Livingston County, Illinois Population 2018

Livingston County, Illinois's estimated population is 36,518 with a growth rate of -2.04% 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
201736,518-760-2.04%
201637,2788032.20%
201636,475-193-0.53%
201536,668-344-0.93%
201437,012-377-1.01%
201337,389-1,119-2.91%
201238,508-291-0.75%
201138,799-59-0.15%
201038,858-443-1.13%
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%

Livingston County, Illinois Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White34,466
Black or African American1,641
Two or More Races561
Some Other Race334
Asian255
American Indian and Alaska Native21

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Livingston County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Livingston County, Illinois Median Age

41.2


Total

39.2


Male

43.3


Female

Livingston County, Illinois Adults

There are 29,151 adults, (6,449 of which are seniors) in Livingston County, Illinois.

Livingston County, Illinois Age Dependency

64.4

Age Dependency Ratio

28.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Livingston County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

18,332

49.18%

Male

18,946

50.82%

Livingston County, Illinois Households and Families

Livingston County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Livingston County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.3%12.7%
All71.8%28.2%
Male61.5%38.5%
Non Family56.6%43.4%
Female53.1%46.9%

71.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Livingston County, Illinois Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,5252.3571.8
Married7,2552.9387.3
Non Family4,8771.256.6
Female1,5752.9653.1
Male8182.8861.5

2.86

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Livingston County, Illinois Households

Livingston County, Illinois Education

Livingston County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8773.36%
9th to 12th Grade2,1818.37%
High School Graduate10,80741.45%
Some College6,14523.57%
Associates Degree2,0958.04%
Bachelors Degree2,5199.66%
Graduate Degree1,4475.55%

Livingston County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,51821,4553,793
Black1,27063545
Hispanic91960142
Other Race2421316
Multiple Races23922153
Asian18413655
Native American106

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 92.47%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 29.89%.

Livingston County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,074$46,932$25,600
Less Than High School$21,896$24,076$17,206
High School Grad$31,909$43,109$22,141
Some College$37,190$50,710$26,024
Bachelors Degree$45,991$59,940$39,423
Graduate Degree$48,365$67,000$42,566

$36,074

Average Earnings

$46,932

Average Male

$25,600

Average Female

Livingston County, Illinois Language

Livingston County, Illinois Language by Age

Livingston County, Illinois Language

95.32% of Livingston County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 4.68% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.08% of the population.

Livingston County, Illinois Poverty

Livingston County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White31,9693,81211.92%
Hispanic1,18926222.04%
Multiple47315432.56%
Asian24510743.67%
Black1782916.29%
Other18952.65%

12.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.36%

Male Poverty Rate

14.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Livingston County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Livingston County, Illinois is Asian, with 43.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Livingston County, Illinois is Other, with 2.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.78%.

Livingston County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.33%
High School11.62%
Some College9.05%
Bachelors or Greater3.10%

Livingston County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.09%
Male Unemployed30.45%
Female Employed7.94%
Male Employed4.25%

Livingston County, Illinois Income

Livingston County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,074$68,089
Families$69,192$81,459
Married Families$82,002$93,888
Non Families$29,057$39,615

Livingston County, Illinois Marital Status

Livingston County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.1%

Male Marriage Rate

49.7%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Livingston County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Livingston County, Illinois Veterans

Livingston County, Illinois Veterans by War

2,541

Number of Veterans

2,423

Male Veterans

118

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam861
First Gulf War375
Korea351
Second Gulf War234
World War II195

Livingston County, Illinois Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+769
65 to 74597
55 to 64496
35 to 54469
18 to 34210

Livingston County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,3888.90%
2 or More7631.02%
Black764.97%
Hispanic625.83%
Other10.34%

Livingston County, Illinois Veterans by Education

5.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Livingston County, Illinois Employment Status

Livingston County, Illinois Employment by Age

56.9%

Labor Force Participation

53.3%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Livingston County, Illinois Employment by Race

Livingston County, Illinois Employment by Education

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%
Data Sources
  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