Lovington, IL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Lovington Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Lovington Content

Also See: Lovington, IL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Lovington, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Lovington had a population of 1,147 as of July 1, 2017. Lovington ranks in 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 Lovington is located at latitude 39.7144 and longitude -88.6318 in Moultrie County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Lovington (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.81 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Moultrie County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 679 feet.

The Village of Lovington (GNIS ID: 2399193) 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 Lovington is located within Township of Lovington, a minor civil division (MCD) of Moultrie County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lovington population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


Village of Lovington, IL Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | IL Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Township of Lovington | Moultrie County | Illinois Counties

Search the map for:

Lovington, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,147
Daytime Population: Workers 385
Daytime Population: Residents 622
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,007
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 1,137
Population in Familes 928
Population in Group Qrtrs 10
Population Density2 1,422
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $50,815
Average Household Income $65,166
Per Capita Income $27,013


Total Housing Units 557 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 348 (62.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 131 (23.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 77 (13.8%)
Median Home Value $92,383
Average Home Value $103,458


Total Households 480
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 319
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.21% 0.31%
Households 0.26% 0.29%
Families 0.67% 0.19%
Median Household Income   0.8%
Per Capita Income   2.76%

Lovington, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lovington to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 671 51st
Population Density # 513 63rd
Diversity Index # 1083 20th
Median Household Income # 803 41st
Per Capita Income # 660 52nd

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

Illinois Research Tools

Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Illinois Census Data
Highest or Lowest: