Hillsboro, Texas

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Population in 2014: 8,350 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.4%
 
Males: 4,176  (50.0%)
Females: 4,174  (50.0%)
Median resident age:  32.2 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 76645.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $28,896 (it was $26,017 in 2000)
Hillsboro:

$28,896
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,696 (it was $12,576 in 2000)

Hillsboro city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $75,370 (it was $50,600 in 2000)
Hillsboro:

$75,370
TX:

$132,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $577.

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  • Races in Hillsboro, TX (2013)

    Hillsboro races chart
    • 3,78944.3%Hispanic
    • 3,33339.0%White alone
    • 1,39116.3%Black alone
    • 901.1%Two or more races
    • 230.3%Asian alone
    • 110.1%American Indian alone

Races in Hillsboro detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hillsboro: 79.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (7.6%), English (7.5%), United States (7.2%), Irish (6.2%), French (1.4%), Scotch-Irish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 631 feet

Land area: 9.07 square miles.

Population density: 921 people per square mile   (low).

Hillsboro,TX real estate house value index trend

Hillsboro, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Hillsboro:

  • High school or higher: 70.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hillsboro city:

  • Never married: 34.5%
  • Now married: 44.0%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

1,689 residents are foreign born (18.7% Latin America).

This city:

19.7%
Texas:

16.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,526 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,060 (1.7%)

Hillsboro satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waco, TX (31.7 miles , pop. 113,726).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Arlington, TX (48.1 miles , pop. 332,969).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (58.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Carl's Corner, TX (2.6 miles) , Bynum, TX (2.8 miles ), Abbott, TX (3.0 miles ), Itasca, TX (3.2 miles ), Whitney, TX (3.5 miles ), Aquilla, TX (3.5 miles) , Milford, TX (3.6 miles ), Mertens, TX (3.7 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 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
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $79,900
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $77,500
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $113,300
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $59,200
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $64,100
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $88,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $73,500
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $73,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 32.01 N, Longitude: 97.12 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,550 (+18.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,376 (71.2%)

Area code: 254

Hillsboro household income distribution Hillsboro home values distribution

Crime rates in Hillsboro by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 1100000000000
per 100,000 11.611.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 7846937424312
per 100,000 81.491.745.266.397.232.778.044.422.346.334.711.924.0
Robberies 7111011101141171854
per 100,000 81.4126.1113.0121.5108.0120.144.6122.278.111.692.559.748.0
Assaults 24223021142614131417172412
per 100,000 279.1252.2338.9232.0151.3283.8156.0144.4156.1196.9196.5286.5144.0
Burglaries 79825653574349575254555045
per 100,000 918.8939.9632.7585.6615.9469.4546.1633.2579.8625.4635.6596.9540.0
Thefts 387440311260186221217210203181237282265
per 100,000 4,501.05,043.63,513.72,872.62,009.72,412.42,418.62,332.82,263.62,096.42,738.93,366.43,179.7
Auto thefts 3330121818201810775119
per 100,000 383.8343.9135.6198.9194.5218.3200.6111.178.181.157.8131.3108.0
Arson 0000061000110
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.065.511.10.00.00.011.611.90.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 443.7479.6333.5307.7279.5265.8258.0247.6209.9214.1253.5271.7236.0

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Hillsboro detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 37 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.88
Texas average:

2.02
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,038 (+14.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (22%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Hillsboro: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Hillsboro, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hillsboro-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 121% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 23.0 miles away from the Hillsboro city center killed 114 people and injured 597 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/31/1959, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.1 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 31 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hillsboro-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 223.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 388.4 miles away from Hillsboro center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 187.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 193.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 205.8 miles away from Hillsboro center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 350.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hill County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 4, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hillsboro topographic map

Birthplace of: Bob Bullock - Politician, John Whitmire - Houston, Robert L. Bobbitt - Politician, Bob Johnston - Record producer, Crawford Martin - Texas politician, J. Vernon McGee - Christian minister, J.I. Allison - Rock drummer, Lillian Glinn - Classic female blues and country blues singer and songwriter, Maggie Jones (blues musician) - Blues singer and pianist, Rafer Johnson - (born 1935), Olympic gold medalist.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Hillsboro: James L. Harris.

Hospitals and medical centers in Hillsboro:

  • HILL REGIONAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 101 CIRCLE DRIVE)
  • CANTERBURY VILLA OF HILLSBORO (1725 OLD BRANDON RD)
  • HOMESTEAD NURSING AND REHABILITATION OF HILLSBORO (1725 OLD BRANDON RD)
  • TOWN HALL ESTATES (300 HAPPY LN)
  • FMC HILLSBORO KIDNEY CENTER (1507 HILLVIEW)
  • UNDERWOOD HOME HEALTH SERVICES LLC (101 EAST FRANKLIN STREET)

airports located in Hillsboro:

College/University in Hillsboro:

  • Hill College (Full-time enrollment: 2,968; Location: 112 Lamar Dr; Public; Website: www.hillcollege.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Hillsboro:

  • Texas State Technical College-Waco (about 26 miles; Waco, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,210)
  • McLennan Community College (about 30 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 6,673)
  • Baylor University (about 33 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 14,800)
  • Navarro College (about 37 miles; Corsicana, TX; FT enrollment: 7,711)
  • Cedar Valley College (about 48 miles; Lancaster, TX; FT enrollment: 3,603)
  • Dallas Baptist University (about 50 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 4,280)
  • The University of Texas at Arlington (about 50 miles; Arlington, TX; FT enrollment: 27,453)

Public high schools in Hillsboro:

Public elementary/middle schools in Hillsboro:

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Library in Hillsboro:

  • HILLSBORO CITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $349,521; Location: 118 S WACO ST; 42,563 books; 1,335 audio materials; 2,225 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 112 print 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), Farmers National Bank (D), Gebhardt Bakery (E), Grimes House (F), Hill County Jail (G), Missouri-Kansas-Texas Company Railroad Station (H), Hill County Cellblock Museum (I), Hillsboro Fire Station 2 (J), Hillsboro Fire and Rescue (K), Life Care Plus Emergency Medical Services (L), Old Rock Saloon (M), Western Union Building (N), Tarlton Building (O), Sturgis National Bank (P). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hillsboro include: Church of Christ (A), Mount Moriah Baptist Church (B), Macedonia Baptist Church (C), First Baptist Church Youth (D), Covenant Baptist Church (E), First Assembly of God Church (F), Hill Apostolic Church (G), First Presbyterian Church (H), Mount Zion Lutheran Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Park Ridge Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Katy Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Little Hackberry Creek (A), Pecan Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Hillsboro include: Hill College (1), Hillsboro City Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Best Western Hillsboro Inn (307 I-35 West Service Road) (1), Carr Motel (100 Corsicana Highway) (2), Best Western Hillsboro Inn - Machine (Interstate 35) (3), 81 Motel (801 Abbott Avenue) (4), Comfort Inn Hillsboro (1515 Old Brandon Road) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Hillsboro City - Municipal Court (115 South Waco Street) (1), Hill County - District Judge (218 North Waco Street) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hill County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 84.2. This is about average.

City:

84.2
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.106. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.106
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 3.59. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.59
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.354. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.354
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.4
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 25.3%
(14.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.5% for Black residents, 32.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 24.0% for other race residents, 23.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.9%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.1%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Hillsboro in 2010:

  • 246 people in college/university student housing
  • 179 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 139 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities

People in group quarters in Hillsboro in 2000:

  • 192 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 158 people in nursing homes
  • 80 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 76 people in other group homes

Hillsboro, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Hillsboro (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Hillsboro Motor Branch at 301 South Waco Street, branch established on 1982/03/29; Hillsboro Branch at 100 East Elm Street, branch established on 1934/11/05. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • The Citizens National Bank of Hillsboro: The Citizens National Bank Of Hillsb at 200 East Elm Street, branch established on 1893/01/01; The Citizens Bank, National Association Branch at 1300 Coriscana Highway, branch established on 2007/05/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $189.8 mil, Deposits: $126.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Hillsboro Bancshares, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Hillsboro Downtown Branch at 225 E Elm Street, branch established on 1904/01/01; Hillsboro I-35 Branch at 1400 Corsicana Hwy, branch established on 1996/09/13. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • First National Bank Texas: Hillsboro Banking Center - Rc 617 at 401 Coke Street, branch established on 1998/05/20. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $944.3 mil, Deposits: $815.9 mil, headquarters in Killeen, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 250 total offices, Holding Company: First Community Bancshares, Inc.
  • First National Bank of Central Texas: Hillsboro Branch at 300 Elm, branch established on 1926/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $608.3 mil, Deposits: $543.3 mil, headquarters in Waco, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Fct Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.9
Texas average:

14.4

Hillsboro travel time to work - commute Hillsboro mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Hillsboro city (based on Hill County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,20278
Mainline Protestant2,36315
Black Protestant9875
Catholic9153
Other3544
None16,268-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Hill County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Hill County:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Hill County:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.4%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Hill County:

28.5%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.9%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hillsboro:

47.3%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.1%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Hillsboro:

28.6
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.2%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hillsboro:

11.6%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hillsboro:

31.3%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

53.4%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Hillsboro:

78.4%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hillsboro, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$11,676$46,7040$0
Other Government Administration 3$14,525$58,1008$2,400
Judicial and Legal 6$14,033$28,0660$0
Police Protection - Officers 31$102,115$39,5284$3,548
Police - Other 1$2,785$33,4200$0
Firefighters 25$58,616$28,1360$0
Streets and Highways 8$20,473$30,7100$0
Airports 1$2,818$33,8160$0
Sewerage 5$12,146$29,1500$0
Parks and Recreation 6$13,798$27,5960$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2$7,873$47,2380$0
Natural Resources 1$4,304$51,6480$0
Water Supply 9$27,593$36,7910$0
Local Libraries 4$13,230$39,6904$3,722
Other and Unallocable 4$8,988$26,9641$1,072
Totals for Government 109$314,973$34,67617$10,742

Hillsboro government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $1,580,000 ($189.22)
    Police Protection: $1,234,000 ($147.78)
    Fire Protection: $898,000 ($107.54)
    Regular Highways: $680,000 ($81.44)
    Solid Waste Management: $577,000 ($69.10)
    Financial Administration: $479,000 ($57.37)
    Sewerage: $390,000 ($46.71)
    Libraries: $248,000 ($29.70)
    General - Other: $211,000 ($25.27)
    Parks & Recreation: $205,000 ($24.55)
    General Public Buildings: $160,000 ($19.16)
    Air Transportation: $145,000 ($17.37)
    Central Staff Services: $121,000 ($14.49)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $100,000 ($11.98)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $45,000 ($5.39)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $468,000 ($56.05)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $92,000 ($11.02)
    Regular Highways: $69,000 ($8.26)
    Police Protection: $58,000 ($6.95)
    Libraries: $37,000 ($4.43)
    Central Staff: $27,000 ($3.23)
    General Public Building: $20,000 ($2.40)
    Fire Protection: $17,000 ($2.04)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,688,000 ($441.68)

Hillsboro government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $111,000 ($13.29)
  • Charges - Sewerage: $653,000 ($78.20)
    Solid Waste Management: $577,000 ($69.10)
    All Other: $441,000 ($52.81)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $106,000 ($12.69)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,521,000 ($182.16)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $127,000 ($15.21)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $2,268,000 ($271.62)
    Property: $1,591,000 ($190.54)
    Public Utilities: $521,000 ($62.40)
    NEC: $127,000 ($15.21)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $5,000 ($0.60)

Hillsboro government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $7,799,000 ($934.01)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $7,799,000 ($934.01)

Hillsboro government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,570,000 ($427.54)

8.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,720 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.12%
Texas average:

7.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from McLennan County, TX  1.19% ($30,037 average AGI)
from Johnson County, TX  0.89% ($35,510)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.81% ($41,763)


8.13% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,628 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.13%
Texas average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to McLennan County, TX  1.27% ($31,034 average AGI)
to Johnson County, TX  0.86% ($37,899)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.78% ($38,326)

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)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KBBW (1010 AM; 10 kW; WACO-MARLIN, TX; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • 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.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KRZI (1580 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • 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.)
  • KXXV (Channel 25; WACO, TX; Owner: CENTEX TELEVISION LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCEN-TV (Channel 6; TEMPLE, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 6, INC.)
  • 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)
Hillsboro fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Hillsboro fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 48Number of bridges
  • 246m807ftTotal length
  • $10,413,000Total costs
  • 1,328,434Total average daily traffic
  • 377,242Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 61950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 192000-2009
  • 52010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Hillsboro, TX

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hillsboro)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

155 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Hillsboro, TX)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

61 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hillsboro)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: NORTH AMERICAN AT-6D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: P&W R1340 SERIES (600 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 101NZ , Serial Number: 41-34050, Year manufactured: 1944, Airworthiness Date: 06/04/1980
    Registrant (Individual): Gerald W Morgan, 1401 Alford Dr, Hillsboro, TX 76645
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 340 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 88 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-520 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 111GT , Serial Number: 340-0188, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 03/03/1973
    Registrant (Individual): Gerald Morgan, 1401 Alford Dr, Hillsboro, TX 76645
  • Aircraft: VARDIMAN BOYCE A PIETENPOL AIRCAMPER (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 237P , Serial Number: 32027B, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 06/27/2003
    Registrant (Individual): Hugh L Ferguson, 392 Hcr 3105, Hillsboro, TX 76645
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172D (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2901U , Serial Number: 17250501, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 07/15/1963
    Registrant (Partnership): Curtis Michelle Wade, 42 Cho St, Hillsboro, TX 76645, Other Owners: Marcia Curtis Hornsby
  • Aircraft: REAM CLYDE RV-4 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 29CR , Serial Number: 1393, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 07/18/1995
    Registrant (Individual): Gerald W Morgan, 1401 Alford Dr, Hillsboro, TX 76645
  • Aircraft: BEECH F33A (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3344M , Serial Number: CE-1731, Year manufactured: 1993, Airworthiness Date: 04/16/1993
    Registrant (Individual): Andrew L Smith, 1104 E Franklin St, Hillsboro, TX 76645
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6349D , Serial Number: 17272735, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 05/11/1979
    Registrant (Individual): Brent Sprinkle, 79 N Waco St, Hillsboro, TX 76645

Drinking water stations with addresses in Hillsboro and their reported violations in the past:

AQUILLA WSD (Population served: 0, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 142
  • Hazardous Condition: 45
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 6

Incident types - Hillsboro

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hillsboro, TX

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Hillsboro, Texas:

  • Quality Inn- Hillsboro Texas, 1505 Hillview Dr, Hillsboro, Texas 76645 , Phone: (254) 582-0220, Fax: (254) 582-1003
  • Days Inn - Hillsboro, TX, 307 SE I-35, Hillsboro, Texas 76645 , Phone: (254) 582-3493, Fax: (254) 582-7612
  • Best Western Hillsboro Inn, 307 I-35 NW, Hillsboro, Texas 76645 , Phone: (254) 582-8465, Fax: (254) 582-5664
  • Hampton Inn Hillsboro, 102 Dynasty Dr, Hillsboro, Texas 76645 , Phone: (254) 582-9100, Fax: (254) 580-1030
  • Comfort Suites, 203 Outlet Dr, Hillsboro, Texas 76645 , Phone: (254) 582-8800, Fax: (254) 582-8805
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites, 1513 Old Brandon Rd, Hillsboro, Texas 76645 , Phone: (254) 580-1300, Fax: (254) 580-1301
  • Americas Best Value Inn, 307 Interstate 35 North W, Hillsboro, Texas 76645 , Phone: (254) 580-2426, Fax: (254) 580-9939
All 7 fire-safe hotels and motels in Hillsboro, Texas
Most common first names in Hillsboro, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William12776.2 years
Mary11382.2 years
James9974.7 years
John8976.6 years
Robert7678.1 years
George6077.4 years
Willie5477.0 years
Charles4475.7 years
Annie4281.3 years
Joe3771.5 years
Most common last names in Hillsboro, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7480.6 years
Williams5971.8 years
Brown4577.6 years
Johnson4478.4 years
Davis4282.5 years
Lewis3677.2 years
Moore3178.1 years
Miller3174.1 years
Thomas2977.9 years
Martin2879.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (62%)
  • Utility gas (36%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
Businesses in Hillsboro, TX
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1KFC1
Ace Hardware1La Quinta1
Aeropostale1Lane Bryant1
Arby's1Maurices1
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Bath & Body Works1Motel 61
Best Western1Nike1
Cinnabon 1Pac Sun1
ColorTyme1Payless1
Comfort Inn1Pizza Hut1
Days Inn1RadioShack1
DressBarn1Rue211
Dressbarn1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx3Starbucks1
Ford1Subway2
Gap1Super 81
Gymboree1T-Mobile1
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Hilton1U-Haul1
Holiday Inn1UPS3
IHOP1Walmart1
Jack In The Box1Wendy's1
Jones New York1

Hillsboro compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
There are 10 pilots and 14 other airmen in this city.
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