For population 25 years and over in Liberty:
For population 15 years and over in Liberty village:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $217 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (51.1 miles , pop. 225,581).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (475.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Barneston, NE (2.3 miles) , Burchard, NE (2.9 miles) , Summerfield, KS (3.1 miles ), Wymore, NE (3.2 miles ), Blue Springs, NE (3.2 miles ), Oketo, KS (3.2 miles) , Virginia, NE (3.3 miles) , Lewiston, NE (3.4 miles) .
Latitude: 40.09 N, Longitude: 96.48 W
Area code: 402
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +12 (+16.2%).
Average climate in Liberty, Nebraska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Liberty-area historical tornado activity is above Nebraska state average. It is 180% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/26/1991, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.2 miles away from the Liberty village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/20/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 40.5 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Liberty-area historical earthquake activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 62.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 74.4 miles away from Liberty center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Gage County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Kenneth S. Wherry - Politician, Ray Richards - Football player and coach, Dick Frahm - Football player.
Airports located in Liberty:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Liberty:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 20.1. This is about average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.2. This is significantly worse than average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Liberty and their reported violations in the past:LIBERTY, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 76, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 27.8%
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Liberty compared to Nebraska state average:
Banks with branches in Liberty (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Liberty (based on Gage County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 73.57%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Liberty government finances in 2006(per resident):
6.02% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,753 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.25% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,696 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FAA Registered Aircraft:7
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: