Liberty is a city located in Casey County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Casey County. With a 2020 population of 2,000, it is the 163rd largest city in Kentucky and the 10948th largest city in the United States. Liberty is currently declining at a rate of -0.70% annually and its population has decreased by -1.38% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,028 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Liberty has a population density of 1,065 people per square mile.
The average household income in Liberty is $39,255 with a poverty rate of 23.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $531 per month, and the median house value is $83,800. The median age in Liberty is 42.5 years, 36.6 years for males, and 50 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Libertywas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 43.14%.
99.59% of Liberty residents speak only English, while 0.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.36% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Liberty is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Liberty is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.99%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Liberty
99.59% of Liberty residents were born in the United States, with 76.05% having been born in Kentucky. 0.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.