Tovey is located close to the center of Illinois. Tovey is part of Christian County. Tovey has 0.22 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Tovey population is 483, which has shrunk 6.40% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 3.62% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Tovey median household income is $38,274 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 25.83% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 22.70% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Tovey median house value is $68,500 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 32.24% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 34.33% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Tovey is worse than the state average in quality. The Tovey area code is 217.