5
World War II

Hill City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+21
18 to 3413
55 to 6410
65 to 748
35 to 547

Hill City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4510.79%
Native American956.25%
2+ Races519.23%

Hill City Veterans by Race

Hill City Veterans by Education

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5.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hill City Veterans by Education

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57.5%

Labor Force Participation

50.9%

Employment Rate

11.4%

Unemployment Rate

Hill City Employment by Age

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Hill City Employment by Race

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Hill City Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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77.68%

Born in Hill City

99.85%

Native Born

0.15%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.15%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.85% of Hill City residents were born in the United States, with 77.68% having been born in Minnesota. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Hill City Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021579-3-0.52%
2020582-3-0.51%
2019585-3-0.51%
2018588-1-0.17%
2017589-4-0.67%
2016593-7-1.17%
2015600-6-0.99%
2014606-3-0.49%
2013609-10-1.62%
2012619-9-1.43%
20116280.00%
20106280.00%

Hill City Population by Year