Income/capita 38%
Household income 41%
Unemployment 26%
Income per capita$18,452$24,736$29,829
Median household income$32,500$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$33,125$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$26,875$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$36,912$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$17,250$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate5.9%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level21.0%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Hillsboro is 38% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Hillsboro is 41% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Hillsboro is 26% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Hillsboro is 39% higher than the national average

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      Hillsboro employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.4%1.1%
      Manufacturing sector35.1%20.7%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%3.4%
      Wholesale & retail services4.3%10.3%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.4%0.0%
      Education, health & social services1.1%37.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Trinity, AL2,110$70,56828%
      Hartselle, AL14,475$54,2482%
      Athens, AL24,461$45,92017%
      Decatur, AL55,419$42,60223%
      Hatton, AL90$39,37529%
      Hillsboro, AL561$32,50041%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Leawood, MO561$54,2862%
      New Berlin, TX561$72,30831%
      Adams, NE561$62,77813%
      Olpe, KS561$51,5007%
      Cape Royale, TX561$79,68844%
      Hillsboro, AL561$32,50041%
      Source: The Hillsboro, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).