Livingston is a village in Madison County, Illinois, United States. The population was 858 at the 2010 census.
Livingston had its start by the building of the railroad and the opening of a mine in the neighborhood. Livingston was laid out about 1904 by the heirs of John Livingston.
Livingston is located at 38°58′2″N 89°45′45″W (38.967301, -89.762450).
According to the 2010 census, Livingston has a total area of 1.063 square miles (2.75 km2), of which 1.05 square miles (2.72 km2) (or 98.78%) is land and 0.013 square miles (0.03 km2) (or 1.22%) is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 825 people, 367 households, and 237 families residing in the village. The population density was 777.5 people per square mile (300.5/km2). There were 396 housing units at an average density of 373.2 per square mile (144.2/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 98.91% White, 0.24% Asian, and 0.85% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.24% of the population.
There were 367 households, out of which 27.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 49.9% were married couples living together, 9.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 35.4% were non-families. 31.9% of all households were made up of individuals, and 15.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.25 and the average family size was 2.81.