Hillsboro, Kansas Population 2021

2,790
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Hillsboro is a city located in Marion County Kansas. With a 2020 population of 2,790, it is the 91st largest city in Kansas and the 6470th largest city in the United States . Hillsboro is currently declining at a rate of -0.46% annually and its population has decreased by -6.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,993 in 2010. Hillsboro reached it's highest population of 3,000 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Hillsboro has a population density of 1,142 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hillsboro is $62,208 with a poverty rate of 9.84%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $606 per month, and the median house value is $88,700. The median age in Hillsboro is 37.5 years, 36.2 years for males, and 42.4 years for females.

Hillsboro Demographics

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

  • White: 92.00%
  • Two or more races: 4.33%
  • Black or African American: 1.80%
  • Asian: 1.16%
  • Other race: 0.49%
  • Native American: 0.21%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hillsboro, Kansas is 2,790 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,829.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,993.

Hillsboro, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,61292.00%
Two or More Races1234.33%
Black or African American511.80%
Asian331.16%
Some Other Race140.49%
American Indian and Alaska Native60.21%
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Hillsboro Population by Race

Hillsboro Population Pyramid $2021

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Hillsboro Median Age

37.5


Total

36.2


Male

42.4


Female

Hillsboro Adults

There are 2,426 adults, (653 of whom are seniors) in Hillsboro.

Hillsboro Age Dependency

60.1

Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Hillsboro Sex Ratio

Female

1,446

50.93%

Male

1,393

49.07%

Hillsboro Population by Age

Hillsboro Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hillsboro Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89%11%
All70.6%29.4%
Female62.5%37.5%
Non Family56.8%43.2%
Male15.6%84.4%

70.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hillsboro Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1252.0370.6
Married5282.789
Non Family4881.1956.8
Female642.9762.5
Male451.9115.6

2.59

Average Family Size

2.03

Average Household Size

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Hillsboro Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade854.69%
9th to 12th Grade683.75%
High School Graduate46925.85%
Some College56531.15%
Associates Degree1347.39%
Bachelors Degree31317.25%
Graduate Degree1809.92%
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Hillsboro Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hillsboro Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,6571,537484
2+ Races6462
Hispanic63329
Black33339
Asian1010

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 29.21%.

Hillsboro Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,346$47,386$25,104
Less Than 9th Grade$$63,387$16,528
High School Graduate$34,712$42,847$25,833
Some College$31,493$45,682$24,323
Bachelors Degree$36,538$47,250$32,250
Graduate Degree$49,306$52,833$35,250

$36,346

Average Earnings

$47,386

Average Male

$25,104

Average Female

Hillsboro Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hillsboro Language by Age

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Hillsboro Language

93.83% of Hillsboro residents speak only English, while 6.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.81% of the population.

Hillsboro Language

Hillsboro Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,0931999.51%
Multiple971111.34%
Black221150.00%
Hispanic8455.95%

9.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.05%

Male Poverty Rate

9.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hillsboro

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hillsboro is Black, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hillsboro is Hispanic, with 5.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.47%.

Hillsboro Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.15%
Some College11.18%
High School9.22%
Bachelors or Greater1.03%

Hillsboro Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed23.53%
Male Unemployed20.00%
Male Employed8.79%
Female Employed8.50%

Hillsboro Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hillsboro Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,009$62,208
Families$80,032$83,168
Married Families$83,387-
Non Families$26,250$31,578
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Income by Household Type

Hillsboro Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.2%

Male Marriage Rate

43.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Hillsboro Married by Age and Sex

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Hillsboro 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.

Hillsboro Marital Status by Race

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Hillsboro Marital Status

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156

Number of Veterans

146

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam79
Korea21
First Gulf War14
World War II9
Second Gulf War5

Hillsboro Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+64
65 to 7439
55 to 6425
35 to 5423
18 to 345

Hillsboro Veterans by Age

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Hillsboro Veterans by Race

Hillsboro Veterans by Education

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3.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hillsboro Veterans by Education

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61.4%

Labor Force Participation

60.1%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Hillsboro Employment by Age

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Hillsboro Employment by Race

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Hillsboro 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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67.84%

Born in Hillsboro

98.03%

Native Born

1.97%

Foreign Born

1.62%

Non Citizen

0.35%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.03% of Hillsboro residents were born in the United States, with 67.84% having been born in Kansas. 1.62% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Hillsboro Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,790-13-0.46%
20202,803-13-0.46%
20192,816-13-0.46%
20182,829-9-0.32%
20172,838-18-0.63%
20162,85670.25%
20152,849-33-1.15%
20142,882-9-0.31%
20132,891-39-1.33%
20122,930-37-1.25%
20112,967-33-1.10%
20103,0001460.50%
20002,8541500.54%
19902,704-13-0.05%
19802,717-13-0.05%
19702,7300.00%

Hillsboro Population by Year