North Liberty is a somewhat small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 15,931 people and two constituent neighborhoods, North Liberty is the 30th largest community in Iowa. North Liberty has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in North Liberty, where the median household income is $72,451.00.
North Liberty real estate is some of the most expensive in Iowa, although North Liberty house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
North Liberty is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.37% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, North Liberty is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in North Liberty who work in sales jobs (12.46%), office and administrative support (10.89%), and healthcare (10.31%).
Also of interest is that North Liberty has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The citizens of North Liberty are among the most well-educated in the nation: 47.21% of adults in North Liberty have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in North Liberty in 2010 was $32,495, which is wealthy relative to Iowa and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $129,980 for a family of four. However, North Liberty contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
North Liberty is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call North Liberty home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of North Liberty residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in North Liberty include Irish, English, Norwegian, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in North Liberty is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.