West Liberty is a very small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 3,330 people and four constituent neighborhoods, West Liberty is the 120th largest community in Kentucky.
West Liberty is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 89.39% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, West Liberty is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in West Liberty who work in office and administrative support (20.78%), management occupations (14.50%), and teaching (9.87%).
Overall, West Liberty’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Being a small city, West Liberty does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in West Liberty with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.74% of adults in West Liberty have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in West Liberty in 2010 was $16,989, which is lower middle income relative to Kentucky, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $67,956 for a family of four. However, West Liberty contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
West Liberty is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call West Liberty home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of West Liberty residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in West Liberty include English, German, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in West Liberty is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.