Liberty, Kentucky Population 2022

2,000
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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.

Liberty Demographics

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

  • White: 96.85%
  • Black or African American: 1.73%
  • Two or more races: 1.07%
  • Other race: 0.30%
  • Asian: 0.05%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Liberty, Kentucky is 2,000 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,028.

Liberty, Kentucky Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,90996.85%
Black or African American341.73%
Asian10.05%
Some Other Race60.30%
Two or More Races211.07%
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Liberty Population by Race

Liberty Population Pyramid 2022

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Liberty Median Age

41.8


Total

37


Male

52.1


Female

Liberty Adults

There are 1,679 adults, (490 of whom are seniors) in Liberty.

Liberty Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Liberty Sex Ratio

Female

1,039

52.71%

Male

932

47.29%

Liberty Population by Age

Liberty Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Liberty Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married64.1%35.9%
Male57.9%42.1%
Female48.5%51.5%
All45.4%54.6%
Non Family26.1%73.9%

45.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Liberty Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7072.2645.4
Married2562.8464.1
Male764.3857.9
Female682.5348.5
Non Family3071.226.1

2.98

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

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Liberty Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade18111.86%
9th to 12th Grade25216.51%
High School Graduate61440.24%
Some College25116.45%
Associates Degree845.50%
Bachelors Degree956.23%
Graduate Degree493.21%
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Liberty Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Liberty Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic512822
White1,4301,036122
Asian11
Other Race66
Black2822
2+ Races166

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%.

Liberty Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$20,403$20,988$18,750
Less Than 9th Grade$20,446$20,769$20,302
High School Graduate$20,078$22,125$9,318
Some College$25,156$25,938$
Bachelors Degree$$7,102$33,056
Graduate Degree$57,500$$47,167

$20,403

Average Earnings

$20,988

Average Male

$18,750

Average Female

Liberty Earnings by Educational Attainment

Liberty Language by Age

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Liberty Language

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.

Liberty Language

Liberty Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian11100.00%
Multiple77100.00%
White1,44537025.61%
OtherNaN%

23.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.95%

Male Poverty Rate

26.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Liberty

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%.

Liberty Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.60%
High School26.48%
Some College16.33%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Liberty Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed12.42%
Male Unemployed10.84%
Female Employed10.97%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Liberty Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Liberty Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$30,521$40,611
Families$38,306$52,301
Married Families$42,692-
Non Families$13,024$22,175
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Income by Household Type

Liberty Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.9%

Male Marriage Rate

37.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Liberty Married by Age and Sex

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Liberty Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Liberty Marital Status by Race

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Liberty Marital Status

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120

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War38
First Gulf War17
Vietnam32
Korea21
World War II

Liberty Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 347
35 to 5444
55 to 649
65 to 7432
75+28

Liberty Veterans by Age

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Liberty Veterans by Race

Liberty Veterans by Education

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12.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Liberty Veterans by Education

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37.6%

Labor Force Participation

31.1%

Employment Rate

17.4%

Unemployment Rate

Liberty Employment by Age

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Liberty Employment by Race

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Liberty 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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76.05%

Born in Liberty

99.59%

Native Born

0.41%

Foreign Born

0.36%

Non Citizen

0.05%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

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.

Liberty Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20102,1680.00%
20112,154-14-0.65%
20122,140-14-0.65%
20132,126-14-0.65%
20142,112-14-0.66%
20152,098-14-0.66%
20162,084-14-0.67%
20172,070-14-0.67%
20182,056-14-0.68%
20192,042-14-0.68%
20202,028-14-0.69%
20212,014-14-0.69%
20222,000-14-0.70%

Liberty Population by Year