Liberty, North Carolina Population 2021

2,662
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Liberty is a city located in Randolph County North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 2,662, it is the 225th largest city in North Carolina and the 6634th largest city in the United States . Liberty is currently growing at a rate of 0.08% annually and its population has increased by 0.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,656 in 2010. Liberty reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 3 miles, Liberty has a population density of 849 people per square mile.

The average household income in Liberty is $48,345 with a poverty rate of 27.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $669 per month, and the median house value is $110,500. The median age in Liberty is 42.2 years, 42.1 years for males, and 42.3 years for females.

Liberty Demographics

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

  • White: 57.89%
  • Black or African American: 21.07%
  • Other race: 17.05%
  • Two or more races: 3.16%
  • Native American: 0.45%
  • Asian: 0.38%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Liberty, North Carolina is 2,662 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,658.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,656.

Liberty, North Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,54157.89%
Black or African American56121.07%
Some Other Race45417.05%
Two or More Races843.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native120.45%
Asian100.38%
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Liberty Population by Race

Liberty Population Pyramid $2021

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Liberty Median Age

42.2


Total

42.1


Male

42.3


Female

Liberty Adults

There are 2,017 adults, (555 of whom are seniors) in Liberty.

Liberty Age Dependency

82.1

Age Dependency Ratio

38

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Liberty Sex Ratio

Female

1,365

51.28%

Male

1,297

48.72%

Liberty Population by Age

Liberty Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Liberty Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male30.8%69.2%
Female43.9%56.1%
Non Family49.4%50.6%
All58.2%41.8%
Married79.7%20.3%

58.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Liberty Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1082.3858.2
Non Family4371.1949.4
Married4043.1479.7
Female1893.3343.9
Male782.8730.8

3.1

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

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Liberty Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade20411.01%
9th to 12th Grade26814.46%
High School Graduate56730.60%
Some College46324.99%
Associates Degree1166.26%
Bachelors Degree1809.71%
Graduate Degree552.97%
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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
White1,136950157
Black41934251
Hispanic2605620
Other Race2295620
2+ Races1616
Native American127
Asian10107

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 asian people with a rate of 70.00%.

Liberty Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,635$30,000$23,953
Less Than 9th Grade$22,813$23,819$
High School Graduate$24,800$38,250$19,722
Some College$29,815$32,000$27,609
Bachelors Degree$40,313$21,607$42,969
Graduate Degree$$$2,500

$26,635

Average Earnings

$30,000

Average Male

$23,953

Average Female

Liberty Earnings by Educational Attainment

Liberty Language by Age

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Liberty Language

80.65% of Liberty residents speak only English, while 19.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.13% of the population.

Liberty Language

Liberty Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,42025818.17%
Hispanic57524442.43%
Other45416636.56%
Black56115527.63%
Multiple846982.14%
Native12325.00%

27.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.60%

Male Poverty Rate

30.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Liberty

The race most likely to be in poverty in Liberty is Multiple, with 82.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Liberty is White, with 18.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.82%.

Liberty Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.75%
High School23.63%
Some College19.52%
Bachelors or Greater14.47%

Liberty Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed89.80%
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed11.97%
Male Employed10.12%

Liberty Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Liberty Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$38,958$48,345
Families$49,417$58,936
Married Families$58,750-
Non Families$24,625$31,492
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Income by Household Type

Liberty Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.7%

Male Marriage Rate

36.9%

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 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Liberty Marital Status by Race

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Liberty Marital Status

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143

Number of Veterans

139

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam51
Korea34
First Gulf War17
World War II5
Second Gulf War

Liberty Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6444
75+42
65 to 7436
35 to 5421
18 to 34

Liberty Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White13810.84%
Black51.15%

Liberty Veterans by Race

Liberty Veterans by Education

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2.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Liberty Veterans by Education

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61.6%

Labor Force Participation

57.2%

Employment Rate

7.3%

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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70.36%

Born in Liberty

89.97%

Native Born

10.03%

Foreign Born

8.15%

Non Citizen

1.88%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.97% of Liberty residents were born in the United States, with 70.36% having been born in North Carolina. 8.15% 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: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,66220.08%
20202,66020.08%
20192,65820.08%
20182,656-1-0.04%
20172,657-1-0.04%
20162,65840.15%
20152,6540.00%
20142,65420.08%
20132,652-4-0.15%
20122,65630.11%
20112,653-6-0.23%
20102,659-2-0.01%
20002,6610.00%

Liberty Population by Year