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Loves Park, Illinois - Basic Facts

Loves Park is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Loves Park.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Winnebago County at latitude 42.32 and longitude -89.0582. Winnebago County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 728 feet.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Loves Park: Love's Grove, Love's Park.

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Loves Park, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 23,796
Population in Households 23,744
Population in Familes 18,673
Population in Group Qrtrs 52
Population Density1 1,484
Diversity Index2 33


Total Households 9,775
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 6,162
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 10,415 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,846 (65.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,929 (28.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 640 ( 6.1%)
Median Home Value $121,019
Average Home Value $132,384


Median Household Income $49,369
Average Household Income $61,181
Per Capita Income $25,374
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.2% -0.06%
Households -0.13% -0.09%
Families -0.36% -0.19%
Median Household Income   1.89%
Per Capita Income   2.34%
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.


Loves Park, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Loves Park to the other 1,367 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 101 93rd
Population Density1 # 490 64th
Diversity Index2 # 308 78th
Median Household Income # 822 40th
Per Capita Income # 622 55th

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