Livingston County, Illinois Population 2021

Livingston County, Illinois's estimated population is 35,516 with a growth rate of -0.19% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Livingston County, Illinois is the 40th largest county in Illinois. The 2010 Population was 38,854 and has seen a growth of -8.59% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202135,516-66-0.19%
202035,582-66-0.19%
201935,648-66-0.18%
201835,714-410-1.13%
201736,124170.05%
201636,107-498-1.36%
201536,605-431-1.16%
201437,036-358-0.96%
201337,394-1,117-2.90%
201238,511-294-0.76%
201138,805-49-0.13%
201038,854-447-1.14%
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%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.19%
County Website
Founded
1837
County Seat
2010 Population
38,854
Growth Since 2010
-8.59%
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Livingston County, Illinois Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White33,37792.61%
Black or African American1,5204.22%
Two or More Races5701.58%
Asian3080.85%
Some Other Race2630.73%
American Indian and Alaska Native20.01%
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Livingston County, Illinois Population by Race

Livingston County, Illinois Population Pyramid $2021

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Livingston County, Illinois Median Age

42


Total

39.8


Male

44.7


Female

Livingston County, Illinois Adults

There are 28,278 adults, (6,818 of whom are seniors) in Livingston County, Illinois.

Livingston County, Illinois Age Dependency

67.9

Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Livingston County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

17,611

48.87%

Male

18,429

51.13%

Livingston County, Illinois Population by Age

Livingston County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Livingston County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.4%12.6%
All72.8%27.2%
Male66.7%33.3%
Non Family59.9%40.1%
Female53.1%46.9%

72.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Livingston County, Illinois Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,3072.3672.8
Married6,9442.9487.4
Non Family4,8611.1859.9
Female1,6932.8453.1
Male8093.4166.7

2.88

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

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Livingston County, Illinois Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7302.87%
9th to 12th Grade1,8377.22%
High School Graduate11,37244.71%
Some College5,56421.88%
Associates Degree2,1798.57%
Bachelors Degree2,5319.95%
Graduate Degree1,2214.80%
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Livingston County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Livingston County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White22,88221,2023,470
Black1,14063647
Hispanic92757454
2+ Races29426356
Asian261221130
Other Race1451047
Native American22

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 49.81%.

Livingston County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,096$46,656$26,022
Less Than 9th Grade$22,976$28,098$15,750
High School Graduate$32,377$40,859$22,626
Some College$35,408$53,225$25,332
Bachelors Degree$45,568$52,296$38,017
Graduate Degree$66,037$85,714$58,304

$36,096

Average Earnings

$46,656

Average Male

$26,022

Average Female

Livingston County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Livingston County, Illinois Language by Age

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Livingston County, Illinois Language

96.15% of Livingston County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 3.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.67% of the population.

Livingston County, Illinois Language

Livingston County, Illinois Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White31,0664,17713.45%
Hispanic1,30846835.78%
Black62327744.46%
Multiple48417536.16%
Other237114.64%

15.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.38%

Male Poverty Rate

16.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Livingston County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Livingston County, Illinois is Black, with 44.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Livingston County, Illinois is Other, with 4.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.41%.

Livingston County, Illinois Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.82%
High School13.28%
Some College10.72%
Bachelors or Greater5.19%

Livingston County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed35.21%
Male Unemployed32.60%
Female Employed9.12%
Male Employed5.67%

Livingston County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Livingston County, Illinois Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,160$69,815
Families$71,034$81,690
Married Families$85,194$96,224
Non Families$30,865$44,429
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Income by Household Type

Livingston County, Illinois Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.4%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Livingston County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

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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 45-54.

Livingston County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

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Livingston County, Illinois Marital Status

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2,546

Number of Veterans

2,427

Male Veterans

119

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam971
First Gulf War386
Second Gulf War340
Korea245
World War II87

Livingston County, Illinois Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74724
75+699
35 to 54476
55 to 64396
18 to 34251

Livingston County, Illinois Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,3949.14%
2+ Races10428.26%
Black403.14%
Hispanic211.91%
Asian83.07%

Livingston County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Livingston County, Illinois Veterans by Education

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7.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Livingston County, Illinois Veterans by Education

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57.3%

Labor Force Participation

54.4%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Livingston County, Illinois Employment by Age

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Livingston County, Illinois Employment by Race

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Livingston County, Illinois Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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84.50%

Born in Livingston County, Illinois

97.87%

Native Born

2.13%

Foreign Born

1.47%

Non Citizen

0.66%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.87% of Livingston County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 84.50% having been born in Illinois. 1.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Livingston County, Illinois Place of Birth

  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

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