Hillsborough County, NH Population by Race & Ethnicity

Racial distribution of Hillsborough County population: 84.83% are white, 2.58% are Black or African American, 0.14% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 4.19% are Asian, 0.02% are Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander, 1.83% are some other race and 6.41% are multiracial.
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Updated Jul 15, 2024

Hillsborough County, NH population by race

The table below shows Hillsborough County's population by race.

Race Population % of Total Population
White 358,618 84.83%
Black or African American 10,912 2.58%
American Indian and Alaska Native 604 0.14%
Asian 17,708 4.19%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 64 0.02%
Some other race 7,716 1.83%
Two or more races (multiracial) 27,111 6.41%
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Hillsborough County population by race

Of the 5 race categories (excluding ethnicity) identified by the Census Bureau, namely American Indian or Alaska Native, Asian, Black or African American, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and White; Hillsborough County has a population in all of the race categories.

This confirms that Hillsborough County's population has become increasingly diverse.

The percent distribution of Hillsborough County population by race (across all racial categories recognized by the U.S. Census Bureau): 84.83% are white, 2.58% are Black or African American, 0.14% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 4.19% are Asian, 0.02% are Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander, 1.83% are some other race and 6.41% are multiracial.

FIGURE 1

Hillsborough County, NH population by race.

The largest racial group in Hillsborough County is White with a population of 358,618 (84.83% of the total population).

Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2018-2022 5-Year Estimates.

Hillsborough County 's racial breakdown clearly shows that there is an absolute majority (i.e. more than 50% of the population belong to one particular race) of White population in the county.

As per the latest data estimates from American Community Survey's 5-year estimates:

1. The largest racial group in Hillsborough County is White with a population of 358,618 (84.83% of the total population).

2. The multiracial population, i.e. population that identify themselves with two or more races , is 27,111 (6.41% of the total population).

Racial / Ethnic makeup of Hillsborough County, NH

By ethnicity, 32,558 (7.70% of the total population) is Hispanic or Latino (of any race), and 390,175 (92.30% of the total population) is Non-Hispanic.

Of the Non-Hispanic population in Hillsborough County, the largest racial group is White alone with a population of 346,139 (88.71% of the total Non-Hispanic population).

FIGURE 2

Hillsborough County, NH Non-Hispanic population by race

All percentages shown below are, % of Hillsborough County's Non-Hispanic population.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2018-2022 5-Year Estimates.

Hillsborough County Non-Hispanic population by race

The distribution of the Non-Hispanic population across various race categories

Race Population % of Total Non-Hispanic Population
White alone 346,139 88.71%
Black or African American alone 9,337 2.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 336 0.09%
Asian alone 17,683 4.53%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 47 0.01%
Some other race alone 1,306 0.33%
Two or more races (multiracial) 15,327 3.93%

Among the Hispanic population in Hillsborough County, regardless of the race, the largest group is of Other Hispanic or Latino origin, with a population of 16,036 (49.25% of the total Hispanic population).

FIGURE 3

Hillsborough County, NH Hispanic or Latino population

All percentages shown below are, % of Hillsborough County's Hispanic population.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2018-2022 5-Year Estimates.

Hillsborough County Hispanic or Latino population

The distribution of the Hispanic or Latino population by their ancestries

Origin Population % of Total Hispanic Population
Mexican 4,488 13.78%
Puerto Rican 11,293 34.69%
Cuban 741 2.28%
Other Hispanic or Latino 16,036 49.25%

Things to know

What percentage of Hillsborough County, NH is Hispanic?

As per the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey estimates, 7.70% of Hillsborough County population is Hispanic.

Among the Hispanic population in Hillsborough County, regardless of the race, the largest group is of Other Hispanic or Latino origin, with a population of 16,036 (49.25% of the total Hispanic population).

How many Black people does Hillsborough County, NH have?

Hillsborough County, NH has 10,912 Black or African American population as per the estimates from the latest American Community Survey 5-Year estimates. Overall 2.58% of the total population (excluding multiracial) in Hillsborough County is Black.

What is the largest minority group in Hillsborough County, NH?

With 92.30% of the total population, Non-Hispanics are the largest ethnic minority in Hillsborough County.

That being said, with a 4.19% of the total population, Asians are the largest racial minority in Hillsborough County.

What is the majority race in Hillsborough County, NH?

With a population of 358,618 (84.83% of the total population), Whites are the largest racial majority in Hillsborough County.

Asians are second largest race in Hillsborough County, with 4.19% of the total population.

References

Notes

The analysis presented in this article is based on estimates derived from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey. While these figures offer valuable insights, they are subject to a margin of error. It is advisable to exercise caution and consider the potential margin of error when interpreting and utilizing this data.

Datasets

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2024
Hillsborough County, NH Population Breakdown By Race (Excluding Ethnicity) Dataset: Population Counts and Percentages for 7 Racial Categories as Identified by the US Census Bureau // 2024 Edition
Last updated July 7, 2024
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2018-2022
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the population of Hillsborough County by race. It includes the population of Hillsborough County across racial categories (excluding ethnicity) as identified by the Census Bureau. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution of Hillsborough County across relevant racial categories.

Key observations

The percent distribution of Hillsborough County population by race (across all racial categories recognized by the U.S. Census Bureau): 84.83% are white, 2.58% are Black or African American, 0.14% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 4.19% are Asian, 0.02% are Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander, 1.83% are some other race and 6.41% are multiracial.

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2018-2022 5-Year Estimates.

Racial categories include:

  • White
  • Black or African American
  • American Indian and Alaska Native
  • Asian
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
  • Some other race
  • Two or more races (multiracial)

Variables / Data Columns

  • Race: This column displays the racial categories (excluding ethnicity) for the Hillsborough County
  • Population: The population of the racial category (excluding ethnicity) in the Hillsborough County is shown in this column.
  • % of Total Population: This column displays the percentage distribution of each race as a proportion of Hillsborough County total population. Please note that the sum of all percentages may not equal one due to rounding of values.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Hillsborough County Population by Race & Ethnicity. You can refer the same here

Hillsborough County, NH Non-Hispanic Population Breakdown By Race Dataset: Non-Hispanic Population Counts and Percentages for 7 Racial Categories as Identified by the US Census Bureau // 2024 Edition
Last updated July 7, 2024
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2018-2022
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the Non-Hispanic population of Hillsborough County by race. It includes the distribution of the Non-Hispanic population of Hillsborough County across various race categories as identified by the Census Bureau. The dataset can be utilized to understand the Non-Hispanic population distribution of Hillsborough County across relevant racial categories.

Key observations

Of the Non-Hispanic population in Hillsborough County, the largest racial group is White alone with a population of 346,139 (88.71% of the total Non-Hispanic population).

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2018-2022 5-Year Estimates.

Racial categories include:

  • White
  • Black or African American
  • American Indian and Alaska Native
  • Asian
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
  • Some other race
  • Two or more races (multiracial)

Variables / Data Columns

  • Race: This column displays the racial categories (for Non-Hispanic) for the Hillsborough County
  • Population: The population of the racial category (for Non-Hispanic) in the Hillsborough County is shown in this column.
  • % of Total Population: This column displays the percentage distribution of each race as a proportion of Hillsborough County total Non-Hispanic population. Please note that the sum of all percentages may not equal one due to rounding of values.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Hillsborough County Population by Race & Ethnicity. You can refer the same here

Hillsborough County, NH Hispanic or Latino Population Distribution by Ancestries Dataset : Detailed Breakdown of Hispanic or Latino Origins // 2024 Edition
Last updated July 7, 2024
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2018-2022
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the Hillsborough County Hispanic or Latino population. It includes the distribution of the Hispanic or Latino population, of Hillsborough County, by their ancestries, as identified by the Census Bureau. The dataset can be utilized to understand the origin of the Hispanic or Latino population of Hillsborough County.

Key observations

Among the Hispanic population in Hillsborough County, regardless of the race, the largest group is of Other Hispanic or Latino origin, with a population of 16,036 (49.25% of the total Hispanic population).

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2018-2022 5-Year Estimates.

Origin for Hispanic or Latino population include:

  • Mexican
  • Puerto Rican
  • Cuban
  • Other Hispanic or Latino

Variables / Data Columns

  • Origin: This column displays the origin for Hispanic or Latino population for the Hillsborough County
  • Population: The population of the specific origin for Hispanic or Latino population in the Hillsborough County is shown in this column.
  • % of Total Hispanic Population: This column displays the percentage distribution of each Hispanic origin as a proportion of Hillsborough County total Hispanic or Latino population. Please note that the sum of all percentages may not equal one due to rounding of values.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Hillsborough County Population by Race & Ethnicity. You can refer the same here

If you're looking for datasets from another year, please feel free to contact us at research@neilsberg.com and we'll be happy to assist you further.

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