Living in Hillsboro, IL

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Hillsboro SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
4
Affordability
9
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
6

Hillsboro, IL Crime Report

102
Total Crimes
1,695.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-33.99%
Below National Average

Hillsboro, IL Cost Of Living

87
Hillsboro's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Hillsboro, Illinois Info Snack

Hillsboro is a city in Montgomery County, Illinois, United States. The population was 6,207 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Montgomery County.
Population
6,840
Unemployment
4.4%
Poverty
14.3%
Median Home
$80,700
Median Income
$50,601
Median Rent
$652

Hillsboro, IL Photos

Rankings for Hillsboro in Illinois

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Map Of Hillsboro, IL

Population over time in Hillsboro

Year Population % Change
2017 6,840 -5.4%
2016 7,231 -0.8%
2015 7,287 -14.7%
2014 8,545 2.1%
2013 8,371 5.3%
2012 7,950 8.0%
2011 7,363 3.3%
2010 7,129 32.5%
2009 5,382 -
Crime/100k Hillsboro IL USA
Violent Crime 465.4 404.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.9 5.0
Robbery 16.6 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 349.1 239.7 246.8
Property Crime 1230.1 1932.8 2199.5
Burglary 216.1 306.7 376.0
Larceny 964.1 1472.3 1594.6
Car Theft 49.9 153.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Hillsboro

White
76.5% (5,231)
African American
17.6% (1,206)
American Indian
0.2% (17)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.9% (132)
Hispanic
3.7% (254)
Race Hillsboro IL USA
White 76.5% 61.6% 61.1%
African American 17.6% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 5.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.7% 17.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Hillsboro, Illinois

Less than $10,000
3.9% (26,687)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.6% (58,858)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.4% (78,234)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.8% (66,901)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.3% (104,555)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.7% (134,898)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.7% (114,426)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.8% (66,901)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.2% (21,569)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (10,967)
Income Hillsboro IL USA
Less than $10,000 3.9% 6.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.6% 4.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.4% 8.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.8% 8.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.3% 12.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.7% 17.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.7% 12.7% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.8% 15.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.2% 6.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 7.6% 7.0%

Gender in Hillsboro

Female
34.6% (2,369)
Male
65.4% (4,471)
Gender Hillsboro IL USA
Female 34.6% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 65.4% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Hillsboro for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (341)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (957)
High School / GED
34.0% (2,325)
Some College
24.0% (1,641)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (547)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (615)
Master's Degree
5.0% (342)
Professional Degree
1.0% (68)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Hillsboro IL USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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