Liberty, New York Population 2022

4,484
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Liberty is a city located in Sullivan County New York. Liberty has a 2020 population of 4,484. Liberty is currently growing at a rate of 2.16% annually and its population has increased by 2.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,358 in 2010.

The average household income in Liberty is $47,347 with a poverty rate of 32.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $791 per month, and the median house value is $89,700. The median age in Liberty is 37.9 years, 35.6 years for males, and 39.9 years for females.

Liberty Demographics

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

  • White: 64.10%
  • Other race: 16.32%
  • Black or African American: 15.47%
  • Asian: 2.33%
  • Two or more races: 1.79%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Liberty, New York is 4,484 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,484.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,358.

Liberty, New York Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,64464.10%
Some Other Race67316.32%
Black or African American63815.47%
Asian962.33%
Two or More Races741.79%
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Liberty Population by Race

Liberty Population Pyramid $2022

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Liberty Median Age

37.9


Total

35.6


Male

39.9


Female

Liberty Adults

There are 3,167 adults, (737 of whom are seniors) in Liberty.

Liberty Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Liberty Sex Ratio

Female

2,026

49.12%

Male

2,099

50.88%

Liberty Population by Age

Liberty Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Liberty Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male26.9%73.1%
Non Family32.1%67.9%
All40.5%59.5%
Female50%50%
Married57.3%42.7%

40.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Liberty Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6392.4240.5
Non Family8261.1232.1
Married4543.5657.3
Female1844.8650
Male1753.0126.9

3.46

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

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Liberty Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade36012.81%
9th to 12th Grade1756.23%
High School Graduate1,15040.91%
Some College45116.04%
Associates Degree29810.60%
Bachelors Degree1304.62%
Graduate Degree2478.79%
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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
White1,6131,513300
Hispanic80442142
Other Race432111
Black31125930
Asian88885
2+ Races6363

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 white people with a rate of 18.60%.

Liberty Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,241$27,303$20,789
Less Than 9th Grade$17,188$17,480$10,795
High School Graduate$27,269$36,417$18,068
Some College$27,292$27,368$27,000
Bachelors Degree$52,500$$41,389
Graduate Degree$$73,929$

$26,241

Average Earnings

$27,303

Average Male

$20,789

Average Female

Liberty Earnings by Educational Attainment

Liberty Language by Age

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Liberty Language

76.78% of Liberty residents speak only English, while 23.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.09% of the population.

Liberty Language

Liberty Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,00765232.49%
Black62639663.26%
Hispanic1,26025019.84%
Other232NaN%

32.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.43%

Male Poverty Rate

43.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Liberty

The race most likely to be in poverty in Liberty is Black, with 63.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Liberty is Hispanic, with 19.84% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 14.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 46.98%.

Liberty Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College35.27%
Less Than 9th Grade33.91%
High School32.40%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Liberty Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed20.19%
Male Employed13.60%
Male Unemployed11.64%

Liberty Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Liberty Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,207$47,347
Families$50,321$63,788
Married Families$54,722-
Non Families$16,346$26,919
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Income by Household Type

Liberty Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

33.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.7%

Male Marriage Rate

32.3%

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 45-54, 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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107

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam80
World War II15
Korea12
First Gulf War7
Second Gulf War

Liberty Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+46
65 to 7435
55 to 6426
35 to 54
18 to 34

Liberty Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1075.18%
Hispanic192.04%

Liberty Veterans by Race

Liberty Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.68%

Veteran Disability Rate

Liberty Veterans by Education

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52.9%

Labor Force Participation

46.4%

Employment Rate

12.2%

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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72.99%

Born in Liberty

85.14%

Native Born

14.86%

Foreign Born

9.75%

Non Citizen

5.12%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

85.14% of Liberty residents were born in the United States, with 72.99% having been born in New York. 9.75% 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
20224,484952.16%
20214,389952.21%
20204,294952.26%
20194,199952.31%
20184,10440.10%
20174,100-8-0.19%
20164,108-10-0.24%
20154,118-72-1.72%
20144,190-86-2.01%
20134,276-15-0.35%
20124,291-24-0.56%
20114,315-43-0.99%
20104,3583830.92%
20003,975-153-0.38%
19904,128-165-0.39%
19804,2930.00%
19704,293-411-0.91%
19604,704460.10%
19504,6588702.09%
19403,7883611.01%
19303,4270.00%

Liberty Population by Year