Also See: Hillsboro, IL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Hillsboro had a population of 5,829 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Hillsboro is located at latitude 39.1612 and longitude -89.4937 in Montgomery County. The formal boundaries for the City of Hillsboro encompass a land area of 6.55 sq. miles and a water area of 1.77 sq. miles. Montgomery County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 633 feet.
The City of Hillsboro (GNIS ID: 2394386) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Hillsboro: Hillsborough.
|Total Population||5,829 (100%)|
|Population in Households||4,497 (77.1%)|
|Population in Families||3,560 (61.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||1,332 (22.9%)|
|Median Household Income||$54,369|
|Average Household Income||$66,088|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||7%|
|Per Capita Income||$22,992|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,935 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,195 (61.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||482 (24.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||258 (13.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$91,456|
|Average Home Value||$123,829|
|Housing Affordability Index3||341|
|Average Household Size||2.68|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.17%|
|Per Capita Income||1.48%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.71%|
The table below compares Hillsboro to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 308||78th|
|Population Density||# 804||41st|
|Median Household Income||# 790||42nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1208||88th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1200||12th|
|Diversity Index||# 389||72nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.