Liberty, SC

Liberty profile

Living in Liberty

Liberty is a very small city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 3,154 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Liberty is the 106th largest community in South Carolina.

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 sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Liberty who work in sales jobs (11.58%), office and administrative support (10.62%), and teaching (9.23%).

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.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.10% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Liberty has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Liberty a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

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.

The education level of Liberty citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.81% of adults in Liberty have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Liberty in 2018 was $30,809, which is wealthy relative to South Carolina, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $123,236 for a family of four. However, Liberty contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Liberty is a very 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, British, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Liberty is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Greek.