Livingston County, Illinois Population 2020

Livingston County, Illinois's estimated population is 35,053 with a growth rate of -1.00% 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
202035,053-354-1.00%
201935,407-354-0.99%
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%
2020 Growth Rate
-1.00%
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Founded
1837
County Seat

Livingston County, Illinois Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White33,73692.88%
Black or African American1,4544.00%
Two or More Races6261.72%
Asian2780.77%
Some Other Race2270.62%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.01%

Livingston County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2020

Livingston County, Illinois Median Age

42


Total

40


Male

44.3


Female

Livingston County, Illinois Adults

There are 28,483 adults, (6,662 of whom are seniors) in Livingston County, Illinois.

Livingston County, Illinois Age Dependency

66.5

Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Livingston County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

17,710

48.76%

Male

18,614

51.24%

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%
All72.1%27.9%
Male67.4%32.6%
Non Family59.1%40.9%
Female52.5%47.5%

72.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,3202.3772.1
Married6,8872.9486.6
Non Family4,8371.2159.1
Female1,6892.8852.5
Male9073.2867.4

2.88

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Livingston County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7843.07%
9th to 12th Grade1,9387.59%
High School Graduate11,00543.12%
Some College5,72222.42%
Associates Degree2,0578.06%
Bachelors Degree2,5459.97%
Graduate Degree1,4695.76%

Livingston County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,03521,1513,765
Black1,08964262
Hispanic92855936
Multiple Races26425640
Asian248208111
Other Race1371024
Native American33

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 44.76%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,227$47,171$26,089
Less Than High School$20,432$23,065$17,694
High School Grad$33,046$41,238$23,163
Some College$36,231$53,025$25,000
Bachelors Degree$46,222$54,688$41,771
Graduate Degree$62,556$91,406$55,385

$36,227

Average Earnings

$47,171

Average Male

$26,089

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 non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.35% of the population.

Livingston County, Illinois Poverty

Livingston County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White31,3364,01212.80%
Hispanic1,28638730.09%
Multiple54615728.75%
Black50414428.57%
Other20583.90%

13.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.09%

Male Poverty Rate

15.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Livingston County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Livingston County, Illinois is Hispanic, with 30.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Livingston County, Illinois is Other, with 3.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.81%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.10%
High School11.67%
Some College11.41%
Bachelors or Greater3.74%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.00%
Male Unemployed30.15%
Female Employed8.47%
Male Employed5.02%

Livingston County, Illinois Income

Livingston County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,200$70,341
Families$70,930$81,920
Married Families$85,823$95,916
Non Families$30,929$45,028

Livingston County, Illinois Marital Status

Livingston County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.2%

Male Marriage Rate

49.6%

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

2,618

Number of Veterans

2,488

Male Veterans

130

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam934
First Gulf War436
Second Gulf War304
Korea280
World War II131
Age Group Veterans
75+688
65 to 74685
35 to 54511
55 to 64470
18 to 34264
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,4789.39%
2 or More8223.63%
Hispanic514.67%
Black463.61%
Asian103.98%
Other21.08%

$Livingston County, Illinois Veterans by Education

6.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Livingston County, Illinois Employment Status

58.3%

Labor Force Participation

55%

Employment Rate

5.4%

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

84.27%

Born in Illinois

97.95%

Native Born

2.05%

Foreign Born

1.28%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.95% of Livingston County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 84.27% having been born in Illinois. 1.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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