Litchfield Park is a somewhat small city located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 5,533 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Litchfield Park is the 69th 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 $84,191.00.
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 a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 90.40% 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 (19.63%), sales jobs (13.64%), and teaching (11.10%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 11.66% 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.
The education level of Litchfield Park ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Litchfield Park, 42.52% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Litchfield Park in 2010 was $41,229, which is wealthy relative to Arizona and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $164,916 for a family of four. However, Litchfield Park contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 15.38% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Litchfield Park include Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Litchfield Park is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.