Hillsboro is located close to the center of Kansas. Hillsboro is part of Marion County. Hillsboro has 2.56 square miles of land area and 0.01 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Hillsboro population is 2,940, which has grown 3.01% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 7.24% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Hillsboro median household income is $47,759 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 45.89% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 27.69% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Hillsboro median house value is $87,100 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 40.26% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 54.97% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Hillsboro is much better than the state average in quality. The Hillsboro area code is 620.