Living in Liberty, MO

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Liberty SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
8

Liberty, MO Crime Report

604
Total Crimes
1,896.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-26.15%
Below National Average

Liberty, MO Cost Of Living

97
Liberty's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

Liberty, Missouri Info Snack

Liberty is a city in Clay County, Missouri and is a suburb of Kansas City, Missouri, located in the Kansas City Metropolitan Area. As of the 2010 United States Census the population was 29,149. Liberty is the county seat of Clay County. Liberty is home to William Jewell College.
Population
30,928
Unemployment
2.6%
Poverty
7.7%
Median Home
$173,500
Median Income
$71,686
Median Rent
$871

Liberty, MO Photos

Rankings for Liberty in Missouri

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Map Of Liberty, MO

Population over time in Liberty

Year Population % Change
2017 30,928 1.1%
2016 30,602 1.2%
2015 30,239 0.7%
2014 30,035 0.8%
2013 29,806 0.9%
2012 29,533 1.0%
2011 29,252 1.0%
2010 28,951 1.1%
2009 28,645 -
Crime/100k Liberty MO USA
Violent Crime 292.1 502.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 9.9 5.0
Robbery 18.8 84.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 254.4 359.8 246.8
Property Crime 1604.8 2647.1 2199.5
Burglary 216.7 444.9 376.0
Larceny 1202.8 1878.8 1594.6
Car Theft 185.3 323.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Liberty

White
88.5% (27,386)
African American
3.9% (1,208)
American Indian
0.2% (76)
Asian
0.7% (208)
Hawaiian
0.0% (8)
Other
0.1% (42)
Two Or More
1.4% (443)
Hispanic
5.0% (1,557)
Race Liberty MO USA
White 88.5% 79.6% 61.1%
African American 3.9% 11.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 1.9% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.0% 4.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Liberty, Missouri

Less than $10,000
3.1% (97,075)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.8% (87,340)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.4% (230,033)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.1% (282,883)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.6% (328,778)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.7% (609,436)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.6% (450,053)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.6% (635,861)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.1% (221,132)
$200,000 or more
4.9% (150,203)
Income Liberty MO USA
Less than $10,000 3.1% 6.6% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.8% 4.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.4% 10.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.1% 10.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.6% 14.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.7% 18.6% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.6% 12.5% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.6% 13.0% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.1% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 4.9% 4.4% 7.0%

Gender in Liberty

Female
51.4% (15,901)
Male
48.6% (15,026)
Gender Liberty MO USA
Female 51.4% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.6% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Liberty for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (309)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (1,237)
High School / GED
27.0% (8,350)
Some College
23.0% (7,113)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (2,164)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (8,041)
Master's Degree
9.0% (2,783)
Professional Degree
2.0% (618)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (309)
Education Liberty MO USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 18.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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