Litchfield is not only a town but also the County seat of Litchfield. This place is famous for its affluent summer resort. Two boroughs, Litchfield and Bantam are located within the area of the town. There are also two villages located within the area of the town. Litchfield covers a total area of about 147 sq. kms. with an elevation of 496 ft from the sea level. Transportation and services are important parts of the local economy. Some are also involved with education and health care facilities available in and around the town.