Liberty is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 2,655 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Liberty is the 266th largest community in North Carolina.
When you are in Liberty, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 47.88% of Liberty’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Liberty is a town of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Liberty who work in office and administrative support (13.78%), sales jobs (10.85%), and management occupations (4.49%).
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.
Liberty is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of people in Liberty with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.81% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Liberty in 2018 was $21,708, which is lower middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $86,832 for a family of four. However, Liberty contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Liberty is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. 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. Liberty also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 21.72% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Liberty include English, German, Irish, African, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Liberty is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.