Litchfield, Minnesota Population 2020

6,613

Litchfield is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 6,613, it is the 129th largest city in Minnesota and the 4069th largest city in the United States. Litchfield is currently declining at a rate of -0.23% annually and its population has decreased by -1.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,726 in 2010. Litchfield reached it's highest population of 6,731 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Litchfield has a population density of 1,493 people per square mile.

The average household income in Litchfield is $73,826 with a poverty rate of 9.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $751 per month, and the median house value is $127,400. The median age in Litchfield is 43.1 years, 40.9 years for males, and 45.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.0 males.

Litchfield Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Litchfield was:

  • White: 96.89%
  • Black or African American: 1.63%
  • Other race: 0.83%
  • Native American: 0.33%
  • Two or more races: 0.32%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Litchfield, Minnesota is 6,613, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,643.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,726.

Litchfield, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,42596.89%
Black or African American1081.63%
Some Other Race550.83%
American Indian and Alaska Native220.33%
Two or More Races210.32%

Litchfield Population Pyramid 2020

Litchfield Median Age

43.1


Total

40.9


Male

45.6


Female

Litchfield Adults

There are 5,135 adults, (1,426 of whom are seniors) in Litchfield.

Litchfield Age Dependency

78.8

Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Litchfield Sex Ratio

Female

3,332

50.25%

Male

3,299

49.75%

Litchfield Households and Families

Litchfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Litchfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87%13%
Male85.7%14.3%
All66.4%33.6%
Female55.5%44.5%
Non Family43.9%56.1%

66.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8102.2966.4
Married1,2542.8387
Non Family1,1151.2443.9
Female3013.2655.5
Male1403.6185.7

2.8

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

8.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Litchfield Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1503.21%
9th to 12th Grade2775.92%
High School Graduate1,77837.99%
Some College1,17125.02%
Associates Degree4519.64%
Bachelors Degree62213.29%
Graduate Degree2314.94%

Litchfield Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,3244,005841
Hispanic25414612
Black8787
Other Race2817
Multiple Races2020
Native American11

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.45%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,804$45,352$28,713
Less Than High School$26,226$26,589$25,750
High School Grad$35,568$41,636$26,792
Some College$34,653$47,568$30,378
Bachelors Degree$63,214$92,222$
Graduate Degree$57,054$73,333$56,339

$35,804

Average Earnings

$45,352

Average Male

$28,713

Average Female

Litchfield Language

Litchfield Language by Age

Litchfield Language

91.61% of Litchfield residents speak only English, while 8.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.77% of the population.

Litchfield Poverty

Litchfield Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,7735699.86%
Hispanic499438.62%

9.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.39%

Male Poverty Rate

10.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Litchfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Litchfield is White, with 9.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Litchfield is Hispanic, with 8.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.16%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.27%
High School10.18%
Some College8.29%
Bachelors or Greater1.66%
Name Poverty
Female Employed4.95%
Male Employed3.76%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Litchfield Income

Litchfield Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,941$73,826
Families$65,265$86,622
Married Families$77,647-
Non Families$26,354$36,738

Litchfield Marital Status

Litchfield Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.6%

Male Marriage Rate

47.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Litchfield Married by Age and Sex

Litchfield Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Litchfield Marital Status by Race

Litchfield Veterans

621

Number of Veterans

580

Male Veterans

41

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam222
First Gulf War110
Korea97
Second Gulf War74
World War II45
Age Group Veterans
75+190
35 to 54155
65 to 74151
55 to 6486
18 to 3439
Name Veterans % of Total
White55511.16%
Black6675.86%

$Litchfield Veterans by Education

3.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Litchfield Employment Status

63%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Litchfield Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

80.71%

Born in Minnesota

96.29%

Native Born

3.71%

Foreign Born

3.26%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.29% of Litchfield residents were born in the United States, with 80.71% having been born in Minnesota. 3.26% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20206,613-15-0.23%
20196,628-15-0.23%
20186,643400.61%
20176,603-15-0.23%
20166,618-9-0.14%
20156,627-37-0.56%
20146,664-6-0.09%
20136,670130.20%
20126,657-28-0.42%
20116,685-46-0.68%
20106,7311690.25%
20006,5625210.83%
19906,0411370.23%
19805,9046421.16%
19705,2621840.36%
19605,0784700.98%
19504,6086881.63%
19403,9201,0403.13%
19302,880900.32%
19202,7900.00%