Hillsboro, Wisconsin

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Population in 2014: 1,420 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +9.1%
 
Males: 691  (48.7%)
Females: 729  (51.3%)
Median resident age:  39.3 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 54634.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,798 (it was $30,543 in 2000)
Hillsboro:

$38,798
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,585 (it was $16,005 in 2000)

Hillsboro city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $76,476 (it was $67,900 in 2000)
Hillsboro:

$76,476
WI:

$163,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $573.

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  • Races in Hillsboro, WI (2010)

    Hillsboro races chart
    • 1,36696.4%White alone
    • 322.3%Hispanic
    • 120.8%Two or more races
    • 40.3%Asian alone
    • 30.2%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hillsboro: 86.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (30.6%), Czech (12.5%), Norwegian (11.3%), Irish (9.7%), English (8.1%), United States (5.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1885

Elevation: 1001 feet

Land area: 1.20 square miles.

Population density: 1,185 people per square mile   (low).

Hillsboro,WI real estate house value index trend

Hillsboro, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Hillsboro:

  • High school or higher: 85.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hillsboro city:

  • Never married: 35.6%
  • Now married: 41.0%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 12.9%

56 residents are foreign born (1.8% Europe, 1.7% Latin America).

This city:

3.7%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 17 registered sex offenders living in Hillsboro, Wisconsin as of December 09, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Hillsboro to the number of sex offenders is 46 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,489 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,956 (2.4%)

Hillsboro satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: La Crosse, WI (45.9 miles , pop. 51,818).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (62.2 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (184.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Union Center, WI (2.1 miles ), Wonewoc, WI (2.4 miles ), Woodland, WI (2.5 miles ), Elroy, WI (2.7 miles ), Yuba, WI (3.0 miles) , Kendall, WI (3.1 miles ), Henrietta, WI (3.2 miles ), Wellington, WI (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $111,400
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $93,000
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $98,800
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $131,700
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $91,300
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $169,500
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $24,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $313,300
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $222,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.65 N, Longitude: 90.34 W

Area code: 608

Hillsboro household income distribution Hillsboro home values distribution

Crime rates in Hillsboro by Year
Type 2003 2004 2007 2008
Murders 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Assaults 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 0009
per 100,000 0.00.00.0711.5
Thefts 28311
per 100,000 2,130.9228.577.979.1
Auto thefts 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Arson N/A000
per 100,000 N/A0.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 309.9) 87.89.43.254.6

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Crime rate in Hillsboro detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 4 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.39
Wisconsin average:

2.23
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.2%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -105 (-7.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Hillsboro, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Hillsboro, Wisconsin average temperatures Hillsboro, Wisconsin average precipitation Hillsboro, Wisconsin humidity Hillsboro, Wisconsin wind speed Hillsboro, Wisconsin snowfall Hillsboro, Wisconsin sunshine Hillsboro, Wisconsin clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Hillsboro-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 39% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/19/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.0 miles away from the Hillsboro city center killed one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/19/1957, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.9 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hillsboro-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 381.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 168.5 miles away from Hillsboro center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 357.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 313.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 141.4 miles away from Hillsboro center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 380.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Vernon County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hillsboro topographic map

Birthplace of: Marc Mitscher - Admiral.

Hospitals and medical centers in Hillsboro:

  • ST JOSEPHS HLTH SVCS (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 400 WATER AVE)
  • ST JOSEPHS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (400 WATER AVENUE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Hillsboro:

  • HESS HOME HLTH (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; MAUSTON, WI)
  • MILE BLUFF MEDICAL CENTER, INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; MAUSTON, WI)

Airports and heliports located in Hillsboro:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hillsboro:

  • University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (about 46 miles; La Crosse, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,837)
  • Viterbo University (about 47 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 2,848)
  • Western Technical College (about 47 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 3,377)
  • Mid-State Technical College (about 59 miles; Wisconsin Rapids, WI; FT enrollment: 2,128)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (about 62 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 34,621)
  • Edgewood College (about 62 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 2,455)
  • University of Wisconsin Colleges (about 62 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 10,019)

Public high school in Hillsboro:

  • HILLSBORO HIGH (Students: 246, Location: 777 SCHOOL RD, Grades: 6-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Hillsboro:

See full list of schools located in Hillsboro

Library in Hillsboro:

  • HILLSBORO PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $130,854; Location: 819 HIGH AVE.; 28,778 books; 8,396 e-books; 5,094 audio materials; 5,418 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 16 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Hillsboro: Hillsboro Wastewater Treatment Facility (A), Hillsboro Public Library (B), Hillsboro Area Ambulance Service (C), Hillsboro Volunteer Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hillsboro include: Saint Paul Lutheran Church (A), Saint Aloysius Church (B), Hillsboro Wesleyan Church (C), First Congregational Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Mount Vernon Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Field Veterans Memorial Lake (A), Hillsboro Pond 76 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Vernon County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 60.0. This is better than average.

City:

60.0
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 35.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.3
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.6%
(15.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 50.0% for American Indian residents, 35.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.4%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.5%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
65 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards in 2000
4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Hillsboro, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Hillsboro (2011 data):

  • Farmers State Bank: at 726 Water Avenue, branch established on 1913/01/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $95.9 mil, Deposits: $82.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Bosshard Financial Group, Inc.
  • Royal Bank: Hillsboro Branch at 731 Water Avenue, branch established on 1934/10/31. Info updated 2011/02/15: Bank assets: $309.8 mil, Deposits: $257.1 mil, headquarters in Elroy, WI, positive income, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Royal Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Wisconsin average:

10.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

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

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant8,27626
Evangelical Protestant6,86450
Catholic3,0604
Other1153
None11,458-
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: 4
Vernon County:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Vernon County:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Vernon County:

5.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

7.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.9%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Vernon County:

28.3%
Wisconsin:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.2%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hillsboro:

48.1%
Wisconsin:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hillsboro:

41.1%
State:

45.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.6%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hillsboro:

14.8%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hillsboro:

6.8
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.8%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

50.5%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Hillsboro:

73.2%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hillsboro, WI 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 1$3,230$38,7600$0
Other Government Administration 2$6,843$41,0589$11,063
Police Protection - Officers 2$11,750$70,5001$1,058
Streets and Highways 3$10,671$42,6840$0
Sewerage 2$6,418$38,5083$2,274
Water Supply 2$4,280$25,6803$2,274
Local Libraries 1$5,296$63,5522$2,260
Totals for Government 13$48,488$44,75818$18,929

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $42,000 ($29.58)
    General Public Buildings: $38,000 ($26.76)
    Parks & Recreation: $10,000 ($7.04)
    General: $5,000 ($3.52)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $298,000 ($209.86)
    Regular Highways: $213,000 ($150.00)
    Water Utilities: $160,000 ($112.68)
    Central Staff Services: $153,000 ($107.75)
    Police Protection: $134,000 ($94.37)
    Fire Protection: $106,000 ($74.65)
    Parks & Recreation: $105,000 ($73.94)
    Libraries: $76,000 ($53.52)
    Solid Waste Management: $53,000 ($37.32)
    General - Other: $47,000 ($33.10)
    Financial Administration: $26,000 ($18.31)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $15,000 ($10.56)
    General Public Buildings: $14,000 ($9.86)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $10,000 ($7.04)
    Health Services - Other: $8,000 ($5.63)
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,000 ($2.82)
    Air Transportation: $1,000 ($0.70)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $87,000 ($61.27)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $12,000 ($8.45)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $422,000 ($297.18)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $79,000 ($55.63)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $400,000 ($281.69)
    Solid Waste Management: $19,000 ($13.38)
    Parks & Recreation: $15,000 ($10.56)
    All Other: $11,000 ($7.75)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $35,000 ($24.65)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $65,000 ($45.77)
    Rents: $48,000 ($33.80)
    General Revenue, NEC: $31,000 ($21.83)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $120,000 ($84.51)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $542,000 ($381.69)
    Highways: $91,000 ($64.08)
    All Other: $23,000 ($16.20)
  • Tax - Property: $393,000 ($276.76)
    NEC: $12,000 ($8.45)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,325,000 ($933.10)
    Industrial Revenue: $115,000 ($80.99)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,313,000 ($924.65)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $42,000 ($29.58)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,292,000 ($909.86)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,265,000 ($890.85)
    Industrial Revenue: $110,000 ($77.46)
    Other, NEC: $6,000 ($4.23)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $5,000 ($3.52)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $60,000 ($42.25)
    Other, NEC: $57,000 ($40.14)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,264,000 ($890.14)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $269,000 ($189.44)

5.26% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,271 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.26%
Wisconsin average:

5.10%

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 La Crosse County, WI  1.24% ($36,212 average AGI)
from Monroe County, WI  0.44% ($26,714)
from Richland County, WI  0.35% ($32,359)


5.26% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,156 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.26%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%

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 La Crosse County, WI  1.32% ($28,178 average AGI)
to Monroe County, WI  0.49% ($23,074)
to Richland County, WI  0.34% ($29,842)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hillsboro:

  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WKTY (580 AM; 5 kW; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WKLJ (1290 AM; 5 kW; SPARTA, WI; Owner: SPARTA-TOMAH BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WRDB (1400 AM; 1 kW; REEDSBURG, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hillsboro:

  • WVCX (98.9 FM; TOMAH, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WRJC-FM (92.1 FM; MAUSTON, WI; Owner: WRJC, INCORPORATED)
  • WXYM (96.1 FM; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)
  • WBOG (94.5 FM; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)
  • WNFM (104.9 FM; REEDSBURG, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WOLX-FM (94.9 FM; BARABOO, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WBDL (102.9 FM; REEDSBURG, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WIZM-FM (93.3 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WCOW-FM (97.1 FM; SPARTA, WI; Owner: SPARTA-TOMAH BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hillsboro:

  • WDLS-LP (Channel 35; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)

Hillsboro fatal accident list:

May 22, 1997 01:30 AM, Mill St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Dec 22, 1976 12:55 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 22, 1975 12:55 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 17m56ftTotal length
  • 4,170Total average daily traffic
  • 493Total average daily truck traffic
  • 5,720Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Cty Trk F 1 Mi W Cty Trk V (Lat: 43.704972 Lon: -90.488750), Call Sign: KTQ282
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.995 MHz, 154.995 MHzGrant Date: 03/17/1997, Expiration Date: 06/02/2002, Cancellation Date: 10/06/2002Registrant: County Of Vernon, Dunlap St, Viroqua, WI 54665, Phone: (608) 637-2124
  • 1mi N Hwy 80&1mi E County Trunk F (Lat: 43.662472 Lon: -90.345139), Call Sign: WQW386, Licensee ID: L00070638
    Assigned Frequencies: 35.1600 MHzGrant Date: 06/14/2005, Expiration Date: 08/30/2015, Cancellation Date: 08/13/2012Registrant: Hillsboro Telephone Co Inc, 121 Mill St, Hillsboro, WI 54634, Phone: (608) 489-3230, Fax: (608) 489-1111, Email:
  • Jct Hwy 33 And Cth V (Lat: 43.667472 Lon: -90.460972), Call Sign: WHA292, Licensee ID: L00007608
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.463 MHzGrant Date: 11/06/2000, Expiration Date: 11/20/2005, Cancellation Date: 12/27/2000Registrant: Dairyland Power Cooperative, 3200 East Ave S, La Crosse, WI 54601, Phone: (608) 788-4000
  • S1886 Cr F (Lat: 43.662389 Lon: -90.345083), Type: Tower, Structure height: 79.2 m, Overall height: 83.8 m, Call Sign: WQDE235
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.995 MHz, 154.175 MHz, 154.785 MHz, 154.860 MHzGrant Date: 08/20/2015, Expiration Date: 08/03/2025, Certifier: Jim HansenRegistrant: Cara Enterprises, Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:
  • Lat: 43.668389 Lon: -90.389722, Call Sign: WQFG716
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.762 MHzGrant Date: 07/11/2006, Expiration Date: 07/11/2016, Certifier: Debbie L WinchelRegistrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • HILLSBORO WI, Jct Sth 33 And Cth V (Lat: 43.667444 Lon: -90.460944), Overall height: 51.2 m, Call Sign: WNEM340
    Assigned Frequencies: 6850.62 MHzGrant Date: 11/05/2010, Expiration Date: 12/05/2020Registrant: Mona Lee & Associates, 3730 Kirby Drive, Suite 1200, Pmb 165, Houston, TX 77098, Phone: (832) 230-1809, Email:
  • HILLSBORO, Lat: 43.652222 Lon: -90.343889, Call Sign: WPQS885
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.356 MHzGrant Date: 09/29/2010, Expiration Date: 09/28/2020, Certifier: Ed EmersonRegistrant: Abb Water Meters Inc, 1100 Sw 38th Ave, Ocala, FL 34474, Phone: (352) 369-6505, Fax: (352) 369-6581, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • Hwy F2 Mi W Of Hwy 33 (Lat: 43.690278 Lon: -90.369444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30 m, Call Sign: KNKD729
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.175 MHzGrant Date: 03/03/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: Jeff SohnRegistrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 931 Shetland Ct, Mclean, VA 22120, Phone: (703) 584-8673, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:
  • Nw 1/2 T 13n R 2e Section 6 On Townline Rd 1/2 Mi Se Of (Lat: 43.631083 Lon: -90.311222), Overall height: 51.8 m, Call Sign: KNKD729
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.175 MHzGrant Date: 03/03/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: Jeff SohnRegistrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 931 Shetland Ct, Mclean, VA 22120, Phone: (703) 584-8673, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Joshua Sanford Field (Lat: 43.649972 Lon: -90.316806), Type: Tower, Overall height: 17 m, Call Sign: WRLB2940, Licensee ID: L00068636
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.25151 MHzGrant Date: 12/10/2001, Expiration Date: 08/23/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006Registrant: City Of Hillsboro, 836 Prairie Ave, Hillsboro, WI 54634

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 7ECA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4110Y , Serial Number: 1175-76, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 07/16/1976
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, S1802a Bugbee Hollow Rd, Hillsboro, WI 54634
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150E (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6296T , Serial Number: 15060996, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 11/25/1964
    Registrant (Corporation): Hillsboro Flying Club Inc, 122 East Mill Street Box 408, Hillsboro, WI 54634
  • Aircraft: AVIAT AIRCRAFT INC A-1C-200 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-360-A1D6 (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 63PR , Serial Number: 3114, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 11/09/2010
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Paul A Richardson, E16616 Grimm Rd, Hillsboro, WI 54634, Other Owners: Sharyn T Richardson
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 175B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR GO-300 SERIES (175 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8120T , Serial Number: 17556820, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 11/14/1960
    Registrant (Individual): Francis E Jordan, Rt 3 Po Box 221, Hillsboro, WI 54634
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 915SP , Serial Number: 18259816, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 05/12/1969
    Registrant (Corporation): Thin Air LLC, Po Box 483, Hillsboro, WI 54634

Drinking water stations with addresses in Hillsboro that have no violations reported:

  • HILLSBORO WATERWORKS (Population served: 1,325, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • TOWNSHIP BOWL (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 20
  • Hazardous Condition: 3

Incident types - Hillsboro

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (68%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Businesses in Hillsboro, WI

  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Hillsboro compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Hillsboro on our top lists:

  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards (population 1,000+)"
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