The City of Litchfield had a population of 6,893 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Litchfield is located at latitude 39.1755 and longitude -89.6614 in Montgomery County. The formal boundaries for the City of Litchfield (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.62 sq. miles and a water area of 1.99 sq. miles. Montgomery County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 689 feet.
The City of Litchfield (GNIS ID: 2395731) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Litchfield population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||6,654|
|Population in Familes||5,140|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||239|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,184 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,937 (60.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||917 (28.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||329 (10.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$85,333|
|Average Home Value||$115,390|
|Median Household Income||$35,483|
|Average Household Income||$49,455|
|Per Capita Income||$20,834|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.03%|
|Per Capita Income||1.16%|
The table below compares Litchfield to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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.
|Total Population||# 289||79th|
|Population Density1||# 892||35th|
|Diversity Index2||# 771||44th|
|Median Household Income||# 1272||7th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1160||15th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.