|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Hillsborough is 9,716. Hillsborough, North Carolina is the 3,209th largest city in the US.
Hillsborough is located entirely in Orange County.
The current population of Hillsborough (9,716) is it's peak population.
Hillsborough has grown 77.0% since the 2000. Hillsborough, North Carolina is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 87% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Hillsborough has a population density of 1,141.8 people per square mile.
|3203||Mount Airy, Maryland||9,755||47.8%|
|3204||Keansburg, New Jersey||9,751||-9.3%|
|3205||Locust Grove, Georgia||9,750||260.5%|
|3208||New Square, New York||9,721||123.3%|
|3209||Hillsborough, North Carolina||9,716||77.0%|
|3211||Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin||9,706||2.5%|
|3212||Washington, North Carolina||9,705||-0.2%|
|3213||Berlin, New Hampshire||9,704||-6.0%|
|3215||Sauk Village, Illinois||9,698||-6.9%|
The total voting age population of Hillsborough, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 5,229. The voting age population is 46.6% male and 53.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.5% of the residents of Hillsborough are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Hillsborough are 64.1% White, 20.9% Black, 7.2% Other, 3.6% Asian, 2.2% American Indian and 2.0% Two or more races. Additionally, 11.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Hillsborough, 12.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 12.4%. On a per-household basis, 5.2% of families are below the poverty line in Hillsborough.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.4% of Hillsborough residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.5% of Hillsborough residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 52.2% have a bachelor's degree and 23.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Hillsborough residents aged 5 and older, 15.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 10.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Hillsborough is 5.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Hillsborough, 26.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Hillsborough is $64,598.
In Hillsborough, 65.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 34.7% of housing units in Hillsborough.
Of all the housing units in Hillsborough, 11.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Hillsborough, 34.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,100 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Hillsborough is $1,025.
In Hillsborough, 88.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.