Hillsboro, Texas Population 2022

8,173
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Hillsboro is a city located in Hill County Texas. Hillsboro has a 2020 population of 8,173. It is also the county seat of Hill County. Hillsboro is currently declining at a rate of -0.29% annually and its population has decreased by -0.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,221 in 2010.

The average household income in Hillsboro is $56,355 with a poverty rate of 12.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $818 per month, and the median house value is $85,400. The median age in Hillsboro is 34.6 years, 32 years for males, and 36.8 years for females.

Hillsboro Demographics

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

  • White: 65.59%
  • Black or African American: 16.69%
  • Other race: 8.59%
  • Two or more races: 6.38%
  • Native American: 1.44%
  • Asian: 1.28%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.04%
The current population of Hillsboro, Texas is 8,173 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 8,221.

Hillsboro, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,49965.59%
Black or African American1,39916.69%
American Indian and Alaska Native1211.44%
Asian1071.28%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30.04%
Some Other Race7208.59%
Two or More Races5356.38%
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Hillsboro Population by Race

Hillsboro Population Pyramid 2022

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Hillsboro Median Age

37.5


Total

35


Male

41.2


Female

Hillsboro Adults

There are 6,605 adults, (1,312 of whom are seniors) in Hillsboro.

Hillsboro Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Hillsboro Sex Ratio

Female

4,103

48.94%

Male

4,281

51.06%

Hillsboro Population by Age

Hillsboro Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hillsboro Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.3%31.7%
All53.5%46.5%
Non Family47.3%52.7%
Male36%64%
Female32.1%67.9%

53.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hillsboro Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9252.6453.5
Married1,3253.4268.3
Male2473.2436
Female4523.1332.1
Non Family9011.0947.3

3.25

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

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Hillsboro Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4929.02%
9th to 12th Grade5379.85%
High School Graduate1,94335.63%
Some College1,23722.68%
Associates Degree2955.41%
Bachelors Degree59510.91%
Graduate Degree3546.49%
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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
White2,5432,337702
Native American713216
Other Race46829297
Hispanic1,8001,133189
Asian78287
2+ Races35929915
Black87378327

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.90%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 27.61%.

Hillsboro Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,257$39,919$22,255
Less Than 9th Grade$20,870$25,994$14,327
High School Graduate$31,078$40,240$19,821
Some College$33,917$41,928$27,500
Bachelors Degree$43,867$62,083$25,446
Graduate Degree$60,875$$73,718

$30,257

Average Earnings

$39,919

Average Male

$22,255

Average Female

Hillsboro Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hillsboro Language by Age

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Hillsboro Language

66.77% of Hillsboro residents speak only English, while 33.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 31.28% of the population.

Hillsboro Language

Hillsboro Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,28231424.49%
Hispanic3,07637512.19%
White3,0272789.18%
Other99NaN%

12.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.96%

Male Poverty Rate

14.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hillsboro

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hillsboro is Black, with 24.49% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.95%.

Hillsboro Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.04%
High School13.57%
Some College11.10%
Bachelors or Greater1.18%

Hillsboro Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.79%
Male Unemployed17.53%
Female Employed7.59%
Female Unemployed22.22%

Hillsboro Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hillsboro Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,004$61,703
Families$58,359$68,083
Married Families$74,736-
Non Families$33,028$44,250
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Income by Household Type

Hillsboro Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.6%

Male Marriage Rate

41.9%

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 45-54, 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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328

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War20
First Gulf War41
Vietnam154
Korea23
World War II28

Hillsboro Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5440
55 to 6438
65 to 74126
75+124

Hillsboro Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2846.60%
Black80.76%
Other Race162.76%
2+ Races204.37%
Hispanic693.01%

Hillsboro Veterans by Race

Hillsboro Veterans by Education

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4.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hillsboro Veterans by Education

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60.3%

Labor Force Participation

55%

Employment Rate

8.7%

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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67.92%

Born in Hillsboro

83.67%

Native Born

16.33%

Foreign Born

10.36%

Non Citizen

5.96%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

83.67% of Hillsboro residents were born in the United States, with 67.92% having been born in Texas. 10.36% 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: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18902,5410.00%
19005,3462,8057.72%
19106,1157691.35%
19206,9528371.29%
19307,8238711.19%
19407,799-24-0.03%
19508,3635640.70%
19607,402-961-1.21%
19707,224-178-0.24%
19807,3971730.24%
19907,072-325-0.45%
20008,2321,1601.53%
20108,4562240.27%
20118,432-24-0.28%
20128,408-24-0.28%
20138,384-24-0.29%
20148,360-24-0.29%
20158,336-24-0.29%
20168,312-24-0.29%
20178,288-24-0.29%
20188,264-24-0.29%
20198,240-24-0.29%
20208,221-19-0.23%
20218,197-24-0.29%
20228,173-24-0.29%

Hillsboro Population by Year