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High Hill, Missouri
High Hill School
High Hill School
Location of High Hill, Missouri
Location of High Hill, Missouri
Coordinates: 38°52′41″N 91°22′46″W / 38.87806°N 91.37944°W / 38.87806; -91.37944Coordinates: 38°52′41″N 91°22′46″W / 38.87806°N 91.37944°W / 38.87806; -91.37944
Country United States
State Missouri
County Montgomery
Area
 • Total 0.46 sq mi (1.19 km2)
 • Land 0.46 sq mi (1.19 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
892 ft (272 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 195
 • Estimate 
(2019)
177
 • Density 384.78/sq mi (148.71/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
63350
Area code(s) 636
FIPS code 29-31996
GNIS feature ID 0719521

High Hill is a city in Montgomery County, Missouri, United States. The population was 195 at the 2010 census.

History

A post office called High Hill has been in operation since 1837. The community was so named on account of its lofty elevation.

Farmers Mercantile Co. Building and High Hill School are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Geography

High Hill is adjacent to Interstate 70. The city is accessible from the expressway via Highway F.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.46 square miles (1.19 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 223
1920 253
1930 244 −3.6%
1940 188 −23.0%
1950 224 19.1%
1960 173 −22.8%
1970 192 11.0%
1980 254 32.3%
1990 204 −19.7%
2000 231 13.2%
2010 195 −15.6%
2019 (est.) 177 −9.2%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 195 people, 85 households, and 51 families living in the city. The population density was 423.9 inhabitants per square mile (163.7/km2). There were 102 housing units at an average density of 221.7 per square mile (85.6/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 95.9% White, 1.0% Native American, 2.1% Asian, 0.5% from other races, and 0.5% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.0% of the population.

There were 85 households, of which 28.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.2% were married couples living together, 8.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 40.0% were non-families. 36.5% of all households were made up of individuals, and 18.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.29 and the average family size was 2.98.

The median age in the city was 43.9 years. 20.5% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.2% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 25.1% were from 25 to 44; 27.7% were from 45 to 64; and 21.5% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 51.3% male and 48.7% female.

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