Hillsboro, Missouri Population 2020

3,284

Hillsboro is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 3,284, it is the 177th largest city in Missouri and the 5956th largest city in the United States. Hillsboro is currently growing at a rate of 1.51% annually and its population has increased by 16.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,821 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Hillsboro has a population density of 855 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hillsboro is $64,226 with a poverty rate of 15.25%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $799 per month, and the median house value is $141,800. The median age in Hillsboro is 31.2 years, 28.7 years for males, and 32.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 111.5 males.

Hillsboro Demographics

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

  • White: 93.08%
  • Black or African American: 2.71%
  • Two or more races: 2.32%
  • Asian: 0.84%
  • Other race: 0.81%
  • Native American: 0.26%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hillsboro, Missouri is 3,284, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,186.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,821.

Hillsboro, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,89093.08%
Black or African American842.71%
Two or More Races722.32%
Asian260.84%
Some Other Race250.81%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.26%

Hillsboro Population Pyramid 2020

Hillsboro Median Age

31.2


Total

28.7


Male

32.8


Female

Hillsboro Adults

There are 2,315 adults, (273 of whom are seniors) in Hillsboro.

Hillsboro Age Dependency

52.1

Age Dependency Ratio

13.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Hillsboro Sex Ratio

Female

1,468

47.28%

Male

1,637

52.72%

Hillsboro Households and Families

Hillsboro Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hillsboro Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.6%17.4%
All63.1%36.9%
Female59.7%40.3%
Male47.2%52.8%
Non Family35.9%64.1%

63.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9852.7163.1
Married4653.4582.6
Non Family2761.1535.9
Female1913.1859.7
Male532.7447.2

3.24

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hillsboro Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade472.51%
9th to 12th Grade1236.56%
High School Graduate64234.26%
Some College45224.12%
Associates Degree30016.01%
Bachelors Degree1578.38%
Graduate Degree1538.16%

Hillsboro Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,7691,620296
Hispanic3732
Multiple Races2518
Black22168
Other Race21216
Native American88
Asian74

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 black people with a rate of 36.36%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,758$43,516$31,319
Less Than High School$$17,679$
High School Grad$30,917$39,028$25,455
Some College$40,357$46,048$31,813
Bachelors Degree$48,681$$48,889
Graduate Degree$39,722$52,875$38,542

$36,758

Average Earnings

$43,516

Average Male

$31,319

Average Female

Hillsboro Language

Hillsboro Language by Age

Hillsboro Language

97.36% of Hillsboro residents speak only English, while 2.64% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.41% of the population.

Hillsboro Poverty

Hillsboro Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,54339315.45%
Hispanic56814.29%
Other21628.57%
Multiple5911.69%

15.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.17%

Male Poverty Rate

18.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hillsboro

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hillsboro is Other, with 28.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hillsboro is Multiple, with 1.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.16%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.17%
Some College12.48%
High School10.63%
Bachelors or Greater7.09%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed19.35%
Male Unemployed18.60%
Female Employed12.46%
Male Employed5.97%

Hillsboro Income

Hillsboro Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,784$64,226
Families$63,750$66,969
Married Families$82,356-
Non Families$40,750$50,391

Hillsboro Marital Status

Hillsboro Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.5%

Male Marriage Rate

43.5%

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

207

Number of Veterans

192

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War77
Vietnam43
First Gulf War38
World War II5
Korea4

$Hillsboro Veterans by Education

15.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hillsboro Employment Status

58.5%

Labor Force Participation

54.1%

Employment Rate

7.4%

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

81.26%

Born in Missouri

98.84%

Native Born

1.16%

Foreign Born

0.52%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.84% of Hillsboro residents were born in the United States, with 81.26% having been born in Missouri. 0.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,284491.51%
20193,235491.54%
20183,186511.63%
20173,135491.59%
20163,086501.65%
20153,036481.61%
20142,988381.29%
20132,950461.58%
20122,904210.73%
20112,883351.23%
20102,8480.00%