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 6,847 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Litchfield Park is the 65th largest community in Arizona. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Litchfield Park, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Litchfield Park, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Litchfield Park’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Litchfield Park does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $95,625.00.

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 neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Litchfield Park is a city of professionals, managers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Litchfield Park who work in management occupations (16.10%), teaching (12.07%), and healthcare (6.92%).

Also of interest is that Litchfield Park has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 17.70% 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.

One downside of living in Litchfield Park is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Litchfield Park, the average commute to work is 30.22 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Litchfield Park. 50.07% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Litchfield Park in 2018 was $46,841, which is wealthy relative to Arizona and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $187,364 for a family of four.

Litchfield Park is a very 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 16.51% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Litchfield Park include German, English, Irish, French, and Italian.

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