For population 25 years and over in Hillsboro:
For population 15 years and over in Hillsboro city:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,394 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Louis, MO (32.4 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (292.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: De Soto, MO (2.5 miles ), Horine, MO (2.8 miles ), Cedar Hill Lakes, MO (2.9 miles ), Olympian Village, MO (3.0 miles ), Festus, MO (3.0 miles ), Cedar Hill, MO (3.1 miles ), Pevely, MO (3.1 miles ), Herculaneum, MO (3.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 38.23 N, Longitude: 90.56 W
Area code: 636
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Hillsboro detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Work and jobs in Hillsboro: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hillsboro, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hillsboro-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 152% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/22/1969, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.5 miles away from the Hillsboro city center killed 2 people and injured 22 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 2/10/1959, a category F4 tornado 20.7 miles away from the city center killed 21 people and injured 345 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hillsboro-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 92.7 miles away from the city center
On 2/5/1994 at 14:55:37, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 LG, 4.2 MD, Depth: 9.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 96.3 miles away from Hillsboro center
On 8/27/1993 at 00:08:34, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, 3.3 MD, Depth: 10.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 14.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/12/2002 at 08:30:48, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/1992 at 05:41:38, a magnitude 3.5 (3.2 LG, 3.5 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.7 miles away from Hillsboro center
On 3/2/1990 at 07:01:47, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 85.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Jefferson County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 14, Floods: 13, Tornadoes: 8, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospital/medical center in Hillsboro:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Hillsboro:
See full list of schools located in Hillsboro, School District: HILLSBORO R-III SCHOOL DISTRICT
Private elementary/middle school in Hillsboro:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.587. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.62. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.69. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.0 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.160. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 10.1%
(10.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 7.6% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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People in group quarters in Hillsboro in 2000:
Hillsboro compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Hillsboro (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Hillsboro city (based on Jefferson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 40.65%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 23
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 79
Number of full-service restaurants: 95
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.99% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($40,320 average adjusted gross income)
0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($73 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.28% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,190 average adjusted gross income)
0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($118 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Hillsboro fatal accident list:
Jan 27, 2005 09:55 PM, Sr-21, Sr-A, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Jan 14, 2002 07:20 PM, Sr-21, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Jan 8, 2002 10:32 AM, Sr-21, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 24, 1978 02:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 91 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hillsboro)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Hillsboro, MO)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 75 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hillsboro)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Hillsboro)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hillsboro, MO
Total of 18 patent applications in 2008-2014.