Service Area & Demographics

Service Area

During 1997, the Hillsboro School District expanded significantly with the annexation of the Witt Unit School District. The Hillsboro District now serves nearly 2,300 students located within a 266 square mile area. A population of over 11,500 residents are located within the school district boundaries located in Montgomery and Bond counties. The school district is strategically located nearly 45 minutes away from Springfield and about an hour from metro St. Louis, Missouri.


Demographics for students within the Hillsboro Community Unit School district in 2003 indicate that:
  • 97.4% of its students are Caucasian
  • 1.4% African American
  • 0.1% Native American
  • 0.3% Asian or Pacific Islander
  • 0.8% Hispanic