Livingston County IL Information


Livingston County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 38,511
Population in Households 35,121
Population in Familes 28,423
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,390
Population Density1 37
Diversity Index2 26


Total Households 14,566
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 9,607
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 16,133 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,690 (66.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,876 (24.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,567 ( 9.7%)
Median Home Value $117,537
Average Home Value $140,533


Median Household Income $53,911
Average Household Income $64,722
Per Capita Income $25,361
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.18% -0.29%
Households -0.05% -0.22%
Families -0.22% -0.32%
Median Household Income   1.16%
Per Capita Income   1.63%
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.


Livingston County IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Livingston County to the other 102 counties and county equivalents 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 # 39 63rd
Population Density1 # 68 35th
Diversity Index2 # 41 61st
Median Household Income # 20 81st
Per Capita Income # 48 54th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.