For population 25 years and over in Liberty:
For population 15 years and over in Liberty town:
8 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sheboygan, WI (20.7 miles , pop. 50,792).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (67.7 miles , pop. 596,974).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (151.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Valders, WI (1.6 miles ), St. Nazianz, WI (1.8 miles ), Eaton, WI (2.2 miles ), Cato, WI (2.3 miles ), Meeme, WI (2.5 miles ), Newton, WI (2.6 miles ), Rockland, WI (2.7 miles ), Whitelaw, WI (2.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.03 N, Longitude: 87.87 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 920
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Liberty: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Liberty, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Liberty-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 51% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/18/1996, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 33.3 miles away from the Liberty town center injured 12 people and caused $40 million in damages.
On 7/5/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.5 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Manitowoc County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Elmer Kraemer - Chemist.
Hospitals/medical centers near Liberty:
Operable nuclear power plants near Liberty:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Liberty:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
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.
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Liberty compared to Wisconsin state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Liberty (based on Manitowoc County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 81.42%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Number of full-service restaurants: 65
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
3.81% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,594 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($317 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.37% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,484 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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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total average daily traffic: 192
Total average daily truck traffic: 5
Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic: 238