Litchfield is a somewhat small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 6,715 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Litchfield is the 285th largest community in Illinois.
Unlike some cities, Litchfield isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Litchfield are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Litchfield is a city of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Litchfield who work in sales jobs (11.73%), healthcare (10.92%), and food service (10.20%).
The citizens of Litchfield are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.63% of adults in Litchfield having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Litchfield in 2018 was $26,746, which is middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $106,984 for a family of four. However, Litchfield contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Litchfield home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Litchfield residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Litchfield include German, English, Irish, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Litchfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.