Tovey, IL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Tovey, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Tovey had a population of 541 as of July 1, 2016. Tovey ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Illinois. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Tovey is located at latitude 39.5882 and longitude -89.4486 in Christian County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Tovey (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.22 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Christian County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 600 feet.

The Village of Tovey (GNIS ID: 2399996) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Village of Tovey is located within Township of South Fork, a minor civil division (MCD) of Christian County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Tovey population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Tovey, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 541
Population in Households 541
Population in Familes 443
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 2,416
Diversity Index2 4


Total Households 229
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 156
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 234 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 189 (80.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 40 (17.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 5 ( 2.1%)
Median Home Value $89,241
Average Home Value $124,211


Median Household Income $50,459
Average Household Income $61,807
Per Capita Income $26,188
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.89% 0.0%
Households 1.09% 0.17%
Families 1.07% 0.13%
Median Household Income   2.16%
Per Capita Income   2.09%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Tovey, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tovey to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 912 33rd
Population Density1 # 190 86th
Diversity Index2 # 1285 6th
Median Household Income # 759 45th
Per Capita Income # 629 54th

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