Hillsboro, Missouri Population 2023

3,668

Hillsboro is a city located in Jefferson County Missouri. It is also the county seat of Jefferson County. With a 2023 population of 3,668, it is the 180th largest city in Missouri and the 7944th largest city in the United States.Hillsboro is currently growing at a rate of 1.80% annually and its population has increased by 5.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,473 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Hillsboro has a population density of 955 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hillsboro is $73,329 with a poverty rate of 13.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Hillsboro is 28.9 years, 27.5 years for males, and 32.5 years for females.

Hillsboro Demographics

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

  • White: 91.69%
  • Black or African American: 3.05%
  • Two or more races: 2.58%
  • Asian: 1.29%
  • Other race: 1.17%
  • Native American: 0.22%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hillsboro, Missouri is 3,668 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 3,473.

Hillsboro, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Asian

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Hillsboro Population by Race

Hillsboro Population Pyramid 2023

Hillsboro Median Age

28.9

Total

27.5

Male

32.5

Female

Hillsboro Adults

There are 2,405 adults, (341 of whom are seniors) in Hillsboro.

Hillsboro Age Dependency

57.5

Age Dependency Ratio

16.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41

Child Dependency Ratio

Hillsboro Sex Ratio

Female1,51746.66%
Male1,73453.34%

Hillsboro Population by Age

Hillsboro Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.43

Average Family Size

2.82

Average Household Size

62.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Hillsboro Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Hillsboro Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hillsboro Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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 other race people with a rate of 29.41%.

Hillsboro Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$42,642

Average Earnings

$46,058

Average Male

$36,469

Average Female

Hillsboro Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hillsboro Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Hillsboro Language

96.16% of Hillsboro residents speak only English, while 3.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.67% of the population.

Hillsboro Language

Hillsboro Poverty by Race

rate

13.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.66%

Male Poverty Rate

13.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hillsboro

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hillsboro is Other, with 41.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hillsboro is Black, with 1.01% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.33%.

Hillsboro Poverty

Hillsboro Poverty Rate by Education

Hillsboro Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hillsboro Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Hillsboro Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

42.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.2%

Male Marriage Rate

46.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Hillsboro Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Hillsboro Marriage

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

Hillsboro Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Hillsboro Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

215

Number of Veterans

195

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

Hillsboro Veterans by War

Hillsboro Veterans by Age

count

Hillsboro Veterans by Race

Hillsboro Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

13.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hillsboro Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

57.2%

Labor Force Participation

54.3%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Hillsboro Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Hillsboro Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Hillsboro Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

74.20%

Born in Hillsboro

91.91%

Native Born

1.70%

Foreign Born

1.04%

Non Citizen

0.66%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.91% of Hillsboro residents were born in the United States, with 74.20% having been born in Missouri. 1.04% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Hillsboro Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Hillsboro Population by Year