Lovington is a city located in Moultrie County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,057, it is the 671st largest city in Illinois and the 14568th largest city in the United States. Lovington is currently declining at a rate of -0.56% annually and its population has decreased by -8.56% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,156 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Lovington has a population density of 1,337 people per square mile.
The average household income in Lovington is $55,199 with a poverty rate of 9.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $547 per month, and the median house value is $71,500. The median age in Lovington is 36.7 years, 35.2 years for males, and 37.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lovingtonwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.28%.
98.71% of Lovington residents speak only English, while 1.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.29% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Lovington is Black, with 21.74% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Lovington is Multiple, with 4.00% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.35%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Lovington
100.00% of Lovington residents were born in the United States, with 92.47% having been born in Illinois. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.