Liberty, Texas Population 2021

9,428
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Liberty is a city located in Liberty County Texas. It is also the county seat of Liberty County. With a 2020 population of 9,428, it is the 247th largest city in Texas and the 3224th largest city in the United States . Liberty is currently growing at a rate of 0.61% annually and its population has increased by 12.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,397 in 2010. Liberty reached it's highest population of 9,428 in 2021. Spanning over 46 miles, Liberty has a population density of 212 people per square mile.

The average household income in Liberty is $73,415 with a poverty rate of 5.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $882 per month, and the median house value is $93,600. The median age in Liberty is 32.3 years, 31.8 years for males, and 33.4 years for females.

Liberty Demographics

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

  • White: 73.91%
  • Other race: 14.30%
  • Black or African American: 9.37%
  • Native American: 1.05%
  • Two or more races: 0.71%
  • Asian: 0.65%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Liberty, Texas is 9,428 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 9,257.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,397.

Liberty, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,74973.91%
Some Other Race1,30614.30%
Black or African American8569.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native961.05%
Two or More Races650.71%
Asian590.65%
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Liberty Population by Race

Liberty Population Pyramid $2021

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Liberty Median Age

32.3


Total

31.8


Male

33.4


Female

Liberty Adults

There are 6,888 adults, (1,127 of whom are seniors) in Liberty.

Liberty Age Dependency

58.5

Age Dependency Ratio

19.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Liberty Sex Ratio

Female

4,526

49.57%

Male

4,605

50.43%

Liberty Population by Age

Liberty Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Liberty Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married70.2%29.8%
All64%36%
Non Family52.5%47.5%
Female50.4%49.6%

64.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Liberty Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,2882.6264
Married2,1383.1870.2
Non Family9101.0352.5
Female2323.7750.4
Male82100

3.21

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

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Liberty Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4818.58%
9th to 12th Grade3536.30%
High School Graduate1,99535.60%
Some College1,33423.80%
Associates Degree5099.08%
Bachelors Degree5219.30%
Graduate Degree4117.33%
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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
White3,7723,529724
Hispanic1,06267084
Black64446847
Other Race26817884
Native American717145
2+ Races653232
Asian23

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 63.38%.

Liberty Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,050$51,982$40,612
Less Than 9th Grade$50,276$50,035$
High School Graduate$37,903$50,170$21,932
Some College$43,714$57,838$41,709
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$62,625$59,881$70,357

$50,050

Average Earnings

$51,982

Average Male

$40,612

Average Female

Liberty Earnings by Educational Attainment

Liberty Language by Age

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Liberty Language

78.87% of Liberty residents speak only English, while 21.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.79% of the population.

Liberty Language

Liberty Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,2674097.77%
Hispanic2,475592.38%
Native912628.57%
Black714182.52%

5.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.07%

Male Poverty Rate

6.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Liberty

The race most likely to be in poverty in Liberty is Native, with 28.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Liberty is Hispanic, with 2.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.80%.

Liberty Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade5.92%
Some College5.42%
High School2.93%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Liberty Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed5.23%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Liberty Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Liberty Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$58,057$73,415
Families$60,497$81,728
Married Families$60,714-
Non Families$33,269$48,907
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Income by Household Type

Liberty Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.2%

Male Marriage Rate

59.5%

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 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Liberty Marital Status by Race

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Liberty Marital Status

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813

Number of Veterans

711

Male Veterans

102

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War362
First Gulf War174
Korea129
World War II51
Vietnam42

Liberty Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34386
75+177
55 to 64170
35 to 5469
65 to 7411

Liberty Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White70013.20%
Hispanic23317.20%
Black475.70%
Native American4546.88%
Other Race213.87%

Liberty Veterans by Race

Liberty Veterans by Education

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4.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Liberty Veterans by Education

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58.6%

Labor Force Participation

53.6%

Employment Rate

8.6%

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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77.12%

Born in Liberty

92.63%

Native Born

7.37%

Foreign Born

4.62%

Non Citizen

2.75%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.63% of Liberty residents were born in the United States, with 77.12% having been born in Texas. 4.62% 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

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20219,428570.61%
20209,371570.61%
20199,314570.62%
20189,2571121.22%
20179,145961.06%
20169,0491251.40%
20158,924870.98%
20148,837850.97%
20138,752430.49%
20128,7091651.93%
20118,5441191.41%
20108,4253920.48%
20008,0333000.38%
19907,733-212-0.27%
19807,9452,3543.58%
19705,591-536-0.91%
19606,1271,9643.94%
19504,1631,0763.04%
19403,0870.00%

Liberty Population by Year