Hillsboro Data

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 Fast Facts
 Oregon Population  4,013,845  
 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro Metropolitan Statistical Area  2,348,247
 Washington County Population  570,510
 Hillsboro Population  97,480
 Hillsboro Unemployment Rate  4.8% (10/15)
 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro Unemployment Rate  5.6% (10/15)
 Oregon Unemployment Rate  6.2% (10/15)
 Hillsboro Median Resident Age  34.6
 Hillsboro Non-White Resident Diversity      40.0 %
 25 Years and Over - Hillsboro  67,286
 Source: 2015 PSU Population Research Center; 2015 Bureau of Labor Statistics (not seasonally adjusted); 2014 ACS
 PMSA Labor Force Summary ( Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro Metropolitan Statistical Area)
 Total Civilian Labor Force  1,214,404 
 Unemployed  66,500
 Unemployment Rate     5.6%
 Employed Labor Force  1,147,854
 Source: Oregon Employment Department (10/15); not seasonally adjusted
 Hillsboro Labor Force Summary
 Total Civilian Labor Force   53,143
 Unemployed  4,390
 Unemployment Rate  4.8%
 Employed Labor Force  50,524
  Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics (10/15), not seasonally adjusted, 2014 ACS

 

Business Advantages

  • Available selection of buildings and land in a range of sizes, for sale or lease
  • Skilled and available labor force
  • Customized and comprehensive training and employment programs, including: Job search assistance, resources, and job training and placement. Dedicated city staff to assist with all issues relating to manufacturing start up, relocation, and expansion.
  • No sales tax
  • No local business tax
  • No inventory tax
  • No worldwide unitary tax
  • No motor vehicle excise tax
  • No business income tax in Hillsboro or Washington County
  • No direct levies on intangible properties such as stocks bonds and securities

Taxes

  • No sales tax
  • Personal Income Tax: 9.9% maximum on income greater than $125,000/$250,000 (single/joint)
  • Corporate Income Tax: 6.6% of Oregon taxable income of under $10 million or 7.6% over $10 million plus $660,000
  • Washington County Property Tax: (approx. $17.00/$1000 of assessed value)
  • Transit Tax: 0.007237 of payroll or ($7.237 per $1000 of wages) (2015)

Climate

  • Elevation: 165’
  • Average annual high temp: 79 F (July) 
  • Average annual low temp: 46 F (January) 
  • Average annual rainfall: 38”

Location

  • Washington County
  • 30 minutes west of Portland
  • Easy access to State Highway 26 (East/West), Interstate 5 (north/south), Interstate 84 (east/west)
  • Western terminus of a 33 mile metropolitan light rail line
  • 30 miles to the Portland International Airport
  • Hillsboro Airport is Oregon's busiest general aviation airport

Cost of Living

  • Median Household Income (2013): $65,158  
  • Estimated Median House Value: $268,200
  • Occupied Housing Units: 32,594
  • Owner-Occupied: 53.4%

Source: 2013 American Community Survey, US Census Bureau, zillow.com, 2015.

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