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Overview

Introduction to Hilliard, Ohio

Hilliard, Ohio, in Franklin county, is 9 miles NW of Columbus, Ohio. The city is located in the Columbus metropolitan area. 

Hilliard History

The city was named after its founder, John Reed Hilliard, who initiated development in this area by purchasing 10 acres of farmland. He platted the town by September, 1853 and it had its first post office in 1854. It was officially incorporated as a village in July of 1869. It achieved the status of a city in December 1960, after the population figures crossed 5,600.

Hilliard and Nearby Attractions

  • Hilliard Municipal Park
  • Heritage Rail Trail
  • Weaver Park
  • Heritage Golf Club
  • Griggs Reservoir
  • Franklin County Fairgrounds

Things To Do In Hilliard

The historic district of Norwood Street has preserved the rich heritage of the area with its architectural styles and residential structures. The Heritage Rail Trail, which stretches over seven miles, is a multi-purpose trail where people can go bicycling, rollerblading, jogging and walking.

Hilliard Transportation

The Rickenbacker International Airport offers regular services.

Hilliard Higher Education

Capital University, Devry Institute of Technology and Otterbein College are all a short driving distance away from Hilliard.

Demographics

People

Total Population33,108
Male Share of the Population49.6%
Female Share of the Population50.4%
Senior Citizens10.2%
Employed Population 16+17,493
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married59.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher52.1%
Median Earnings25+$51,645
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$30,054
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,105

Wealth

Median Family Income$113,388
% Above Poverty Level96%
% Below Poverty Level4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home5.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.1%
% Using Public Transportation0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone22.9%
Median Gross Rent$1,004
Median House Value$213,000

Ancestry

German28.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)19.8%
Irish14.5%
English11.2%
Italian8.4%
Polish3.6%
French Except Basque3%
Arab2.8%
Scottish2.7%
Welsh2.3%
Dutch1.6%
Hungarian1.3%
Russian0.9%
Palestinian0.8%
Swiss0.8%
Croatian0.7%
Slovak0.6%
Greek0.6%
Norwegian0.5%
Austrian0.5%
Czech0.4%
Danishn0.4%
Somali0.3%
African0.3%
Portuguese0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Swedish0.3%
Slovene0.3%
Albanian0.2%
Luxemburger0.2%
Lebanese0.2%
Ukrainian0.1%
Romanian0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
Latvian0.1%
New Zealand0.1%
Belgian0.1%
Syrian0.1%
Egyptian0.1%
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Hilliard Almanac

CategoryValue
County Franklin County
Standard Zip Codes43026
Phone Area Codes614
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.03
Approximate Longitude-83.14

Hilliard Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationWESTERVILLE
Distance13 miles
Jan Temp20 to 36 F
Apr Temp40 to 64 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp43 to 66 F
Annual Precip39.3 inches
StationCOLUMBUS INTL AP
Distance15 miles
Jan Temp20 to 36 F
Apr Temp41 to 63 F
Jul Temp65 to 85 F
Oct Temp44 to 65 F
Annual Precip38.5 inches
StationIRWIN
Distance18.1 miles
Jan Temp18 to 36 F
Apr Temp39 to 65 F
Jul Temp62 to 87 F
Oct Temp41 to 68 F
Annual Precip38.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Dublin43,874$144,005
Grandview Heights7,191$123,558
Marble Cliff556$137,679
Upper Arlington34,675$127,734
Valleyview623$43,929

Hilliard Public Schools

Alton Darby Elementary School
2730 Alton Darby Creek Rd
ZIP: 43026
(614) 921-5000
Primary
Total Enrollment 446
Avery Elementary School
4388 Avery Rd
ZIP: 43026
(614) 921-5100
Primary
Total Enrollment 375
Beacon Elementary School
3600 Lacon Rd
ZIP: 43026
(614) 921-5200
Primary
Total Enrollment 475
Britton Elementary School
4501 Britton Rd
ZIP: 43026
(614) 921-5300
Primary
Total Enrollment 475
Brown Elementary School
2494 Walker Rd
ZIP: 43026
(614) 921-5400
Primary
Total Enrollment 540
Darby Creek Elementary School
6305 Pinefield Dr
ZIP: 43026
(614) 921-5500
Primary
Total Enrollment 489
Hilliard Bradley High School
2800 Walker Rd
ZIP: 43026
(614) 921-7400
High
Total Enrollment 1571
Hilliard City School District Preschool
2874 Alton Darby Creek Rd
ZIP: 43026
(614) 921-5050
Primary
Total Enrollment 320
Hilliard Crossing Elementary School
3340 Hilliard Rome Rd
ZIP: 43026
(614) 921-5600
Primary
Total Enrollment 517
Hilliard Darby High School
4200 Leppert Rd
ZIP: 43026
(614) 921-7300
High
Total Enrollment 1516
Hilliard Davidson High School
5100 Davidson Rd
ZIP: 43026
(614) 921-7000
High
Total Enrollment 1645
Hilliard Heritage Middle School
5670 Scioto Darby Rd
ZIP: 43026
(614) 921-7505
Middle
Total Enrollment 799
Hilliard Memorial Middle School
5600 Scioto Darby Rd
ZIP: 43026
(614) 921-7600
Middle
Total Enrollment 812
Hilliard Station Sixth Grade Elementary School
3859 Main St
ZIP: 43026
(614) 921-6800
Middle
Total Enrollment 595
Hilliard Tharp Sixth Grade Elementary School
4681 Leap Rd
ZIP: 43026
(614) 921-6900
Middle
Total Enrollment 622
Hilliard Weaver Middle School
4600 Avery Rd
ZIP: 43026
(614) 921-7700
Middle
Total Enrollment 888
Hoffman Trails Elementary School
4301 Hoffman Farms Dr
ZIP: 43026
(614) 921-5700
Primary
Total Enrollment 576
J W Reason Elementary School
4790 Cemetery Rd
ZIP: 43026
(614) 921-5900
Primary
Total Enrollment 502
Norwich Elementary School
4454 Davidson Rd
ZIP: 43026
(614) 921-6000
Primary
Total Enrollment 544
Ridgewood Elementary School
4237 Dublin Rd
ZIP: 43026
(614) 921-6100
Primary
Total Enrollment 562
Scioto Darby Elementary School
5380 Scioto Darby Rd
ZIP: 43026
(614) 921-6300
Primary
Total Enrollment 471

Hilliard Private Schools

Enchanted Care Kids' Campus
4394 Davidson Rd
ZIP: 43026
Elementary
Total Enrollment 37
St Brendan School
4475 Dublin Rd
ZIP: 43026
Elementary
Total Enrollment 483
Sunrise Academy
5657 Scioto Darby Rd
ZIP: 43026
Elementary
Total Enrollment 377
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