Hilliard is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 35,939 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Hilliard is the 53rd largest community in Ohio.
Hilliard real estate is some of the most expensive in Ohio, although Hilliard house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Hilliard is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 91.03% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Hilliard is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hilliard who work in management occupations (14.66%), office and administrative support (13.31%), and sales jobs (10.66%).
Also of interest is that Hilliard has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Hilliard is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Hilliard really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Hilliard perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
If knowledge is power, Hilliard is a pretty powerful place. 54.27% of the adults in Hilliard have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Hilliard in 2010 was $41,946, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $167,784 for a family of four.
Hilliard is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Hilliard home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hilliard residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Hilliard include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Hilliard is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.