Livingston County, Illinois Population 2019

Livingston County, Illinois's estimated population is 36,115 with a growth rate of 0.04% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Livingston County, Illinois is the 39th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201835,761-354-0.98%
201736,115150.04%
201636,100-503-1.37%
201536,603-437-1.18%
201437,040-356-0.95%
201337,396-1,114-2.89%
201238,510-293-0.76%
201138,803-53-0.14%
201038,856-445-1.13%
199039,301-2,080-5.03%
198041,3816911.70%
197040,6903490.87%
196040,3412,5326.70%
195037,809-1,029-2.65%
194038,838-254-0.65%
193039,092220.06%
192039,070-1,395-3.45%
191040,465-1,570-3.73%
190042,0353,5809.31%
189038,45550.01%
188038,4506,97922.18%
187031,47119,834170.44%
186011,63710,085649.81%
18501,552793104.48%
18407590.00%

How Many People Live in Livingston County, Illinois?

36,115

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White34,17092.82%
Black or African American1,4994.07%
Two or More Races6621.80%
Asian2460.67%
Some Other Race2300.62%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.01%

Livingston County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2019

Livingston County, Illinois Median Age

41.6


Total

39.6


Male

43.6


Female

Livingston County, Illinois Adults

There are 28,767 adults, (6,487 of whom are seniors) in Livingston County, Illinois.

Livingston County, Illinois Age Dependency

65.2

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Livingston County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

17,922

48.69%

Male

18,890

51.31%

Livingston County, Illinois Households and Families

Livingston County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Livingston County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.6%13.4%
All72.6%27.4%
Male60.7%39.3%
Non Family58.5%41.5%
Female58%42%

72.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,3792.3872.6
Married7,1552.9786.6
Non Family4,8641.258.5
Female1,5432.9258
Male8173.1560.7

2.9

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Livingston County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7993.11%
9th to 12th Grade1,9507.60%
High School Graduate11,17143.53%
Some College5,78922.56%
Associates Degree2,0838.12%
Bachelors Degree2,4829.67%
Graduate Degree1,3875.41%

Livingston County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,25421,3813,641
Black1,12761591
Hispanic92160167
Multiple Races27024859
Asian1449837
Other Race1291005
Native American55

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 25.69%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,155$47,003$25,278
Less Than High School$20,481$23,750$17,778
High School Grad$32,655$42,903$22,955
Some College$33,470$50,968$24,791
Bachelors Degree$46,721$59,063$40,471
Graduate Degree$53,452$74,265$47,647

$35,155

Average Earnings

$47,003

Average Male

$25,278

Average Female

Livingston County, Illinois Language

Livingston County, Illinois Language by Age

Livingston County, Illinois Language

95.48% of Livingston County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 4.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.13% of the population.

Livingston County, Illinois Poverty

Livingston County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White31,7363,82612.06%
Hispanic1,28333325.95%
Multiple57821537.20%
Asian23312654.08%
Black4077117.44%
Other210136.19%

13.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.38%

Male Poverty Rate

15.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Livingston County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Livingston County, Illinois is Asian, with 54.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Livingston County, Illinois is Other, with 6.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.75%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.28%
High School11.19%
Some College9.89%
Bachelors or Greater3.54%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.12%
Male Unemployed26.16%
Female Employed7.27%
Male Employed4.23%

Livingston County, Illinois Income

Livingston County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,339$68,968
Families$69,880$81,774
Married Families$82,818$94,213
Non Families$29,598$41,744

Livingston County, Illinois Marital Status

Livingston County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.7%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Livingston County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Livingston County, Illinois Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Livingston County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Livingston County, Illinois Veterans

2,592

Number of Veterans

2,435

Male Veterans

157

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam943
First Gulf War342
Korea313
Second Gulf War277
World War II188

Livingston County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,4549.20%
2 or More8725.29%
Hispanic625.69%
Black372.66%
Asian117.48%
Other31.69%

Livingston County, Illinois Veterans by Education

6.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Livingston County, Illinois Employment Status

57.3%

Labor Force Participation

54.1%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Livingston County, Illinois Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

84.34%

Born in Illinois

97.93%

Native Born

2.07%

Foreign Born

1.31%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.93% of Livingston County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 84.34% having been born in Illinois. 1.31% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Livingston County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Streator 1377013148-622-4.52%
Pontiac1193411827-107-0.90%
Dwight 42604032-228-5.35%
Fairbury37733603-170-4.51%
Forrest12201167-53-4.34%
Chatsworth12041140-64-5.32%
Flanagan11101075-35-3.15%
Odell1046992-54-5.16%
Cullom560524-36-6.43%
Cornell467443-24-5.14%
Saunemin420402-18-4.29%
Long Point226216-10-4.42%
Campus166158-8-4.82%
Reddick 163157-6-3.68%
Emington117112-5-4.27%
Strawn10096-4-4.00%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990