Data Profile

Basic Facts


  • Land Area: 29 square miles
  • Incorporated in 1829

Population


Liberty Population  30,376
Median Age 37.4
Clay County Population 235,637
Kansas City Metro Area Population 2,071,133
Source: American Fact Finder, US Census Bureau, Population Estimates, American Community Survey. KCADC, MARC


Households


Number of Households 10,782
Median Household Income $65,210
Median Family Income $80,085
Source: American Fact Finder, 2015 American Community Survey.
 
 

Housing


Number of Owner Occupied Housing Units 7,928
Number of Rental Housing Units 2,853
Vacant Units 783
Total Housing Units 11,564
Median Housing Value (owner occupied) $163,300
Source: American Fact Finder, 2015 American Community Survey.


Education Attainment


% high school graduate or higher 93.2%
% bachelor's degree or higher 36.7%
High School graduate 26.8%
Some college, no degree 22.5%
Associate's degree 7.3%
Bachelor's degree 24.2%
Graduate or professional degree 12.5%
Source: American Fact Finder, 2015 American Community Survey.
 
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Employment by Industry

For a full report on industry, occupation and workforce trends in the Kansas City Metro area (Fall 2013 - Mid America Regional Council) click here:
 
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