Demographics

People

Total Population6,631
Male Share of the Population49.8%
Female Share of the Population50.2%
Senior Citizens21.5%
Employed Population 16+3,225
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married49.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.9%
Median Earnings25+$35,804
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,226
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,568

Wealth

Median Family Income$65,265
% Above Poverty Level90.4%
% Below Poverty Level9.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time17 minutes
% Working from Home1.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.8%
% Using Public Transportation0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone33.8%
Median Gross Rent$751
Median House Value$127,400

Ancestry

German41.1%
Norwegian18.1%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)15%
Swedish13.1%
Irish8.1%
English5.8%
Polish2.4%
Danishn2.4%
Finnish2%
French Except Basque1.9%
Dutch1.6%
Czech1.4%
Scottish1.2%
Italian0.7%
Russian0.6%
Canadian0.3%
West Indian0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Greek0.2%
Luxemburger0.2%
Belgian0.1%
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Litchfield Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyMeeker County
Standard Zip Codes55355
Phone Area Codes320
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude45.11
Approximate Longitude-94.52

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)

StationLITCHFIELD
Distance0.5 miles
Jan Temp-1 to 19 F
Apr Temp34 to 55 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp36 to 58 F
Annual Precip28.5 inches
StationHUTCHINSON 1 N
Distance15.6 miles
Jan Temp-0 to 20 F
Apr Temp35 to 56 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp36 to 59 F
Annual Precip27.1 inches
StationWILLMAR STATE HOSPITAL
Distance23.9 miles
Jan Temp-1 to 19 F
Apr Temp34 to 55 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp36 to 58 F
Annual Precip28.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Atwater1,005$76,094
Darwin328$65,625
Dassel1,518$58,611
Eden Valley968$50,833
Grove City643$49,091
Kingston176$68,125

Litchfield Hospitals

Meeker Mem Hosp
(Government - Local)
612 South Sibley Avenue
(320) 693-3240

Litchfield Public Schools

Lake Ripley Elementary
100 W Pleasure Dr
ZIP: 55355
(320) 693-2436
Primary
Total Enrollment 523
Litchfield Area Learning Program
901 N Gilman Ave
ZIP: 55355
(320) 693-2424
High
Total Enrollment 13
Litchfield Middle
340 E 10th St
ZIP: 55355
(320) 693-2441
Middle
Total Enrollment 384
Litchfield Senior High
901 N Gilman Ave
ZIP: 55355
(320) 693-2424
High
Total Enrollment 517
Wagner Elementary
307 E 6th St
ZIP: 55355
(320) 693-2824
Middle
Total Enrollment 229

Litchfield Private Schools

St Philips School
225 E 3rd St
ZIP: 55355
Elementary
Total Enrollment 87
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