Litchfield, MN Profile: Facts & Data

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Litchfield, Minnesota - Basic Facts

The City of Litchfield had a population of 6,830 as of July 1, 2018. Litchfield ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Minnesota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Litchfield is located at latitude 45.122 and longitude -94.5259 in Meeker County. The formal boundaries for the City of Litchfield (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.43 sq. miles and a water area of 0.97 sq. miles. Meeker County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,129 feet.

The City of Litchfield (GNIS ID: 2395732) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Litchfield: City of Litchfield.

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Litchfield, MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 6,830
Population in Households 6,624
Population in Familes 5,252
Population in Group Qrtrs 206
Population Density2 1,541
Diversity Index3 25
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $52,956
Average Household Income $68,098
Per Capita Income $28,069

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,969 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,953 (65.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 825 (27.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 191 ( 6.4%)
Median Home Value $163,104
Average Home Value $199,578
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,778
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 1,761
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.19% 0.29%
Households 0.14% 0.27%
Families 0.08% 0.17%
Median Household Income   0.86%
Per Capita Income   1.95%

Litchfield, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Litchfield to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 125 86th
Population Density # 131 86th
Diversity Index # 219 76th
Median Household Income # 554 39th
Per Capita Income # 554 39th

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