Living in Liberal, KS

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Liberal, Kansas Info Snack

Population
19,731
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
16.6%
Median Home
$106,400
Median Income
$48,629
Median Rent
$791

Liberal SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
3
Commute
9.5

Liberal, KS Cost Of Living

85
Liberal's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Liberal Kansas National Average
Overall 85 89 100
Services 93 93 100
Groceries 98 93 100
Health 107 99 100
Housing 56 76 100
Transportation 105 95 100
Utilities 96 98 100

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Rankings for Liberal in Kansas

Map Of Liberal, KS

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Population over time in Liberal

Year Population % Change
2019 19,731 -2.6%
2018 20,251 -1.7%
2017 20,607 -0.5%
2016 20,709 -0.5%
2015 20,819 -0.1%
2014 20,846 1.0%
2013 20,633 -0.3%
2012 20,687 0.2%
2011 20,640 1.6%
2010 20,308 -

Race / Ethnicity in Liberal

White
27.7% (5,456)
African American
5.1% (1,007)
American Indian
0.6% (124)
Asian
2.9% (576)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.1% (211)
Hispanic
62.6% (12,357)
Race Liberal KS USA
White 27.7% 75.9% 60.7%
African American 5.1% 5.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 2.9% 2.9% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 2.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 62.6% 11.9% 18.0%

Gender in Liberal

Female
48.9% (9,649)
Male
51.1% (10,081)
Gender Liberal KS USA
Female 48.9% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 51.1% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Liberal for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
21.0% (4,143)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (2,367)
High School / GED
30.0% (5,919)
Some College
19.0% (3,748)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,578)
Bachelor's Degree
7.0% (1,381)
Master's Degree
2.0% (394)
Professional Degree
1.0% (197)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Liberal KS USA
< 9th Grade 21.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 7.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Liberal, Kansas

Less than $10,000
6.1% (119,845)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.8% (95,516)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.2% (240,592)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.6% (209,655)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.7% (349,925)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.8% (430,723)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.3% (223,471)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.2% (200,343)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.6% (70,886)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (32,139)
Income Liberal KS USA
Less than $10,000 6.1% 5.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.8% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.2% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.6% 9.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.7% 13.7% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.8% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.3% 13.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.2% 14.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.6% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 5.3% 7.7%

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