Hillsboro, WV Population

Population: 243. Estimated population in July 2020: 234 (-3.7% change)
Males: 110 (45.3%), Females: 133 (54.7%)

Pocahontas County

Zip code: 24946

Median resident age: 41.2 years
Median household income: $29,583
Median house value: $62,000

Races in Hillsboro:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)

Ancestries: English (17.3%), United States (14.4%), German (12.8%), Scotch-Irish (7.8%), Dutch (5.8%), Irish (3.3%).

Elevation: 2303 feet

Land area: 0.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Hillsboro

  • High school or higher: 58.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 6.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.1%
  • Unemployed: 15.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 22.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hillsboro town

  • Never married: 24.3%
  • Now married: 47.1%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 16.0%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

0.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +56 (+29.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Hillsboro:

  • POCAHONTAS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 7 miles; BUCKEYE, WV)
  • RICHWOOD AREA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 24 miles; RICHWOOD, WV)
  • BATH COUNTY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 25 miles; HOT SPRINGS, VA)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Hillsboro:

  • GREENBRIER VALLEY (about 24 miles; LEWISBURG, WV; Abbreviation: LWB)
  • ROANOKE REGIONAL/WOODRUM FIELD (about 59 miles; ROANOKE, VA; Abbreviation: ROA)
  • RALEIGH COUNTY MEMORIAL (about 68 miles; BECKLEY, WV; Abbreviation: BKW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Hillsboro:

  • INGALLS FIELD (about 30 miles; HOT SPRINGS, VA; Abbreviation: HSP)
  • RICHWOOD MUNI (about 32 miles; RICHWOOD, WV; Abbreviation: 3I4)
  • SUMMERSVILLE (about 46 miles; SUMMERSVILLE, WV; Abbreviation: SXL)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hillsboro:

  • WASHINGTON AND LEE UNIVERSITY (about 57 miles; LEXINGTON, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,063)
  • NATIONAL BUSINESS COLLEGE (about 60 miles; SALEM, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,382)
  • VIRGINIA WESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 63 miles; ROANOKE, VA; Full-time enrollment: 3,535)
  • VIRGINIA POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE AND STATE UNIV (about 67 miles; BLACKSBURG, VA; Full-time enrollment: 25,754)
  • CONCORD COLLEGE (about 73 miles; ATHENS, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,723)
  • RADFORD UNIVERSITY (about 73 miles; RADFORD, VA; Full-time enrollment: 8,034)
  • NEW RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 78 miles; DUBLIN, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,262)
Public primary/middle school in Hillsboro:

  • HILLSBORO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 89; Location: HC 64 BOX 399; Grades: PK – 05)