Litchfield, CA Profile: Facts & Data


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Litchfield, California - Basic Facts

The Litchfield Census Designated Place had a population of 216 as of July 1, 2018. Litchfield ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in California. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Litchfield is located at latitude 40.3877 and longitude -120.381 in Lassen County. The formal boundaries for the Litchfield Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.94 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lassen County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 4,065 feet.

The Litchfield Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2628751) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

California is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Litchfield Census Designated Place is located within Susanville CCD of Lassen County.

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Litchfield, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 216
Population in Households 210
Population in Familes 177
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density2 55
Diversity Index3 49


Median Household Income $58,602
Average Household Income $73,418
Per Capita Income $28,199


Total Housing Units 99 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 64 (64.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 21 (21.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 13 (13.1%)
Median Home Value $316,129
Average Home Value $310,156


Total Households 86
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 62
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.25% 1.0%
Households 1.35% 0.91%
Families 1.46% 0.95%
Median Household Income   1.54%
Per Capita Income   2.0%

Litchfield, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Litchfield to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1322 13th
Population Density # 1372 10th
Diversity Index # 1003 34th
Median Household Income # 754 50th
Per Capita Income # 864 43rd

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