Litchfield Park, AZ


Litchfield Park profile

Living in Litchfield Park

Litchfield Park is a somewhat small city located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 5,766 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Litchfield Park is the 69th largest community in Arizona.

Litchfield Park home prices are not only among the most expensive in Arizona, but Litchfield Park real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Litchfield Park is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 87.36% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Litchfield Park is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Litchfield Park who work in management occupations (19.24%), sales jobs (12.24%), and healthcare (9.62%).

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 12.37% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Even though Litchfield Park is a smaller city, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.

The citizens of Litchfield Park are among the most well-educated in the nation: 43.53% of adults in Litchfield Park have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Litchfield Park in 2010 was $41,374, which is wealthy relative to Arizona and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $165,496 for a family of four.

Litchfield Park is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Litchfield Park home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Litchfield Park residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Litchfield Park also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.07% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Litchfield Park include Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Litchfield Park is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.