Hillsboro, Illinois, offers a small-town lifestyle with the opportunity to easily partake in the bustle of city life. Hillsboro residents enjoy the security and small-town picturesque lifestyle a community of 6,291 people affords while convenient interstate access provides direct arteries to the cities of St. Louis, Decatur and Springfield. Located just one hour from each of these major cities Hillsboro is an ideal place for families looking for a change of pace with all the conveniences of big city life a short distance away.
Come visit us and enjoy the charm of small town America at its best. Our excellent schools, modern health care, great recreational facilities and entrepreneurial opportunities are waiting for you. Low crime, friendly people, and reasonable cost of living make Hillsboro a great place to live, work and play!
Historical Society of Montgomery County