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Livingston County, Illinois (IL)

County population in 2016: 37,132 (59% urban, 41% rural); it was 39,678 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 6,553
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,448
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 10,666
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,612 (it was 3,708 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

33%

Land area: 1044 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 36 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Livingston County: 76.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (41.7%), Educational, health and social services (20.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 52%
  • Government: 2%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 46%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Livingston County, Illinois:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (89.0%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (4.4%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (4.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • Asian alone (0.7%)
Median resident age:  41.8 years
Illinois median age:  37.9 years
Males: 18,883  (50.9%)
Females: 18,249  (49.1%)
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Livingston County,IL real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Livingston County:

2.0 people
Illinois:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $55,685 ($41,342 in 1999)

This county:

$55,685
Illinois:

$60,960

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $524 (lower quartile is $394, upper quartile is $657)
This county:

$524
State:

$832


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $117,789 (it was $78,300 in 2000)
Livingston:

$117,789
Illinois:

$186,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $80,848 - $178,327

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $147,396
Here:

$147,396
State:

$249,958

Townhouses or other attached units: $100,775
Here:

$100,775
State:

$231,967

In 2-unit structures: $203,285
Here:

$203,285
State:

$270,571

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $87,568
Here:

$87,568
State:

$249,493

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $101,414
Here:

$101,414
State:

$269,512

Mobile homes: $36,309
Here:

$36,309
State:

$51,570
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,096
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $520

Institutionalized population: 3,228
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 49 buildings, average cost: $167,000
  • 2008: 33 buildings, average cost: $171,200
  • 2009: 24 buildings, average cost: $161,600
  • 2010: 29 buildings, average cost: $184,100
  • 2011: 22 buildings, average cost: $189,800
  • 2012: 24 buildings, average cost: $163,700
  • 2013: 28 buildings, average cost: $191,500
  • 2014: 16 buildings, average cost: $272,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,811 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $2,644 (2.4%)

Livingston County household income distribution in 2009 Livingston County home values distribution Livingston County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 11.9%
Livingston County:

11.9%
Illinois:

13.0%
(11.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.3% for Black residents, 19.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 1.9% for other race residents, 29.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 41.8 years old
(Males: 39.9 years old, Females: 43.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.7 years old, Black residents: 34.6 years old, American Indian residents: 14.4 years old, Asian residents: 30.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 29.0 years old, Other race residents: 32.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Livingston County is $448 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $563 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $672 a month.

Cities in this county include: Pontiac, Dwight, Fairbury, Chatsworth, Forrest, Flanagan, Odell, Cullom, Cornell, Saunemin.

Livingston County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Neighboring counties: Middlesex County, New Jersey , Centre County, Pennsylvania , Warren County, New Jersey , Queens County, New York , Westchester County, New York , Peoria County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,009
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 665 (38.1% naturalized citizens)

Livingston County:

1.8%
Whole state:

13.9%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 130
  • 2000 to 2009: 178
  • 1990 to 1999: 138
  • 1980 to 1989: 86
  • 1970 to 1979: 88
  • Before 1970: 112
Note: State values scaled to Livingston County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 75.4%

Livingston County marital status for males Livingston County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 12,304
  • One, attached: 452
  • Two: 367
  • 3 or 4: 670
  • 5 to 9: 580
  • 10 to 19: 306
  • 20 to 49: 50
  • 50 or more: 331
  • Mobile homes: 845

Housing units in Livingston County with a mortgage: 5,893 (262 second mortgage, 365 home equity loan, 4 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,523

Here:

55.6% with mortgage
State:

64.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Livingston County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant9,73335
Evangelical Protestant4,72427
Catholic4,56410
Other2492
None19,680-
Livingston County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Livingston County:

1.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Livingston County:

5.81 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 32
This county:

8.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Livingston County:

9.2%
Illinois:

8.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Livingston County:

27.3%
State:

25.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.8%
State:

14.5%

Agriculture in Livingston County:

Average size of farms: 479 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $137,794
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $252.29
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.04%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 17.57%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $99,765
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 94.09%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $126,245
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.25%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 0.98
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 13.02%
Corn for grain: 293226 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 4878 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 295449 harvested acres
Vegetables: 11 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 2 acres

Earthquake activity:

Livingston County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 173.4 miles away from Livingston County center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 148.5 miles away from the county center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 42.3 miles away from the county center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 206.0 miles away from the county center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 172.2 miles away from Livingston County center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 161.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Illinois Severe Storms, Straight-Line Winds and Flooding, Incident Period: April 16, 2013 to May 05, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4116: May 10, 2013, FEMA Id: 4116, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Wind
  • Illinois Severe Winter Storm and Snowstorm, Incident Period: January 31, 2011 to February 03, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1960: March 17, 2011, FEMA Id: 1960, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • Illinois Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: January 07, 2008 to March 14, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1747: March 07, 2008, FEMA Id: 1747, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Illinois Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3230: September 07, 2005, FEMA Id: 3230, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Illinois Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 11, 2000 to December 31, 2000, Emergency Declared EM-3161: January 17, 2001, FEMA Id: 3161, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Illinois Winter Snow Storm, Incident Period: January 01, 1999 to January 15, 1999, Emergency Declared EM-3134: January 08, 1999, FEMA Id: 3134, Natural disaster type: Storm, Snow
  • Illinois Ice Storm, Severe Storm, Incident Period: February 14, 1990 to February 15, 1990, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-860: March 06, 1990, FEMA Id: 860, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm, Storm
  • Illinois SEVERE STORMS, TORNADOES, FLOODING, Incident Period: December 13, 1982, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-674: December 13, 1982, FEMA Id: 674, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Illinois SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: June 10, 1974, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-438: June 10, 1974, FEMA Id: 438, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Livingston County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (28%)
  • Poland (9%)
  • Venezuela (8%)
  • Burma (8%)
  • Vietnam (7%)
  • Thailand (5%)
  • Germany (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Livingston County (%):

  • German (28%)
  • American (16%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • English (5%)
  • Italian (3%)
  • Polish (2%)
  • Slovak (1%)

Livingston County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 12,931 (80.6%)
  • Carpooled: 1,487 (9.3%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 53 (0.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 178 (1.1%)
  • Bicycle: 96 (0.6%)
  • Walked: 611 (3.8%)
  • Worked at home: 596 (3.7%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Livingston County, Illinois in 2000:

  • 2,612 people in state prisons
  • 517 people in nursing homes
  • 223 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 179 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 58 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 27 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 7 people in religious group quarters

People in group quarters in Livingston County, Illinois in 2010:

  • 2,775 people in state prisons
  • 430 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 132 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 28 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 23 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $55,993.

4.54% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,906 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.54%
Illinois average:

4.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.48% relocated from other counties in Illinois ($25,598 average AGI)
1.06% relocated from other states ($6,307 average AGI)
Livingston County:

1.06%
Illinois average:

1.87%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from McLean County, IL  0.79% ($27,684 average AGI)
from Grundy County, IL  0.42% ($34,419)
from La Salle County, IL  0.40% ($30,119)
from Cook County, IL  0.28% ($30,098)
from Will County, IL  0.24% ($42,861)
from Ford County, IL  0.20% ($32,100)
from Kankakee County, IL  0.16% ($26,478)


5.14% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,845 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.14%
Illinois average:

4.96%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.55% relocated to other counties in Illinois ($24,678 average AGI)
1.59% relocated to other states ($12,167 average AGI)
Livingston County:

1.59%
Illinois average:

2.36%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to McLean County, IL  0.93% ($35,855 average AGI)
to Will County, IL  0.33% ($36,061)
to Grundy County, IL  0.31% ($36,957)
to La Salle County, IL  0.30% ($30,244)
to Cook County, IL  0.18% ($38,296)
to Ford County, IL  0.16% ($34,875)
to Champaign County, IL  0.15% ($28,318)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.2

Births per 1000 population in Livingston County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Livingston County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.3

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Livingston County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 3.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Livingston County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Livingston County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 6,749 (5,693 aged, 1,056 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 505 (5%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Livingston County, Illinois in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (587)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (403)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (295)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (259)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (254)
  • Heart failure, unspecified (171)
  • Congestive heart failure (170)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (149)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (144)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (132)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.56
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5,110
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 108
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 32,668

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,273
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,192
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 10

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 30
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 48

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 10

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 81.0. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 37,132
  • In family households: 27,968 (5,071 male householders, 4,501 female householders)
    7,115 spouses, 9,391 children (8,822 natural, 107 adopted, 465 stepchildren), 377 grandchildren, 237 brothers or sisters, 195 parents, 360 other relatives, 691 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 5,994 (2,403 male householders (2,054 living alone)), 2,595 female householders (2,231 living alone)), 995 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 3,185

Size of family households: 4,898 2-persons, 2,087 3-persons, 1,481 4-persons, 836 5-persons, 179 6-persons, 125 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,284 1-person, 551 2-persons, 71 3-persons, 44 4-persons, 34 5-persons, 2 6-persons.

4,774 married couples with children.
2,411 single-parent households (780 men, 1,631 women).

95.1% of residents of Livingston speak English at home.
3.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (84% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 4% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (84% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (43% speak English very well, 33% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (86% speak English very well, 14% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $190,499,000 ($4,879 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,537,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $87,711,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $46,140,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $29,740,000
Federal grants: $17,332,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,819,000 ($152,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $7,756,000 ($985,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,699,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $11,201,000
Federal Government insurance: $143,814,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,770
Here:

71 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,129
Here:

54 per 1000 residents
State:

43 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +125
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,215
Here -31 per 1000 residents
State -31 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Livingston County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 5.46 millions of gallons per day (33% from ground, 67% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 61
  • 2010 to 2013: 221
  • 2000 to 2009: 840
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,726
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,010
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,168
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,820
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,769
  • 1940 to 1949: 905
  • 1939 or earlier: 5,293
Note: State values scaled to Livingston population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Livingston County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Livingston County population
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 12
  • 3 rooms: 139
  • 4 rooms: 877
  • 5 rooms: 1,845
  • 6 rooms: 2,238
  • 7 rooms: 1,906
  • 8 rooms: 1,431
  • 9+ rooms: 1,915
  • 1 room: 152
  • 2 rooms: 192
  • 3 rooms: 527
  • 4 rooms: 1,033
  • 5 rooms: 814
  • 6 rooms: 630
  • 7 rooms: 424
  • 8 rooms: 175
  • 9+ rooms: 216
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Livingston County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Livingston County population
  • no bedroom: 10
  • 1 bedroom: 174
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,451
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,207
  • 4 bedrooms: 2,027
  • 5+ bedrooms: 475
  • no bedroom: 150
  • 1 bedroom: 827
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,765
  • 3 bedrooms: 889
  • 4 bedrooms: 509
  • 5+ bedrooms: 38
Cars and other vehicles available in Livingston County, Illinois in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Livingston County population
  • no vehicle: 207
  • 1 vehicle: 2,650
  • 2 vehicles: 4,661
  • 3 vehicles: 2,080
  • 4 vehicles: 568
  • 5+ vehicles: 222
  • no vehicle: 759
  • 1 vehicle: 1,972
  • 2 vehicles: 1,099
  • 3 vehicles: 300
  • 4 vehicles: 37
  • 5+ vehicles: 26

85% of Livingston County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 90% lived in Illinois.

Livingston County:

85.3%
State average:

86.9%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 31,326
  • Other state: 5,017
  • Northeast: 412
  • Midwest: 2,251
  • South: 1,631
  • West: 724

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Livingston County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (71.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (16.8%)
  • Electricity (9.0%)
  • Wood (1.2%)
  • Other fuel (0.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.4%)
  • Utility gas (55.4%)
  • Electricity (36.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7.3%)
  • No fuel used (0.6%)
  • Wood (0.2%)
  • Other fuel (0.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 263
Here:

7.0%
Illinois:

10.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 60
Here:

2.9%
Illinois:

9.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 166
Here:

14.1%
Illinois:

26.9%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Livingston County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Correctional Institutions: $5,551,000
  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $5,743,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $4,440,000
    Health - Other: $3,334,000
    General - Other: $3,187,000
    Regular Highways: $2,144,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,070,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,930,000
    Police Protection: $1,633,000
    Correctional Institutions: $926,000
    Financial Administration: $431,000
    General Public Buildings: $241,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $96,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $322,000
    Police Protection: $166,000
    Central Staff Services: $39,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,932,000

Livingston County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $8,722,000
    All Other: $7,592,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $920,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $959,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $521,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,747,000
    Highways: $971,000
    Health and Hospitals: $696,000
    All Other: $422,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,982,000
    Other License: $58,000

Livingston County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $36,638,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 474
  • Number of aged recipients: 13
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 461
  • Number of recipients under 18: 90
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 349
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 35
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 162
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 191
Livingston County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Livingston County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Livingston County, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John38477.3 years
Mary29879.3 years
William28677.4 years
Robert19670.1 years
James18174.6 years
George16879.1 years
Charles16275.7 years
Helen15981.7 years
Margaret14984.7 years
Anna13285.8 years
Most common last names in Livingston County, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson11480.4 years
Smith9279.4 years
Miller8476.9 years
Brown7277.6 years
Jones4473.6 years
Davis4375.4 years
Anderson4277.5 years
Wilson4178.8 years
Scott4079.1 years
Thompson3979.6 years
Businesses in Livingston County, IL
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Lane Furniture1
AT&T1Long John Silver's1
Ace Hardware2MasterBrand Cabinets5
Arby's2Maurices1
AutoZone1McDonald's2
Burger King2Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet2RadioShack2
Circle K2Sears1
Comfort Inn1Subway3
Curves2Super 82
Dairy Queen3T-Mobile1
Decora Cabinetry2Taco Bell1
FedEx1U-Haul2
Ford3U.S. Cellular1
H&R Block3UPS1
Holiday Inn1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
Kmart1Wendy's1
La-Z-Boy1