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Hillsboro, KY (Kentucky) Houses and Residents

Total population: 4,321 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 4,085 (508 farm, 3,577 nonfarm))

Houses: 2,000 (1,587 occupied: 1,268 owner occupied, 316 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

20%
State:

33%

Housing density: 12 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $108,469.

Median contract rent in 2016: $208 (lower quartile is $167, upper quartile is $274)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $253


Median gross rent in Hillsboro, KY in 2016: $290

Housing units in Hillsboro with a mortgage: 222 (22 second mortgage, 11 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 202



Hillsboro, Kentucky Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $78,432 (it was $49,300 in 2000)
Hillsboro:

$78,432
Kentucky:

$135,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $58,206 - $163,431

Household type by relationship:

Households: 14,326
  • In family households: 12,402 (3,062 male householders, 1,007 female householders)
    3,216 spouses, 4,129 children (3,755 natural, 71 adopted, 303 stepchildren), 289 grandchildren, 91 brothers or sisters, 100 parents, 131 other relatives, 309 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,924 (749 male householders (620 living alone)), 911 female householders (833 living alone)), 264 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 22 (0 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: -1 1-person, -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

2,560 married couples with children.
667 single-parent households (199 men, 468 women).

98.2% of residents of Hillsboro speak English at home.
0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (64% speak English very well, 36% speak English not well).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (76% speak English very well, 24% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 11 (0.3%)
(118.2% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.1
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

6.1
State:

4.4

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Hillsboro, Kentucky:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 461 bedroom
  • 4022 bedrooms
  • 7113 bedrooms
  • 1464 bedrooms
  • 85+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Hillsboro population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Hillsboro, Kentucky:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 311 bedroom
  • 972 bedrooms
  • 1103 bedrooms
  • 294 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Hillsboro population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Hillsboro in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 134no vehicle
  • 3491 vehicle
  • 5172 vehicles
  • 2513 vehicles
  • 564 vehicles
  • 65+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Hillsboro population

Cars and other vehicles available in Hillsboro in renter-occupied apartments

  • 56no vehicle
  • 741 vehicle
  • 972 vehicles
  • 403 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Hillsboro population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Hillsboro, Kentucky:

  • 01 room
  • 172 rooms
  • 353 rooms
  • 2404 rooms
  • 3645 rooms
  • 3416 rooms
  • 1557 rooms
  • 1428 rooms
  • 199+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Hillsboro population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Hillsboro, Kentucky:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 243 rooms
  • 524 rooms
  • 995 rooms
  • 486 rooms
  • 237 rooms
  • 148 rooms
  • 79+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Hillsboro population

Year house built

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Hillsboro, KY household income distribution

  • 214Less than $10,000
  • 111$10,000 to $14,999
  • 83$15,000 to $19,999
  • 137$20,000 to $24,999
  • 99$25,000 to $29,999
  • 98$30,000 to $34,999
  • 93$35,000 to $39,999
  • 66$40,000 to $44,999
  • 59$45,000 to $49,999
  • 111$50,000 to $59,999
  • 86$60,000 to $74,999
  • 115$75,000 to $99,999
  • 111$100,000 to $124,999
  • 49$150,000 to $199,999

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 81995 to March 2000
  • 01990 to 1994
  • 01985 to 1989
  • 01980 to 1984
  • 01975 to 1979
  • 01970 to 1974
  • 01965 to 1969
  • 0Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Hillsboro population
Hillsboro commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 44
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 71
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 237
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 268
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 250
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 95
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 284
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 61
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 18
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 132
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 91
  • 90 or more minutes: 59
Hillsboro, KY Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 54.8%
Number of people working at home: 60 (3.7% of all workers)

Hillsboro mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 1,250 (74%)
  • Carpooled: 266 (16%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 19 (1%)
  • Walked: 57 (3%)
  • Other means: 18 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 88 (5%)

First ancestries reported:

 Unclassified or not reported: 1,805
 United States or American: 1,458
 English: 188
 Irish: 186
 Other groups: 178
 German: 135
 Dutch: 29
 Scotch-Irish: 27
 Scottish: 17
 Canadian: 16
 Danish: 12
 European: 11
 French (except Basque): 7
 Icelander: 6
 Italian: 5
 Polish: 5

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 100%Germany

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 3,375
  • Other state: 702
  • Northeast: 155
  • Midwest: 438
  • South: 96
  • West: 13

63% of Hillsboro residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 59% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 47% lived in Kentucky.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 24
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 51
  • 5th and 6th grade: 48
  • 7th and 8th grade: 234
  • 9th grade: 67
  • 10th grade: 54
  • 11th grade: 35
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 67
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 554
  • Less than 1 year of college: 52
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 71
  • Associate degree: 22
  • Bachelor's degree: 48
  • Master's degree: 13
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 31
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 16
  • 5th and 6th grade: 23
  • 7th and 8th grade: 222
  • 9th grade: 44
  • 10th grade: 35
  • 11th grade: 28
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 35
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 528
  • Less than 1 year of college: 120
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 122
  • Associate degree: 62
  • Bachelor's degree: 35
  • Master's degree: 56
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 6

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

Hillsboro marital status for males
Hillsboro marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,106
  • Two: 6
  • 3 or 4: 6
  • Mobile homes: 757
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 5

Median worth of mobile homes: $44,651

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 7.0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 6.4%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Hillsboro:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Hillsboro
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (47.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (26.0%)
  • Wood (22.8%)
  • Utility gas (1.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.3%)
  • Solar energy (0.9%)
  • Coal or coke (0.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (40.8%)
  • Electricity (28.1%)
  • Wood (25.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 24
Here:

4.9%
Kentucky:

11.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Kentucky:

10.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 8
Here:

7.5%
Kentucky:

18.1%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)