Liberal, Missouri Population 2022

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Liberal is a city located in Barton County Missouri. Liberal has a 2020 population of 718. Liberal is currently declining at a rate of -0.14% annually and its population has decreased by -5.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 758 in 2010.

The average household income in Liberal is $43,881 with a poverty rate of 19.90%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $491 per month, and the median house value is $58,000. The median age in Liberal is 41.9 years, 41.7 years for males, and 42 years for females.

Liberal Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Liberalwas:

  • White: 87.75%
  • Native American: 5.72%
  • Two or more races: 5.72%
  • Other race: 0.82%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Liberal, Missouri is 718 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 718.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 758.

Liberal, Missouri Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White53787.75%
Two or More Races355.72%
American Indian and Alaska Native355.72%
Some Other Race50.82%
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Liberal Population by Race

Liberal Population Pyramid $2022

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Liberal Median Age

41.9


Total

41.7


Male

42


Female

Liberal Adults

There are 456 adults, (103 of whom are seniors) in Liberal.

Liberal Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Liberal Sex Ratio

Female

334

54.58%

Male

278

45.42%

Liberal Population by Age

Liberal Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Liberal Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female39.4%60.6%
Non Family46.7%53.3%
All50.4%49.6%
Married57.4%42.6%
Male66.7%33.3%

50.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Liberal Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2842.1550.4
Non Family1371.2246.7
Married1083.2457.4
Female332.339.4
Male63.1766.7

2.89

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

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Liberal Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade174.29%
9th to 12th Grade369.09%
High School Graduate17644.44%
Some College8621.72%
Associates Degree256.31%
Bachelors Degree4711.87%
Graduate Degree92.27%
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Liberal Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Liberal Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White37932950
Native American1186
2+ Races66
Hispanic3

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 54.55%.

Liberal Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,625$35,625$30,625
Less Than 9th Grade$35,833$$
High School Graduate$33,750$35,625$26,250
Some College$34,375$35,521$
Bachelors Degree$31,250$$34,375
Graduate Degree$43,750$$

$34,625

Average Earnings

$35,625

Average Male

$30,625

Average Female

Liberal Earnings by Educational Attainment

Liberal Language by Age

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Liberal Language

99.83% of Liberal residents speak only English, while 0.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.17% of the population.

Liberal Language

Liberal Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5337814.63%
Multiple352468.57%
Native351440.00%
Hispanic88100.00%
Other5NaN%

19.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.04%

Male Poverty Rate

25.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Liberal

The race most likely to be in poverty in Liberal is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Liberal is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.20%.

Liberal Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.42%
High School16.48%
Some College13.51%
Bachelors or Greater3.57%

Liberal Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed66.67%
Male Unemployed61.54%
Female Employed3.49%
Male Employed3.38%

Liberal Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Liberal Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,643$43,881
Families$48,250$57,173
Married Families$60,750-
Non Families$25,197$27,965
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Income by Household Type

Liberal Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.1%

Male Marriage Rate

41.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Liberal Married by Age and Sex

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Liberal Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Liberal Marital Status by Race

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Liberal Marital Status

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60

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam21
First Gulf War19
Second Gulf War19
World War II
Korea

Liberal Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5427
65 to 7417
55 to 6414
75+2
18 to 34

Liberal Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5412.77%
Native American640.00%

Liberal Veterans by Race

Liberal Veterans by Education

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11.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Liberal Veterans by Education

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52.9%

Labor Force Participation

49%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Liberal Employment by Age

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Liberal Employment by Race

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Liberal Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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51.31%

Born in Liberal

98.86%

Native Born

1.14%

Foreign Born

1.14%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.86% of Liberal residents were born in the United States, with 51.31% having been born in Missouri. 1.14% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Liberal Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2022718-1-0.14%
2021719-1-0.14%
2020720-1-0.14%
2019721-1-0.14%
20187220.00%
2017722-2-0.28%
201672410.14%
2015723-10-1.36%
2014733-12-1.61%
2013745-7-0.93%
2012752-3-0.40%
2011755-3-0.40%
20107580.00%

Liberal Population by Year