Liberty, Texas

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Population in 2014: 8,919 (65% urban, 35% rural). Population change since 2000: +11.0%
 
Males: 4,484  (50.3%)
Females: 4,435  (49.7%)
Median resident age:  37.2 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 77575.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $36,203 (it was $36,325 in 2000)
Liberty:

$36,203
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,530 (it was $16,635 in 2000)

Liberty city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $99,440 (it was $60,600 in 2000)
Liberty:

$99,440
TX:

$132,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $814.

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  • Races in Liberty, TX (2013)

    Liberty races chart
    • 5,23760.7%White alone
    • 2,03323.6%Hispanic
    • 1,32015.3%Black alone
    • 290.3%Two or more races
    • 150.2%Asian alone
    • 60.07%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Liberty: 93.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (16.1%), German (9.0%), English (8.1%), United States (6.6%), French (4.2%), Subsaharan African (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 35.1 square miles.

Population density: 254 people per square mile   (very low).

Liberty,TX real estate house value index trend

Liberty, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Liberty:

  • High school or higher: 74.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Liberty city:

  • Never married: 27.6%
  • Now married: 47.2%
  • Separated: 5.1%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

793 residents are foreign born (8.6% Latin America).

This city:

9.1%
Texas:

16.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,028 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,360 (1.3%)

Liberty satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Baytown, TX (24.0 miles , pop. 66,430).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Southeast Montgomery, TX (36.4 miles , pop. 208,076).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (40.6 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Ames, TX (1.8 miles ), Kenefick, TX (2.2 miles ), Dayton, TX (2.4 miles ), Dayton Lakes, TX (2.5 miles) , Hardin, TX (2.7 miles ), Daisetta, TX (3.2 miles ), Hull, TX (3.3 miles ), Devers, TX (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $70,300
  • 1998: 10 buildings, average cost: $83,000
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $88,300
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $78,300
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $139,900
  • 2002: 15 buildings, average cost: $128,500
  • 2003: 12 buildings, average cost: $121,100
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $111,100
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $105,900
  • 2006: 13 buildings, average cost: $157,300
  • 2007: 16 buildings, average cost: $144,600
  • 2008: 32 buildings, average cost: $154,600
  • 2009: 17 buildings, average cost: $127,600
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $181,600
  • 2011: 80 buildings, average cost: $63,400
  • 2012: 19 buildings, average cost: $79,800
  • 2013: 12 buildings, average cost: $140,200
  • 2014: 15 buildings, average cost: $110,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 30.06 N, Longitude: 94.80 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,927 (+22.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 842 (28.0%)

Area code: 936

Liberty household income distribution Liberty home values distribution

Crime rates in Liberty by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0110010200010
per 100,000 0.011.911.90.00.011.80.023.90.00.00.011.30.0
Rapes 00100210044106
per 100,000 0.00.011.90.00.023.611.90.00.046.748.3112.967.1
Robberies 7743263468872
per 100,000 83.483.447.635.523.170.835.747.872.293.396.679.022.4
Assaults 337632137451365782833
per 100,000 35.835.883.371.134.6247.8440.3538.1156.5758.1941.8316.1368.9
Burglaries 1711465975498280937898889265
per 100,000 2,037.91,740.0702.4888.5565.0967.7952.01,112.2939.01,143.01,062.51,038.7726.7
Thefts 245248233168148219290291408346451447310
per 100,000 2,919.82,955.52,773.81,990.31,706.62,584.43,451.13,480.04,911.54,035.55,445.55,046.93,465.6
Auto thefts 19221514241425363020331412
per 100,000 226.4262.2178.6165.9276.8165.2297.5430.5361.1233.3398.5158.1134.2
Arson 1301100001011
per 100,000 11.935.80.011.811.50.00.00.00.011.70.011.311.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 313.4320.7241.5182.1145.5301.1340.7426.3348.1482.6586.9492.8338.3

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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 2014, including police officers: 24 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.79
Texas average:

2.02
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.7%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +120 (+1.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Information (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Liberty, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Liberty-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 82% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/21/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.4 miles away from the Liberty city center injured 16 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 9/12/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.5 miles away from the city center .

Earthquake activity:

Liberty-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 317.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 218.2 miles away from Liberty center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 407.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 210.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 512.6 miles away from Liberty center
On 5/27/2002 at 00:28:16, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 204.5 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 Liberty County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Hurricanes: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Fires: 4, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Liberty topographic map

Birthplace of: Bill Dodd - Lawyer and politician, Shelley Mayfield - Professional golfer, Ellis (singer-songwriter) - Folk singer, Tink Riviere - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Liberty:

  • AVENUE B HOUSE (201 AVE B RTE 3 BOX 65 P)
  • CRAWFORD HOSPICE AND HOME CARE, INC (517 TRAVIS STREET SUITE 300)
  • HOLLY STREET HOUSE (1420 HOLLY ST)
  • LIBERTY DAYTON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL LP (provides emergency services, 1353 N TRAVIS ST)
  • BUR MONT NURSING CENTER (1620 MAGNOLIA)
  • GOLDEN CHARM NURSING CENTER (1206 N TRAVIS)
  • LIBERTY HEALTH CARE CENTER (1206 N TRAVIS ST)
  • MAGNOLIA PLACE HEALTH CARE LLP (1620 MAGNOLIA)
  • LIBERTY DAYTON DIALYSIS FAC (2331 N MAIN)
  • ANGELS ABOVE US INC (721 MAIN STREET)

airports located in Liberty:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Liberty:

  • Lee College (about 25 miles; Baytown, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,278)
  • San Jacinto Community College (about 34 miles; Pasadena, TX; FT enrollment: 13,517)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Texas Inc. (about 38 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 3,236)
  • University of Houston-Clear Lake (about 38 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 5,833)
  • University of Houston-Downtown (about 40 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 10,122)
  • University of Houston (about 41 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 31,888)
  • Texas Southern University (about 42 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 7,053)

Public high schools in Liberty:

Public elementary/middle schools in Liberty:

  • SAN JACINTO EL (Students: 433, Location: 1629 GRAND AVE, Grades: PK-1)
  • HARDIN/CHAMBERS CTR (Location: 1715 HWY 146 BYPASS, Grades: 1-3)
  • LIBERTY EL (Location: 1202 BOWIE ST, Grades: 2-5)
See full list of schools located in Liberty

Library in Liberty:

  • LIBERTY MUNICIPAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $397,203; Location: 1710 SAM HOUSTON ST; 39,132 books; 1,502 audio materials; 2,153 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 86 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Liberty: Liberty County Courthouse (A), Liberty City Volunteer Fire Department (B), Liberty County Sheriff's Department - Identification (C), Liberty Police Department (D), Liberty County Sheriff's Department - Detective (E), City of Liberty Fire Department (F), Cleveland-Partlow House (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Liberty include: Saint Johns Church (A), Saint Pauls Church (B), Turkey Creek Church (C), First United Methodist Church of Liberty (D), Immaculate Conception Church (E), Saint Stephens Episcopal Church (F), Trinity Valley Baptist Church (G), North Height Tabernacle (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Branch Cemetery (1), Neyland Cemetery (2), Old Hardin Cemetery (3), Fairlawn Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Twin Lake (A), Duncan Lake (B), Snag Lake (C), Day Lake (D), Duncan Lake (E), Cypress Lake (F), Lake Liberty (G), Beards Marsh (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Big Bayou (A), Abbott Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Liberty include: Hayes Park (1), Liberty Stadium (2), Fairlawn Memorial Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Court: Texas State - Criminal Justice Department- Pardons & Paroles Board (2720 North Main Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Liberty County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 4.32. This is significantly better than average.

City:

4.32
U.S.:

74.67

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.310. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.310
U.S.:

1.912
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.5%
(5.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 65.6% for Black residents, 16.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 12.1% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  70.4%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.7%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Liberty in 2010:

  • 339 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 149 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 12 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Liberty in 2000:

  • 193 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 160 people in nursing homes
  • 70 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 30 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents

Liberty, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Liberty (2011 data):

  • The First Liberty National Bank: at 1900 Sam Houston Street, branch established on 1913/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $286.9 mil, Deposits: $244.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: First Liberty National Bancshares, Inc.
  • Woodforest National Bank: Liberty Wal-Mart Branch at 2121 Hwy 146 Bypass, branch established on 2006/05/17. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Liberty County Branch at 2329 North Main Street, branch established on 1934/10/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Prosperity Bank: Liberty Branch at 520 Main Street, branch established on 1906/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/05: Bank assets: $9,816.2 mil, Deposits: $8,064.8 mil, headquarters in El Campo, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: Prosperity Bancshares, Inc.
  • Security State Bank: at 1302 N. Main Street, branch established on 2009/12/14. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $127.7 mil, Deposits: $113.1 mil, headquarters in Anahuac, TX, positive income, 3 total offices
  • Hull State Bank: Liberty Branch at 2103 North Main Street, branch established on 1986/08/01. Info updated 2010/09/23: Bank assets: $49.6 mil, Deposits: $44.5 mil, headquarters in Hull, TX, positive income, 2 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.4
Texas average:

14.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant27,60598
Catholic7,5247
Mainline Protestant2,28910
Other1,3064
Black Protestant3722
None36,547-
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: 17
Liberty County:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Liberty County:

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Liberty County:

4.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
Here:

4.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.5%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Liberty County:

28.2%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.7%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.0%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Liberty:

43.0%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.7
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Liberty:

21.4%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Liberty:

10.7%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Liberty:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Liberty:

33.1%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Liberty:

53.1%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.2%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Liberty, TX Residents
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
Other Government Administration 24$76,339$38,1700$0
Judicial and Legal 2$4,483$26,8980$0
Police Protection - Officers 19$70,700$44,6530$0
Firefighters 18$61,202$40,8019$7,833
Streets and Highways 9$27,677$36,9030$0
Health 2$3,987$23,9220$0
Sewerage 3$9,819$39,2760$0
Parks and Recreation 3$7,025$28,1001$682
Water Supply 5$18,082$43,3970$0
Electric Power 8$30,529$45,7940$0
Local Libraries 4$11,980$35,9403$2,823
Other and Unallocable 3$7,908$31,6320$0
Totals for Government 100$329,731$39,56813$11,338

Liberty government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $8,109,000 ($909.18)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,470,000 ($164.82)
    Police Protection: $1,257,000 ($140.94)
    Regular Highways: $1,034,000 ($115.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $892,000 ($100.01)
    Financial Administration: $770,000 ($86.33)
    Sewerage: $675,000 ($75.68)
    Water Utilities: $674,000 ($75.57)
    Parks and Recreation: $343,000 ($38.46)
    Libraries: $312,000 ($34.98)
    Air Transportation: $105,000 ($11.77)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $94,000 ($10.54)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $51,000 ($5.72)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $347,000 ($38.91)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,688,000 ($413.50)

Liberty government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $958,000 ($107.41)
    Sewerage: $816,000 ($91.49)
    Air Transportation: $78,000 ($8.75)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $131,000 ($14.69)
    Fines and Forfeits: $115,000 ($12.89)
    Interest Earnings: $62,000 ($6.95)
    Rents: $19,000 ($2.13)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $8,665,000 ($971.52)
    Water Utilities: $979,000 ($109.77)
  • Tax - Property: $1,723,000 ($193.18)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,662,000 ($186.34)
    Public Utilities Sales: $165,000 ($18.50)
    Other License: $44,000 ($4.93)
    Other Selective Sales: $15,000 ($1.68)

Liberty government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,085,000 ($1354.97)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,670,000 ($972.08)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,100,000 ($459.69)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $685,000 ($76.80)

Liberty government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,415,000 ($382.89)

7.75% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,305 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.75%
Texas average:

7.14%

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 Harris County, TX  3.17% ($37,501 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, TX  1.04% ($29,393)
from Chambers County, TX  0.34% ($44,961)


8.15% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,385 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.15%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($203 average AGI)
Liberty County:

0.04%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Harris County, TX  2.68% ($33,819 average AGI)
to Montgomery County, TX  1.06% ($32,623)
to Chambers County, TX  0.44% ($52,510)

Strongest AM radio stations in Liberty:

  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLAT (1010 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KWWJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: SALT OF THE EARTH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJOJ (880 AM; 10 kW; CONROE, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KKHT (1070 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KILT (610 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KPRC (950 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBME (790 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXYZ (1320 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: BLAYA INC.)
  • KEYH (850 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Liberty:

  • KQBU-FM (93.3 FM; PORT ARTHUR, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KQQK (107.9 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTJM (98.5 FM; PORT ARTHUR, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KOBT (100.7 FM; WINNIE, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KVST (103.7 FM; WILLIS, TX; Owner: NEW WAVO COMMUNICATION GROUP, INC.)
  • KHPT (106.9 FM; CONROE, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KSHN (99.9 FM; LIBERTY, TX; Owner: TRINITY RIVER VALLEY BROADCASTING CO)
  • KTHT (97.1 FM; CLEVELAND, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KSBJ (89.3 FM; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: KSBJ EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • KMJQ (102.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KRWP (97.5 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBXX (97.9 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KHJZ-FM (95.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KHMX (96.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KILT-FM (100.3 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KKBQ-FM (92.9 FM; PASADENA, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KLOL (101.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KODA (99.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTBZ-FM (94.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRBE (104.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Liberty:

  • K09VO (Channel 9; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: BEAUMONT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KJIB-LP (Channel 5; CLEAR LAKE CITY, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KPRC-TV (Channel 2; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, HOUSTON, LP)
  • KHOU-TV (Channel 11; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHOU-TV, L.P.)
  • KTMD (Channel 48; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KRIV (Channel 26; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KHWB (Channel 39; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHWB, INC.)
  • KTRK-TV (Channel 13; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KTRK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KVQT-LP (Channel 24; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: C. DOWEN JOHNSON)
  • KPXB (Channel 49; CONROE, TX; Owner: PAXSON HOUSTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • KLTJ (Channel 22; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KFTH (Channel 67; ALVIN, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA HOUSTON LLC)
  • KNWS-TV (Channel 51; KATY, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTBU (Channel 55; CONROE, TX; Owner: HUMANITY INTERESTED MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTXH (Channel 20; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KXLN-TV (Channel 45; ROSENBERG, TX; Owner: KXLN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KUHT (Channel 8; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KZJL (Channel 61; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KZJL LICENSE CORP.)
  • KETH (Channel 14; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KAZH (Channel 57; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • KVDO-LP (Channel 69; CLEAR LAKE, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • K30CV (Channel 30; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KBPX-LP (Channel 33; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • KVVV-LP (Channel 53; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • KBMT (Channel 12; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 12 OF BEAUMONT, INC.)
Liberty fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Liberty fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 160m525ftTotal length
  • $2,287,000Total costs
  • 154,170Total average daily traffic
  • 15,825Total average daily truck traffic
  • 212,820Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 91960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 12010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Liberty, TX
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Liberty)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 207 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Liberty, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Liberty)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Liberty)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$131,9547$91,62313$96,2355$50,3443$53,7334$47,280
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$84,3001$153,2201$185,8801$13,2700$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$105,2102$70,1406$105,6034$28,6702$43,8652$50,840
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$105,7900$03$97,0271$46,5500$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$150,3001$72,9500$01$47,060
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 7011.00 , 7012.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$124,6801$112,860
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 7011.00 , 7012.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

AMES MINGLEWOOD WSC (Population served: 1,365, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2006), St Public Notif requested (SEP-02-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-02-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2006), St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-02-2006), St Public Notif received (SEP-01-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-19-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-19-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-29-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-05-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-19-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-05-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-19-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-05-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-19-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-05-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-19-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-05-2010)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 4 other older monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Liberty that have no violations reported:

  • CHEVRON SELF SERVE 107976 (Population served: 250, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HYLTONS GROCERY (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 89
  • Hazardous Condition: 41
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Liberty

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Liberty, TX

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (47%)
  • Utility gas (42%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
Businesses in Liberty, TX
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1Quiznos1
CVS1RadioShack1
Cricket Wireless1Rue211
DHL1SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza1Sears1
FedEx3Subway1
H&R Block1T-Mobile2
Jack In The Box1Taco Bell1
KFC1U-Haul2
McDonald's2UPS2
Nike3Verizon Wireless1
Pizza Hut1Walmart1
Popeyes1

Liberty compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Liberty on our top lists:

  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Transportation occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Food preparation and serving related occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Other services, except public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in federal prisons and detention centers (population 1,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
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