Hillcrest is a city located in Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,204, it is the 628th largest city in Illinois and the 13847th largest city in the United States. Hillcrest is currently declining at a rate of -0.82% annually and its population has decreased by -1.63% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,224 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Hillcrest has a population density of 380 people per square mile.
The average household income in Hillcrest is $76,056 with a poverty rate of 7.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $946 per month, and the median house value is $120,300. The median age in Hillcrest is 35.7 years, 40.1 years for males, and 31.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hillcrestwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.73%.
67.14% of Hillcrest residents speak only English, while 32.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 31.19% of the population.
Overall Poverty Rate
Male Poverty Rate
Female Poverty Rate
The race most likely to be in poverty in Hillcrest is White, with 5.09% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Hillcrest is Hispanic, with 10.46% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.28%.
Veteran Poverty Rate
Veteran Disability Rate
Labor Force Participation
Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Hillcrest
77.87% of Hillcrest residents were born in the United States, with 59.99% having been born in Illinois. 10.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.