Living in Hillsborough, NC

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Hillsborough SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
7

Hillsborough, NC Crime Report

339
Total Crimes
4,629.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
80.24%
Above National Average

Hillsborough, NC Cost Of Living

95
Hillsborough's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Hillsborough, North Carolina Info Snack

The town of Hillsborough is the county seat of Orange County, North Carolina. The population was 6,087 in 2010.
Population
7,083
Unemployment
6.2%
Poverty
13.2%
Median Home
$242,100
Median Income
$56,038
Median Rent
$1,002

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Rankings for Hillsborough in North Carolina

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Map Of Hillsborough, NC

Population over time in Hillsborough

Year Population % Change
2017 7,083 0.7%
2016 7,033 9.4%
2015 6,428 1.8%
2014 6,316 1.0%
2013 6,256 1.0%
2012 6,195 1.3%
2011 6,114 1.3%
2010 6,036 1.1%
2009 5,972 -
Crime/100k Hillsborough NC USA
Violent Crime 396.0 377.6 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.0 5.0
Robbery 68.3 81.1 86.2
Aggravated Assault 327.7 265.1 246.8
Property Crime 4233.2 2494.1 2199.5
Burglary 464.3 599.9 376.0
Larceny 3618.7 1724.4 1594.6
Car Theft 150.2 169.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Hillsborough

White
62.8% (4,446)
African American
23.0% (1,632)
American Indian
0.8% (57)
Asian
2.1% (152)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (21)
Two Or More
2.1% (149)
Hispanic
8.8% (626)
Race Hillsborough NC USA
White 62.8% 63.3% 61.1%
African American 23.0% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.8% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.1% 2.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.1% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.8% 9.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Hillsborough, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
5.7% (40,272)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.7% (26,122)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.4% (59,319)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.7% (61,496)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.2% (86,530)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.7% (161,088)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.8% (62,312)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.9% (98,503)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.5% (45,714)
$200,000 or more
9.5% (66,938)
Income Hillsborough NC USA
Less than $10,000 5.7% 6.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.7% 5.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.4% 10.7% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.7% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.2% 14.2% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.7% 18.1% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.8% 12.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.9% 12.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.5% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 9.5% 4.9% 7.0%

Gender in Hillsborough

Female
54.5% (3,861)
Male
45.5% (3,221)
Gender Hillsborough NC USA
Female 54.5% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 45.5% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Hillsborough for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (70)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (708)
High School / GED
17.0% (1,204)
Some College
19.0% (1,345)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (424)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (1,629)
Master's Degree
15.0% (1,062)
Professional Degree
4.0% (283)
Doctorate Degree
5.0% (354)
Education Hillsborough NC USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 17.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 15.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 5.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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