Litchfield Park is a somewhat small city located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 6,436 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Litchfield Park is the 69th largest community in Arizona. Much of the housing stock in Litchfield Park was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Litchfield Park economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Litchfield Park, where the median household income is $83,156.00.
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.
Unlike some cities, Litchfield Park isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Litchfield Park are a mix of both white- and blue-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 (18.24%), teaching (13.17%), and sales jobs (8.50%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 16.86% 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.
In Litchfield Park, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.58 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
If knowledge is power, Litchfield Park is a pretty powerful place. 50.10% of the adults in Litchfield Park have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Litchfield Park in 2018 was $42,435, which is wealthy relative to Arizona and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $169,740 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 Native American. 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 13.78% 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.