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Population (year 2000): 8,232. Estimated population in July 2005: 9,000 (+9.3% change)
Males: 4,028 (48.9%), Females: 4,204 (51.1%)

Hill County

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Median resident age: 31.6 years
Median household income: $26,017 (year 2000)
Median house value: $53,200 (year 2000)

Hillsboro, TX residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Hillsboro:

  • White Non-Hispanic (53.9%)
  • Hispanic (28.3%)
  • Black (16.2%)
  • Other race (11.4%)
  • Two or more races (2.3%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (8.5%), German (7.4%), Irish (6.7%), English (6.4%), Czech (1.6%), Scotch-Irish (1.5%).

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Elevation: 631 feet

Land area: 9.1 square miles

Hillsboro,

For population 25 years and over in Hillsboro

  • High school or higher: 64.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 7.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 19.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hillsboro city

  • Never married: 24.5%
  • Now married: 51.9%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 11.3%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

14.6% Foreign born (13.3% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +1,038 (+14.4%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: TX Waco, (31.8 miles )

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: TX Arlington, (48.1 miles )

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: TX Dallas, (59.3 miles pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Carl's Corner, TX (7.6 miles) , TX (8.7 miles Bynum, TX (9.3 miles Abbott, TX (10.4 miles Itasca, Aquilla, TX (12.7 miles) , TX (14.1 miles Whitney, TX (14.4 miles West, TX (14.5 miles Milford,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 4 buildings, average cost: $142,500
  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 1998: 20 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 1999: 21 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $94,500
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $94,500
  • 2002: 9 buildings, average cost: $85,600
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $74,200
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $65,300
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $124,700

Latitude: 32.01 N, Longitude: 97.12 W

Area code: 254


Hillsboro, Texas business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (23.2%), Retail trade (16.6%), Manufacturing (12.6%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,046 (+24.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,990 (67.6%)


 

Crime in Hillsboro by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 1 1 0
    per 100,000 0.0 12.1 12.1 0.0
Rapes 5 7 8 4
    per 100,000 60.7 85.0 97.2 48.6
Robberies 3 7 11 10
    per 100,000 36.4 85.0 133.6 121.5
Assaults 14 24 22 30
    per 100,000 170.1 291.5 267.2 364.4
Burglaries 87 79 82 56
    per 100,000 1056.9 959.7 996.1 680.3
Thefts 394 387 440 311
    per 100,000 4786.2 4701.2 5345.0 3777.9
Auto thefts 15 33 30 12
    per 100,000 182.2 400.9 364.4 145.8
349.2 417.3 457.2 339.2


Average climate in Hillsboro, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Hillsboro,

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Hillsboro-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 187% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/31/1959, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.1 miles away from the Hillsboro city center killed 6 people and injured 31 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/11/1953, a category 5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 24.6 miles away from the city center killed 114 people and injured 597 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.


Birthplace of: Rafer Johnson - (born 1935), Olympic gold medalist, Madge Bellamy - (1899-1990), actress, Michael Harris - College basketball player (Rice Owls).


Hospital/medical center in Hillsboro:
  • HILL REGIONAL HOSPITAL (101 CIRCLE DR)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Hillsboro:
  • LAKE WHITNEY MEDICAL CENTER (about 17 miles; WHITNEY, TX)
  • HILLCREST BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER (about 30 miles; WACO, TX)
  • WALLS REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 30 miles; CLEBURNE, TX)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Hillsboro:
  • WACO REGIONAL (about 29 miles; WACO, TX; ID: ACT)
  • FORT WORTH NAS JRB/CARSWELL FIELD (about 57 miles; FORT WORTH, TX; ID: NFW)
  • FORT WORTH MEACHAM INTL (about 58 miles; FORT WORTH, TX; ID: FTW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Hillsboro:
  • HILLSBORO MUNI (about 6 miles; HILLSBORO, TX; ID: 5T5)
  • LAKE WHITNEY STATE PARK (about 17 miles; WHITNEY, TX; ID: F50)
  • TSTC WACO (about 27 miles; WACO, TX; ID: CNW)


Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Water Supply 10 $48,690 $58,428 0 $0
Local Libraries 6 $21,505 $43,010 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 10 $25,264 $30,316 0 $0
Sewerage 7 $13,388 $22,950 0 $0
Health 1 $2,252 $27,024 0 $0
Financial Administration 1 $4,683 $56,196 0 $0
Streets and Highways 12 $48,183 $48,183 0 $0
Firefighters 0 $0   18 $18,717
Judicial and Legal 3 $11,234 $44,936 0 $0
Police - Other 15 $32,858 $26,286 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 18 $87,236 $58,157 0 $0
Airports 1 $4,014 $48,168 0 $0
Other Government Administration 3 $16,926 $67,704 0 $0
Totals for Government 87 $316,232 $43,618 18 $18,717


College/University in Hillsboro:
  • HILL COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 1,542; Location: 112 LAMAR; Public; Website: hill-college.cc.tx.us)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hillsboro:
  • TEXAS STATE TECHNICAL COLLEGE-WACO (about 28 miles; WACO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,218)
  • MCLENNAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 30 miles; WACO, TX; FT enrollment: 3,658)
  • BAYLOR UNIVERSITY (about 32 miles; WACO, TX; FT enrollment: 13,183)
  • NAVARRO COLLEGE (about 48 miles; CORSICANA, TX; FT enrollment: 2,842)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT ARLINGTON (about 49 miles; ARLINGTON, TX; FT enrollment: 15,467)
  • TEXAS WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY (about 51 miles; FT WORTH, TX; FT enrollment: 2,403)
  • MOUNTAIN VIEW COLLEGE (about 53 miles; DALLAS, TX; FT enrollment: 3,029)
Public high school in Hillsboro:
  • HILLSBORO H S (Students: 487; Location: 121 E FRANKLIN ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high school in Hillsboro:
  • GOSPEL CENTER CHRISTIAN ACADEM (Students: 62; Location: PO 782 1945 OLD BRANDON RD; Grades: PK - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Hillsboro:
  • HILLSBORO EL (Students: 401; Location: 121 E FRANKLIN ST; Grades: 01 - 03)
  • HILLSBORO INTERMEDIATE (Students: 363; Location: 121 E FRANKLIN ST; Grades: 04 - 06)
  • FRANKLIN EL (Students: 312; Location: 121 E FRANKLIN ST; Grades: PK - KG)
  • HILLSBORO J H (Students: 254; Location: 121 E FRANKLIN ST; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • HILL CO J J A E P (Students: 1; Location: 121 E FRANKLIN ST; Grades: 06 - 12)
  • HILL CO J J A E P (Students: 1; Location: 200 LINE ST; Grades: 06 - 12)
  • HILL COUNTY ALTER (Location: 121 E FRANKLIN ST; Grades: KG - 12)
Private primary/middle school in Hillsboro:
  • FIRST BAPTIST CHRISTIAN SCH (Students: 86; Location: PO BOX 271; Grades: PK - 1)
Library in Hillsboro:
  • HILLSBORO CITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $265,986; Location: 118 S WACO ST; 38,743 books; 862 audio materials; 1,296 video materials; 118 serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:
  • HILLSBORO HAD 2 MURDERS IN 2000 AND 3MURDERS IN 2001 added by CLARK

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Notable locations in Hillsboro: Prime Outlets at Hillsboro (A), Hillsboro Cotton Mills (B), Hillsboro Residential Historic District (C), Western Union Building (D), Farmers National Bank (E), Hill County Cellblock Museum (F), Hill County Jail (G), Grimes House (H), United States Post Office (I), Old Rock Saloon (J), Tarlton Building (K), Sturgis National Bank (L), Gebhardt Bakery (M), Missouri-Kansas-Texas Company Railroad Station (N).

Churches in Hillsboro include: Emmanuel Temple Church of God in Christ (A), Christ Lutheran Church (B), Church of Christ (C), Hill Apostolic Church (D), Saint Marys Episcopal Church (E), First Assembly of God Church (F), First Baptist Church Youth (G), First Presbyterian Church (H).

Cemetery: Park Ridge Cemetery (1).

Reservoir: Katy Lake (A).

Creeks: Pecan Creek (A), Little Hackberry Creek (B).

Parks in Hillsboro include: Hillsboro City Park (1), Hill College (2).


Hillsboro compared to Texas state average:
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Strongest AM radio stations in Hillsboro:
  • KHBR (1560 AM; daytime; 0 kW; HILLSBORO, TX; Owner: KHBR RADIO, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KBBW (1010 AM; 10 kW; WACO-MARLIN, TX; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRZI (1580 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KRZX (1660 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • KHVN (970 AM; 10 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hillsboro:
  • KBRQ (102.5 FM; HILLSBORO, TX; Owner: CHASE RADIO PROPERTIES, L.L.C.)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KEGL (97.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOAI (107.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: INFINITY KOAI-FM, INC.)
  • KKDA-FM (104.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KHKS (106.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZPS (92.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVIL-FM (103.7 FM; HIGHLAND PARK-DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TEXAS)
  • KBFB (97.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSCS (96.3 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KLNO (94.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KCBI (90.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CRISWELL CENTER FOR BIBLICAL STUDIES)
  • KDGE (102.1 FM; FORT WORTH-DALLAS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WACO-FM (99.9 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDMX (102.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KERA (90.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWTX-FM (97.5 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KVTT (91.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RESEARCH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Hillsboro:
  • KSEX-LP (Channel 57; DALLAS, TX; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KTVT (Channel 11; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KXAS-TV (Channel 5; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: STATION VENTURE OPERATIONS, LP)
  • KDTN (Channel 2; DENTON, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KDFI (Channel 27; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NEW DMIC, INC.)
  • KFWD (Channel 52; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HIC BROADCAST, INC.)
  • KMPX (Channel 29; DECATUR, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KUVN (Channel 23; GARLAND, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KSTR-TV (Channel 49; IRVING, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA DALLAS LLC)
  • KTXA (Channel 21; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF DALLAS/FORT WORTH L.P.)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDFW (Channel 4; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KDFW LICENSE, INC.)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KDTX-TV (Channel 58; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KCEN-TV (Channel 6; TEMPLE, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 6, INC.)
  • KXXV (Channel 25; WACO, TX; Owner: CENTEX TELEVISION LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWKT (Channel 44; WACO, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KWBU-TV (Channel 34; WACO, TX; Owner: BRAZOS VALLEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • KWTX-TV (Channel 10; WACO, TX; Owner: KWTX-KBTX LICENSEE CORP.)
  • K26HF (Channel 26; BRITTON, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KHPK-LP (Channel 28; DE SOTO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KATA-LP (Channel 60; MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)

 

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