Hillsboro, Ohio Population 2021

6,606
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Hillsboro is a city located in Highland County Ohio. It is also the county seat of Highland County. With a 2020 population of 6,606, it is the 219th largest city in Ohio and the 4081st largest city in the United States . Hillsboro is currently growing at a rate of 0.40% annually and its population has increased by 0.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,605 in 2010. Hillsboro reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 5 miles, Hillsboro has a population density of 1,207 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hillsboro is $45,682 with a poverty rate of 23.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $639 per month, and the median house value is $105,700. The median age in Hillsboro is 40.9 years, 36.7 years for males, and 45.1 years for females.

Hillsboro Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hillsborowas:

  • White: 92.62%
  • Black or African American: 2.88%
  • Two or more races: 2.00%
  • Other race: 1.04%
  • Native American: 1.03%
  • Asian: 0.43%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hillsboro, Ohio is 6,606 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,554.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,605.

Hillsboro, Ohio Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,05292.62%
Black or African American1882.88%
Two or More Races1312.00%
Some Other Race681.04%
American Indian and Alaska Native671.03%
Asian280.43%
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Hillsboro Population by Race

Hillsboro Population Pyramid $2021

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Hillsboro Median Age

40.9


Total

36.7


Male

45.1


Female

Hillsboro Adults

There are 5,067 adults, (1,523 of whom are seniors) in Hillsboro.

Hillsboro Age Dependency

84.4

Age Dependency Ratio

43

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Hillsboro Sex Ratio

Female

3,562

54.51%

Male

2,972

45.49%

Hillsboro Population by Age

Hillsboro Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hillsboro Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female30.3%69.7%
Male35.7%64.3%
Non Family35.9%64.1%
All45.4%54.6%
Married63.9%36.1%

45.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hillsboro Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8462.1645.4
Non Family1,2371.0735.9
Married1,0393.0363.9
Female3432.7830.3
Male2273.1835.7

2.83

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

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Hillsboro Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1312.90%
9th to 12th Grade58512.94%
High School Graduate2,03645.03%
Some College73716.30%
Associates Degree2756.08%
Bachelors Degree3668.10%
Graduate Degree3918.65%
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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
White4,1573,499717
Black173144
Native American6747
Other Race5050
2+ Races463712
Asian282828
Hispanic2626

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Hillsboro Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,588$31,447$24,510
Less Than 9th Grade$19,926$18,958$25,714
High School Graduate$23,418$30,313$9,449
Some College$26,281$28,713$25,000
Bachelors Degree$43,000$44,286$42,308
Graduate Degree$63,143$210,183$62,037

$28,588

Average Earnings

$31,447

Average Male

$24,510

Average Female

Hillsboro Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hillsboro Language by Age

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Hillsboro Language

99.32% of Hillsboro residents speak only English, while 0.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.46% of the population.

Hillsboro Language

Hillsboro Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,6781,22421.56%
Multiple1047572.12%
Native6262100.00%
Hispanic994646.46%
Black1743520.11%
Other682435.29%

23.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.90%

Male Poverty Rate

26.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hillsboro

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hillsboro is Black, with 20.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.00%.

Hillsboro Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade39.19%
High School21.88%
Some College17.03%
Bachelors or Greater3.43%

Hillsboro Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed89.80%
Male Unemployed32.35%
Male Employed10.92%
Female Employed8.03%

Hillsboro Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hillsboro Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$32,095$45,682
Families$41,431$57,534
Married Families$50,694-
Non Families$17,544$27,445
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Income by Household Type

Hillsboro Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.6%

Male Marriage Rate

38.3%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Hillsboro Marital Status by Race

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Hillsboro Marital Status

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527

Number of Veterans

507

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam169
First Gulf War83
Second Gulf War55
Korea39
World War II26

Hillsboro Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+149
35 to 54133
65 to 74114
55 to 6497
18 to 3434

Hillsboro Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White48510.39%
Black3720.90%
2+ Races56.67%

Hillsboro Veterans by Race

Hillsboro Veterans by Education

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7.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hillsboro Veterans by Education

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47.2%

Labor Force Participation

44.1%

Employment Rate

6.6%

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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83.76%

Born in Hillsboro

99.16%

Native Born

0.84%

Foreign Born

0.63%

Non Citizen

0.21%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.16% of Hillsboro residents were born in the United States, with 83.76% having been born in Ohio. 0.63% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Hillsboro Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20216,606260.40%
20206,580260.40%
20196,554260.40%
20186,528270.42%
20176,501-18-0.28%
20166,51920.03%
20156,517-12-0.18%
20146,529-18-0.27%
20136,547430.66%
20126,504-65-0.99%
20116,569-31-0.47%
20106,6002320.36%
20006,3681330.21%
19906,235-121-0.19%
19806,3567721.30%
19705,5841100.20%
19605,4743480.66%
19505,1264130.84%
19404,7136731.55%
19304,040-316-0.75%
19204,356600.14%
19104,296-239-0.54%
19004,5359152.28%
18903,6203861.13%
18803,2344161.39%
18702,8180.00%

Hillsboro Population by Year