Lovington is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 1,109 people and just one neighborhood, Lovington is the 619th largest community in Illinois. Much of the housing stock in Lovington was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Lovington is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 39.27% of the Lovington workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Lovington is a village of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lovington who work in sales jobs (9.58%), office and administrative support (8.62%) and maintenance occupations (8.62%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the village is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Lovington is worth considering.