For population 25 years and over in Liberty:
For population 15 years and over in Liberty town:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $367 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Murfreesboro, TN (25.7 miles , pop. 68,816).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (45.3 miles , pop. 545,524).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (413.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Dowelltown, TN (1.3 miles ), Underhill, TN (1.4 miles) , Alexandria, TN (2.5 miles ), Auburntown, TN (2.8 miles ), Smithville, TN (3.0 miles ), North Cannon, TN (3.1 miles) , Watertown, TN (3.4 miles ), Gordonsville, TN (3.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 36.00 N, Longitude: 85.97 W
Area code: 615
Population change in the 1990s: -25 (-6.4%).
Work and jobs in Liberty: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Liberty, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Liberty-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 142% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 35.0 miles away from the Liberty town center killed 16 people and injured 190 people.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.6 miles away from the town center killed 10 people and injured 51 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Liberty-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/8/2001 at 01:08:21, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 89.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.4 miles away from Liberty center
On 6/17/1998 at 08:00:23, a magnitude 3.6 (3.3 MB, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 87.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/19/2007 at 18:16:27, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MD, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 37.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/19/1997 at 17:06:34, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 92.8 miles away from Liberty center
On 3/18/1995 at 22:06:21, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MD, Depth: 10.6 mi) earthquake occurred 71.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in DeKalb County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Liberty:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Liberty:
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Public elementary/middle school in 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.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 20.2%
(20.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Liberty compared to Tennessee state average:
Banks with branches in Liberty (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Liberty town (based on DeKalb County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 60.38%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Liberty government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Liberty government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Liberty government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
7.27% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,945 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:
7.27% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,952 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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Liberty fatal accident list:
Apr 30, 2009 04:30 PM, Sr-53, W Main St, Lat: 36.00394167, Lon: -85.98064722, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 24, 2006 11:52 AM, Us-Sr26, Sr-53, Lat: 36.004336, Lon: -85.980661, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 3, 1993 06:00 PM, Sr26, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 25 meters (82ft)
Total costs: $515,000
Total average daily traffic: 8,860
Total average daily truck traffic: 926
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 13,408
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:5
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: