Hillsboro is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 527 people and just one neighborhood, Hillsboro is the 334th largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Hillsboro is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 41.78% of the Hillsboro workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Hillsboro is a town of service providers, production and manufacturing workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hillsboro who work in food service (15.02%), sales jobs (10.33%) and farm management occupations (6.57%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Hillsboro has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Hillsboro a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small town, Hillsboro doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.