Litchfield is a city in Hillsdale County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 1,458 at the 2000 census.
Litchfield Township surrounds the city, but the two are autonomous municipalities.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.4 square miles (6.2 km²), all land. Litchfield also has the St. Joseph River flowing close to the down town area, within the city limits. Litchfield has a growing industrial base and is centrally located in Southern Mid-Michigan. Litchfield is one of two cities in the county with a public pool.