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People

Total Population 8,306
Male Share of the Population 47.6%
Female Share of the Population 52.4%
Senior Citizens 21.6%
Employed Population 16+ 4,224
Age of the Population 49

Families

% of people married 54.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 39.8%
Median Earnings25+ $47,319
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $36,354
Median Earnings With High School Degree $40,601

Wealth

Median Family Income $102,209
% Above Poverty Level 94.3%
% Below Poverty Level 5.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.2%
% Using Public Transportation 0.8%

Housing

People Living Alone 28.8%
Median Gross Rent $958
Median House Value $309,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 9.3%
US/American 0%
English 15.8%
Irish 20.6%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Litchfield Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 13 miles W of Bristol, Connecticut (center to center)
Nearest Large City 80 miles NE of New York, New York
County Litchfield
Standard Zip Codes 06750, 06759
Phone Area Codes 860
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.747
Longitude -73.189

Litchfield Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station SHEPAUG DAM
Distance 6.1 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 34 F
Apr Temp 32 to 57 F
Jul Temp 57 to 80 F
Oct Temp 37 to 61 F
Annual Precip 50.5 inches
Station WIGWAM RESERVOIR
Distance 6.3 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 34 F
Apr Temp 33 to 58 F
Jul Temp 58 to 83 F
Oct Temp 36 to 62 F
Annual Precip 51 inches
Station NORFOLK 2 SW
Distance 15.2 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 29 F
Apr Temp 33 to 53 F
Jul Temp 58 to 78 F
Oct Temp 38 to 57 F
Annual Precip 53.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bantam 842 $94,167
Bristol 60,554 $73,927
Naugatuck 31,722 $77,538
Torrington 35,493 $73,533
Waterbury 109,551 $48,177
Winsted 7,753 $60,874

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Litchfield High Schools

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LITCHFIELD HIGH SCHOOL
14 PLUMB HILL RD
860-567-7530
Serves 674 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.3

WAMOGO REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL
98 WAMOGO RD.
860-567-7410
Serves 548 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.8

EDUCATION CONNECTION SPECIAL EDUCATION
355 GOSHEN RD.
860-567-0863
A Special Education School
Serves 39 students.

HOMEBOUND
35 PLUMB HILL ROAD
860-567-7500
A Non-traditional School

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Litchfield between 1901 and 1906
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