Liberty, Kentucky

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Population in 2013: 2,197 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +18.8%
 
Males: 953  (43.4%)
Females: 1,244  (56.6%)
Median resident age:  39.2 years
Kentucky median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 42539.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $19,765 (it was $18,525 in 2000)
Liberty:

$19,765
KY:

$43,399

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,314 (it was $14,269 in 2000)

Liberty city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $89,068 (it was $52,800 in 2000)
Liberty:

$89,068
KY:

$120,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $101,911; Detached houses: $107,278; Mobile homes: $10,572

Median gross rent in 2013: $490.

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  • Races in Liberty, KY (2010)

    Liberty races chart
    • 2,04894.5%White alone
    • 663.0%Hispanic
    • 331.5%Black alone
    • 130.6%Two or more races
    • 40.2%Asian alone
    • 20.09%American Indian alone
    • 20.09%Other race alone

Races in Liberty detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Liberty: 84.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (61.7%), Irish (11.4%), German (6.9%), English (4.7%), Scottish (1.6%), Swedish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 12/31/1830

Land area: 1.75 square miles.

Population density: 1,259 people per square mile   (low).

Liberty,KY real estate house value index trend

Liberty, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Liberty:

  • High school or higher: 70.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Liberty city:

  • Never married: 17.4%
  • Now married: 55.3%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 12.0%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

7 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.3%
Kentucky:

3.4%



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Liberty, Kentucky as of August 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Liberty to the number of sex offenders is 182 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $712 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $439 (0.5%)

Liberty satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayette, KY (54.5 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (345.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Middleburg, KY (2.8 miles ), Clementsville, KY (2.8 miles ), Dunnville, KY (3.1 miles ), South Fork, KY (3.2 miles ), Hustonville, KY (3.5 miles ), Casey Creek, KY (3.7 miles ), Waynesburg, KY (3.8 miles ), Eubank, KY (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $76,700
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $76,700
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $112,500
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $112,500
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $112,500
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $74,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.32 N, Longitude: 84.93 W

Area code: 606

Liberty household income distribution Liberty home values distribution

Crime rates in Liberty by Year
Type 2004 2005 2006 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 000201010
per 100,000 0.00.00.0106.20.052.20.046.10.0
Assaults 001522300
per 100,000 0.00.052.4265.4105.4104.5137.40.00.0
Burglaries 732966223
per 100,000 371.5159.2104.9477.7316.1313.591.692.3136.6
Thefts 1767137110318
per 100,000 902.3318.5367.1690.0368.852.2458.1138.4819.7
Auto thefts 021021303
per 100,000 0.0106.252.40.0105.452.2137.40.0136.6
Arson N/A01N/A00001
per 100,000 N/A0.052.4N/A0.00.00.00.045.5
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 282.8) 64.633.738.2151.969.167.465.826.955.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Liberty detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.28
Kentucky average:

1.94
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.4%
Kentucky:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -126 (-6.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (31%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (38%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Liberty: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Liberty, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Liberty-area historical tornado activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 31% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.8 miles away from the Liberty city center injured 56 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/27/1971, a category F4 tornado 18.2 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 72 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Liberty-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 81.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 179.3 miles away from Liberty center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 162.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 80.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 191.4 miles away from Liberty center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 118.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Casey County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 5, Mudslides: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Liberty topographic map

Birthplace of: Carl Mays - Baseball player, June Ward Gayle - Politician, William N. Sweeney - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Liberty:

  • CASEY COUNTY HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 187 WOLFORD AVENUE)
  • KINDRED NURSING AND REHABILITATION-LIBERTY (616 S WALLACE WILKINSON BLVD)

Airports and heliports located in Liberty:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Liberty:

  • Campbellsville University (about 24 miles; Campbellsville, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,948)
  • Somerset Community College (about 25 miles; Somerset, KY; FT enrollment: 4,698)
  • Lindsey Wilson College (about 26 miles; Columbia, KY; FT enrollment: 2,552)
  • Eastern Kentucky University (about 46 miles; Richmond, KY; FT enrollment: 13,525)
  • Bluegrass Community and Technical College (about 54 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 8,560)
  • University of Kentucky (about 55 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 23,517)
  • Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (about 58 miles; Elizabethtown, KY; FT enrollment: 3,762)

Public high school in Liberty:

Private high school in Liberty:

  • GALILEAN CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 66; Location: 712 S FORK CHURCH RD; Grades: KG - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Liberty:

Private elementary/middle schools in Liberty:

  • SOUTH FORK PAROCHIAL (Students: 43; Location: 4401 KY 910; Grades: T1 - 8)
  • CASEY AMISH MENNONITE SCHOOL (Students: 26; Location: HICKS RD; Grades: 1 - 8)
  • MC BEATH PAROCHIAL SCHOOL (Students: 13; Location: 135 THOMAS RIDGE SPUR RD; Grades: 1 - 7)
See full list of schools located in Liberty

Library in Liberty:

  • CASEY COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $403,991; Location: 238 MIDDLEBURG STREET; 43,114 books; 1,657 audio materials; 1,441 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 48 state licensed databases; 42 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Jones Park Elementary needs to be listed in the public school section. Approximately 515 students

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Notable locations in Liberty: Liberty Fire Department (A), Casey County Ambulance Service (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Glenwood Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Royal Inn Express (579 North Wallace Wilkinson Boulevard).

Courts: Casey County - Circuit Court Clerk (Court House), Kentucky Commonwealth - Court Of Justice-Jessamine- Administrative Office Of (630 Campbellsville Street).

Casey County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 63.4. This is about average.

City:

63.4
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 19.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.46. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.46
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Liberty and their reported violations in the past:

EAST CASEY CO WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 12,460, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-12-2005), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-12-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2005), St Public Notif received (DEC-14-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAR-2014 and MAY-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAR-2014 and MAY-2014, Contaminant: TTHM
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between DEC-2013 and FEB-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-01-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-01-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between DEC-2013 and FEB-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-01-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-01-2014)
  • Failure Submit IDSE/Subpart V Plan Rpt - In JAN-02-2010, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-28-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-30-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-12-2013)
  • One regular monitoring violation
LIBERTY WATER WORKS (Population served: 2,946, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-06-2013), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-06-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-12-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-24-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-31-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-31-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-24-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-24-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-30-2006), St Public Notif requested (MAY-10-2006), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-10-2006), St Public Notif received (DEC-18-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUN-2013. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-15-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-15-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-24-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-09-2013)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-15-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-15-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-24-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-09-2013)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-13-2008), St Public Notif requested (AUG-23-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-23-2008), St Public Notif received (APR-17-2009)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In FEB-2008, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (MAR-26-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAY-07-2008), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-07-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-06-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2006), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-14-2006), St Compliance achieved (FEB-07-2007), St Public Notif received (MAY-25-2007)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 25 regular monitoring violations
  • 3 other older monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 30.9%
(29.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  53.7%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.1%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
311 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
94 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
118 people in nursing homes in 2000

Liberty, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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Liberty compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Liberty (2011 data):

  • The Casey County Bank, Inc.: at 176 Wallace Wilkinson Boulevard, branch established on 1939/12/20; Drive-In Branch at Middleburg Street, branch established on 1964/01/18. Info updated 2009/11/03: Bank assets: $160.2 mil, Deposits: $132.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Casey County Bancorp, Inc.
  • Farmers Deposit Bank of Middleburg, Inc.: Liberty Branch at 775 North Wallace Wilkinson Boulevard, branch established on 1996/12/09. Info updated 2010/03/26: Bank assets: $47.0 mil, Deposits: $37.8 mil, headquarters in Middleburg, KY, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: John R Turner Holding Company
  • The Monticello Banking Company: Casey County Branch at 611 North Wallace Wilkinson Blvd, branch established on 2006/04/26. Info updated 2010/11/02: Bank assets: $591.7 mil, Deposits: $535.7 mil, headquarters in Monticello, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Monticello Bankshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.9
Kentucky average:

12.3

Liberty travel time to work - commute Liberty mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (56%)
  • Utility gas (41%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Liberty city (based on Casey County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,47046
Mainline Protestant1,55413
Catholic3122
Other2-
None8,617-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Casey County:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Casey County:

2.48 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Casey County:

6.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

3.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

12.7%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Casey County:

31.2%
Kentucky:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.1%
State:

15.9%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,417$41,0040$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 11$2,229
Police Protection - Officers 7$14,317$24,5433$1,044
Water Supply 5$15,402$36,9650$0
Totals for Government 13$33,136$30,58714$3,273

Liberty government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $1,166,000 ($530.72)
  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $630,000 ($286.75)
    Water Utilities: $330,000 ($150.20)
    Sewerage: $320,000 ($145.65)
    Police Protection: $216,000 ($98.32)
    Solid Waste Management: $167,000 ($76.01)
    Central Staff Services: $111,000 ($50.52)
    Regular Highways: $68,000 ($30.95)
    General - Other: $49,000 ($22.30)
    Fire Protection: $39,000 ($17.75)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($2.28)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $1,400,000 ($637.23)
    Central Staff: $125,000 ($56.90)
    Fire Protection: $75,000 ($34.14)
    General - Other: $12,000 ($5.46)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $571,000 ($259.90)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $129,000 ($58.72)

Liberty government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $344,000 ($156.58)
    Solid Waste Management: $218,000 ($99.23)
    All Other: $4,000 ($1.82)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $8,000 ($3.64)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $235,000 ($106.96)
    General Revenue, NEC: $134,000 ($60.99)
    Rents: $6,000 ($2.73)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $611,000 ($278.11)
    Water Utilities: $345,000 ($157.03)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $28,000 ($12.74)
    Highways: $24,000 ($10.92)
    Housing & Community Development: $13,000 ($5.92)
  • Tax - Property: $204,000 ($92.85)
    NEC: $81,000 ($36.87)
    Motor Vehicle License: $24,000 ($10.92)
    Public Utilities: $9,000 ($4.10)

Liberty government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $2,545,000 ($1158.40)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $88,000 ($40.05)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $436,000 ($198.45)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $2,909,000 ($1324.08)
    Other, NEC: $78,000 ($35.50)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $72,000 ($32.77)
    Other, NEC: $10,000 ($4.55)

Liberty government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,735,000 ($1244.88)

4.29% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,338 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.29%
Kentucky average:

6.18%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lincoln County, KY  0.50% ($23,833 average AGI)
from Russell County, KY  0.39% ($18,211)
from Boyle County, KY  0.27% ($31,846)


4.89% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($23,414 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.89%
Kentucky average:

6.19%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Pulaski County, KY  0.58% ($20,214 average AGI)
to Lincoln County, KY  0.56% ($27,037)
to Boyle County, KY  0.52% ($24,080)

Strongest AM radio stations in Liberty:

  • WKDO (1560 AM; daytime; 1 kW; LIBERTY, KY; Owner: CARLOS WESLEY)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WIDS (570 AM; 1 kW; RUSSELL SPRINGS, KY; Owner: HAMMOND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WVLK (590 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDFB (1170 AM; daytime; 1 kW; JUNCTION CITY, KY; Owner: ALUM SPRINGS VISION & OUTREACH CORP)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Liberty:

  • WKDO-FM (98.7 FM; LIBERTY, KY; Owner: CARLOS D. WESLEY)
  • WXKY-FM (96.3 FM; STANFORD, KY; Owner: LINCOLN-GARRARD BROADCASTING CO.,INC)
  • WDCL-FM (89.7 FM; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WSEK (97.1 FM; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVLC (99.9 FM; MANNSVILLE, KY; Owner: PATRICIA RODGERS)
  • WTHL (90.5 FM; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: SOMERSET EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • WDFB-FM (88.1 FM; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: ALUM SPRINGS EDUCATIONAL CORPORATION)
  • WJRS (104.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, KY; Owner: LAKE CUMBERLAND BROADCASTERS)
  • WCKQ (104.1 FM; CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY; Owner: CBC OF MARION & TAYLOR COUNTIES INC)
  • WMKZ (93.1 FM; MONTICELLO, KY; Owner: MONTICELLO-WAYNE COUNTY MEDIA, INC.)
  • WLLK (93.9 FM; BURNSIDE, KY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKII-FM (102.3 FM; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHVE (92.7 FM; RUSSELL SPRINGS, KY; Owner: SHORELINE COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • W277AA (103.3 FM; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Liberty:

  • WKSO-TV (Channel 29; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WBKI-TV (Channel 34; CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WDKY-TV (Channel 56; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: WDKY LICENSEE, LLC)

Liberty fatal accident list:

Feb 15, 1996 11:10 AM, 0127, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 13, 1995 09:37 PM, Hustonvill, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Sep 22, 1986 06:00 PM, 70, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Jun 14, 1983 12:00 PM, 127, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jul 26, 1983 04:36 PM, 2314, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 21m69ftTotal length
  • $2,862,000Total costs
  • 12,270Total average daily traffic
  • 842Total average daily truck traffic
  • 17,398Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Liberty)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Liberty, KY)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Liberty)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 52251 , Serial Number: 18262485, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 12/03/1973
    Registrant (Individual): Jack W Prewitt, Po Box 206, Liberty, KY 42539
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 739FG , Serial Number: 17270504, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 02/21/1978
    Registrant (Individual): J W Lynn, Po Box 576, Liberty, KY 42539

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 65
  • Hazardous Condition: 8
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Liberty

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Liberty, KY
Most common first names in Liberty, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James9672.2 years
William8972.7 years
Mary6978.5 years
John6377.6 years
George4476.0 years
Charles2970.8 years
Robert2670.6 years
Thomas2472.7 years
Elmer2077.5 years
Ruby2078.1 years
Most common last names in Liberty, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Wethington7469.6 years
Brown7277.7 years
Allen6173.9 years
Wilson5069.7 years
Murphy5074.1 years
Clements4771.1 years
Atwood4679.1 years
Cochran4276.5 years
Wesley4078.1 years
Rodgers3274.9 years
Businesses in Liberty, KY
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
Chevrolet1McDonald's1
FedEx1Pizza Hut1
GNC1Rite Aid1
H&R Block1True Value1
La-Z-Boy1

Liberty on our top lists:

  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Apparel"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Paper and paper product merchant wholesalers"
  • #26 (42539) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers using paid preparers for 2004 taxes (pop 5,000+)"
  • #44 (42539) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Swiss first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
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