Liberal, Missouri Population 2020

713

Liberal is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 713, it is the 404th largest city in Missouri and the 11798th largest city in the United States. Liberal is currently declining at a rate of -0.42% annually and its population has decreased by -6.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 759 in 2010. Liberal reached it's highest population of 758 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Liberal has a population density of 858 people per square mile.

The average household income in Liberal is $42,706 with a poverty rate of 16.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $500 per month, and the median house value is $52,000. The median age in Liberal is 40.3 years, 39.2 years for males, and 41.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.2 males.

Liberal Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Liberal was:

  • White: 93.32%
  • Two or more races: 5.28%
  • Native American: 1.40%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Liberal, Missouri is 713, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 719.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 759.

Liberal, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White60193.32%
Two or More Races345.28%
American Indian and Alaska Native91.40%

Liberal Population Pyramid 2020

Liberal Median Age

40.3


Total

39.2


Male

41.1


Female

Liberal Adults

There are 504 adults, (110 of whom are seniors) in Liberal.

Liberal Age Dependency

63.5

Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Liberal Sex Ratio

Female

330

51.24%

Male

314

48.76%

Liberal Households and Families

Liberal Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Liberal Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male71.4%28.6%
Married54.1%45.9%
All52.7%47.3%
Non Family51.5%48.5%
Female48.8%51.2%

52.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3002.1552.7
Non Family1301.1851.5
Married1222.9854.1
Female412.4948.8
Male73.4371.4

2.76

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

10.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Liberal Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade153.44%
9th to 12th Grade327.34%
High School Graduate22651.83%
Some College9020.64%
Associates Degree235.28%
Bachelors Degree419.40%
Graduate Degree92.06%

Liberal Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White42437950
Multiple Races77
Native American53

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 11.79%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,559$31,875$23,438
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$29,250$32,292$20,893
Some College$28,750$31,875$17,222
Bachelors Degree$29,000$$29,750
Graduate Degree$$$

$29,559

Average Earnings

$31,875

Average Male

$23,438

Average Female

Liberal Language

Liberal Language by Age

Liberal Language

99.84% of Liberal residents speak only English, while 0.16% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.16% of the population.

Liberal Poverty

Liberal Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5957512.61%
Multiple342573.53%
Native9777.78%

16.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.58%

Male Poverty Rate

22.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Liberal

The race most likely to be in poverty in Liberal is Native, with 77.78% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Liberal is White, with 12.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.03%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.89%
Some College13.27%
High School11.06%
Bachelors or Greater4.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed56.25%
Male Employed3.30%
Female Employed2.08%

Liberal Income

Liberal Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,926$42,706
Families$37,500$50,495
Married Families$44,286-
Non Families$26,711$29,238

Liberal Marital Status

Liberal Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.3%

Male Marriage Rate

44.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Liberal Married by Age and Sex

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 45-54.

Liberal Marital Status by Race

Liberal Veterans

57

Number of Veterans

52

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam19
Second Gulf War19
First Gulf War9
World War II
Korea

$Liberal Veterans by Education

5.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Liberal Employment Status

58.8%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Liberal Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

47.52%

Born in Missouri

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Liberal residents were born in the United States, with 47.52% having been born in Missouri. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020713-3-0.42%
2019716-3-0.42%
20187190.00%
2017719-3-0.42%
201672210.14%
2015721-10-1.37%
2014731-14-1.88%
2013745-7-0.93%
2012752-3-0.40%
2011755-3-0.40%
20107580.00%