Hillsboro, Kansas Population 2020

2,808

Hillsboro is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 2,808, it is the 92nd largest city in Kansas and the 6436th largest city in the United States. Hillsboro is currently declining at a rate of -0.46% annually and its population has decreased by -6.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,993 in 2010. Hillsboro reached it's highest population of 2,998 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Hillsboro has a population density of 1,150 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hillsboro is $60,640 with a poverty rate of 8.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $603 per month, and the median house value is $84,400. The median age in Hillsboro is 36.9 years, 36.5 years for males, and 41.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.3 males.

Hillsboro Demographics

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

  • White: 92.53%
  • Two or more races: 5.09%
  • Black or African American: 0.98%
  • Asian: 0.67%
  • Other race: 0.60%
  • Native American: 0.14%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hillsboro, Kansas is 2,808, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,834.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,993.

Hillsboro, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,63892.53%
Two or More Races1455.09%
Black or African American280.98%
Asian190.67%
Some Other Race170.60%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.14%

Hillsboro Population Pyramid 2020

Hillsboro Median Age

36.9


Total

36.5


Male

41.1


Female

Hillsboro Adults

There are 2,417 adults, (656 of whom are seniors) in Hillsboro.

Hillsboro Age Dependency

61.9

Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Hillsboro Sex Ratio

Female

1,452

50.93%

Male

1,399

49.07%

Hillsboro Households and Families

Hillsboro Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hillsboro Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.1%11.9%
All74.4%25.6%
Female65.6%34.4%
Non Family63.4%36.6%
Male21.7%78.3%

74.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0732.1574.4
Married5482.8188.1
Non Family4151.1563.4
Female643.0365.6
Male462.0721.7

2.69

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hillsboro Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1126.20%
9th to 12th Grade713.93%
High School Graduate44324.52%
Some College52429.00%
Associates Degree1397.69%
Bachelors Degree34218.93%
Graduate Degree1769.74%

Hillsboro Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6541,522518
Multiple Races8281
Hispanic577
Black1818

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 31.32%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,057$47,115$23,713
Less Than High School$$63,304$
High School Grad$35,893$45,000$19,323
Some College$31,311$41,875$24,890
Bachelors Degree$36,188$51,429$23,125
Graduate Degree$46,667$50,208$

$35,057

Average Earnings

$47,115

Average Male

$23,713

Average Female

Hillsboro Language

Hillsboro Language by Age

Hillsboro Language

95.69% of Hillsboro residents speak only English, while 4.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.45% of the population.

Hillsboro Poverty

Hillsboro Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,0891748.33%
Multiple1151412.17%
Black1414100.00%
Hispanic9933.03%

8.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.76%

Male Poverty Rate

8.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hillsboro

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hillsboro is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hillsboro is Hispanic, with 3.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.20%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.24%
Some College10.37%
High School5.08%
Bachelors or Greater1.19%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed28.57%
Female Unemployed10.42%
Male Employed6.66%
Female Employed6.17%

Hillsboro Income

Hillsboro Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,785$60,640
Families$71,724$75,253
Married Families$77,500-
Non Families$26,550$33,587

Hillsboro Marital Status

Hillsboro Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.4%

Male Marriage Rate

49.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Hillsboro Married by Age and Sex

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

Hillsboro Veterans

168

Number of Veterans

161

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam72
Korea24
Second Gulf War19
First Gulf War13
World War II9

$Hillsboro Veterans by Education

3.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hillsboro Employment Status

61.9%

Labor Force Participation

59.4%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Hillsboro Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

72.22%

Born in Kansas

97.86%

Native Born

2.14%

Foreign Born

1.47%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.86% of Hillsboro residents were born in the United States, with 72.22% having been born in Kansas. 1.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,808-13-0.46%
20192,821-13-0.46%
20182,834-7-0.25%
20172,841-13-0.46%
20162,85460.21%
20152,848-33-1.15%
20142,881-10-0.35%
20132,891-36-1.23%
20122,927-38-1.28%
20112,965-33-1.10%
20102,9981440.49%
20002,8541500.54%
19902,704-13-0.05%
19802,717-13-0.05%
19702,7300.00%