Liberty, MO

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Living in Liberty

Liberty is a medium-sized city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 32,100 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Liberty is the 21st largest community in Missouri.

Liberty real estate is some of the most expensive in Missouri, although Liberty house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Liberty is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Liberty is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Liberty who work in office and administrative support (12.62%), management occupations (10.83%), and sales jobs (9.08%).

Also of interest is that Liberty has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Even though Liberty is not a small city, it doesn't have a public transportation system that anybody uses for their daily commute to work.

The citizens of Liberty are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 38.57% of adults in Liberty have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Liberty in 2018 was $35,986, which is wealthy relative to Missouri, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $143,944 for a family of four. However, Liberty contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Liberty is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Liberty home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Liberty residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Liberty include German, Irish, English, French, and European.

The most common language spoken in Liberty is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.