Hillsboro is a very small city located in the state of North Dakota. With a population of 1,580 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hillsboro is the 34th largest community in North Dakota.
When you are in Hillsboro, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.06% of Hillsboro’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Hillsboro is a city of sales and office workers, transportation and shipping workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hillsboro who work in office and administrative support (13.44%), management occupations (9.42%), and healthcare (6.66%).
Hillsboro’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
As is often the case in a small city, Hillsboro doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Hillsboro are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 24.11% of adults in Hillsboro having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Hillsboro in 2010 was $28,178, which is middle income relative to North Dakota, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $112,712 for a family of four. However, Hillsboro contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Hillsboro home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hillsboro residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Hillsboro include German, Irish, French , and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Hillsboro is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.