Hillsboro, OH Demographics


Population (year 2000): 6,368. Estimated population in July 2005: 6,677 (+4.9% change)
Males: 2,884 (45.3%), Females: 3,484 (54.7%)

Zip code: 45133

Median resident age: 38.8 years
Median household income: $25,998 (year 2000)
Median house value: $82,100 (year 2000)

Races in Hillsboro:

  • White Non-Hispanic (90.2%)
  • Black (6.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Hispanic (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Japanese (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (17.6%), United States (17.4%), English (11.1%), Irish (9.8%), Dutch (2.6%), Scotch-Irish (1.4%).

Land area: 5.2 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Hillsboro

  • High school or higher: 73.3%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 11.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.2%
  • Unemployed: 8.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 20.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hillsboro city

  • Never married: 21.0%
  • Now married: 50.6%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 11.9%
  • Divorced: 13.8%

1.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +93 (+1.5%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Hillsboro:

  • HIGHLAND DISTRICT HOSPITAL (1275 N HIGH ST)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Hillsboro:

  • GREENFIELD AREA MEDICAL CENTER (about 18 miles; GREENFIELD, OH)
  • CLINTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 24 miles; WILMINGTON, OH)
  • FAYETTE COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 26 miles; WASHINGTON COURT HOUSE, OH)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Hillsboro:

  • AIRBORNE AIRPARK (about 19 miles; WILMINGTON, OH; ID: ILN)
  • SPRINGFIELD-BECKLEY MUNI (about 46 miles; SPRINGFIELD, OH; ID: SGH)
  • CINCINNATI MUNI AIRPORT LUNKEN FIELD (about 57 miles; CINCINNATI, OH; ID: LUK)
Other public-use airports nearest to Hillsboro:

  • HIGHLAND COUNTY (about 6 miles; HILLSBORO, OH; ID: HOC)
  • HOLLISTER FIELD (about 17 miles; WILMINGTON, OH; ID: 2B6)
  • ALEXANDER SALAMON (about 25 miles; WEST UNION, OH; ID: AMT)

Colleges and Universities

College/University in Hillsboro:

  • SOUTHERN STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 1,227; Location: 100 HOBART DR; Public; Website: www.soucc.southern.cc.oh.us)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hillsboro:

  • CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY (about 40 miles; CEDARVILLE, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,782)
  • WITTENBERG UNIVERSITY (about 52 miles; SPRINGFIELD, OH; FT enrollment: 2,197)
  • UNIVERSITY OF DAYTON (about 54 miles; DAYTON, OH; FT enrollment: 8,819)
  • UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI-RAYMOND WALTERS COLLEGE (about 55 miles; BLUE ASH, OH; FT enrollment: 2,266)
  • NORTHERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY (about 55 miles; HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, KY; FT enrollment: 9,668)
  • SINCLAIR COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 55 miles; DAYTON, OH; FT enrollment: 10,577)
  • SHAWNEE STATE UNIVERSITY (about 56 miles; PORTSMOUTH, OH; FT enrollment: 2,849)

Schools

Public high school in Hillsboro:

  • HILLSBORO HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 846; Location: 358 W MAIN ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Hillsboro:

  • HILLSBORO ELEMENTARY (Students: 508; Location: 500 U.S. RTE. 62; Grades: 01 – 03)
  • HILLSBORO MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 479; Location: 358 W MAIN ST; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • WEBSTER ELEMENTARY (Students: 442; Location: 265 W WALNUT ST; Grades: 04 – 05)
  • BRIGHT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 413; Location: 6100 FAIR RIDGE RD; Grades: PK – 06)
  • MAIN STREET PRIMARY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 339; Location: 410 E MAIN ST; Grades: PK – 01)
  • WASHINGTON (Students: 219; Location: 200 N EAST ST; Grades: 06 – 06)
  • IDEA CENTER (Location: 128 W WALNUT ST; Grades: 00 – 00)

Libraries

Library in Hillsboro:

  • HIGHLAND COUNTY DISTRICT LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,806,895; Location: 10 WILLETTSVILLE PIKE; 140,199 books; 5,170 audio materials; 5,774 video materials; 382 serial subscriptions)