Liberty is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 9,039 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Liberty is the 248th largest community in Texas.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Liberty is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 42.01% of the Liberty workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Liberty is a city of construction workers and builders, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Liberty who work in office and administrative support (8.44%), sales jobs (8.44%), and management occupations (8.00%).
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Liberty has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Liberty has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Liberty than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Liberty may be for you.
Being a small city, Liberty does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Liberty are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.14% of adults in Liberty have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Liberty in 2010 was $21,919, which is middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $87,676 for a family of four. However, Liberty contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Liberty is an extremely 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. Liberty also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 19.95% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Liberty include English, French , Irish, and African.
The most common language spoken in Liberty is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Native American languages.