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.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, West Liberty is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, West Liberty is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in West Liberty who work in office and administrative support (16.13%), management occupations (11.70%), and sales jobs (8.69%).
West Liberty’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
West Liberty is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In West Liberty, just 12.19% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in West Liberty in 2010 was $13,033, which is low income relative to Kentucky and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $52,132 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 German, English, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in West Liberty is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.