Nationwide Claims to Fame

Hillsborough is 4th out of 6,406 other cities in Income per capita

Hillsborough is 7th out of 6,383 other cities in Home median value

Hillsborough is 7th out of 6,404 other cities in Income per household

Statewide Claims to Fame

Hillsborough is 2nd in California out of 644 other cities in Income per capita

Hillsborough is 3rd in California out of 644 other cities in Home ownership rate

Hillsborough is 3rd in California out of 644 other cities in Income per household

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Hillsborough Rank California US
Current population (2012) 11,144 361st 38,041,430 313,914,040
Size in square miles 6.2 383rd 155,779.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,748.8 504th 239.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Hillsborough Rank California US
Residents younger than 5 4.3% 578th 6.7% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 26.6% 272nd 24.3% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 20.5% 48th 12.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Hillsborough Rank California US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 95.8% 86th 80.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 72.0% 21st 30.2% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Hillsborough Rank California US
Race - White 66.3% 297th 73.7% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.4% 625th 6.6% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1% 641st 1.7% 1.2%
Race - Asian 28.1% 53rd 13.9% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% 404th 0.5% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.9% 472nd 3.6% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.4% 642nd 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 64.2% 191st 39.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Hillsborough Rank California US
Female residents 51.3% 199th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 21.8% 322nd 27.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Hillsborough Rank California US
Housing units 3,912 467th 13,720,462 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 0.4% 629th 30.8% 25.9%
Households 3,512 463rd 12,433,172 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 95.8% 3rd 56.7% 66.1%
Home median value $1,000,001 38th $421,600 $186,200
People per household 3.1 276th 2.9 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Hillsborough Rank California US
Income per capita $121,336 2nd $29,634 $27,915
Income per household $222,131 3rd $61,632 $52,762
Income below poverty line 2.7% 630th 14.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Hillsborough Rank California US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,440 358th 3,425,510 27,092,908
Retail sales $8,483 545th $455,032,270 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $801 419th $12,561 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $646 515th $80,852,787 $613,795,732

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