KS

National Population : 333,590,059
Kansas State Population : 2,897,859

About Liberal, KS

Liberal, KS is located in Seward County in the state of Kansas.

The total City Population for Liberal is about 18,990 with about 647 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 22,547.

The Average Home Value is $99,300.00, which is roughly 6% lower than the Average Home Value of $105,672.00 for the state of Kansas, and roughly 47% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $47,270.00, which is roughly 13% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $54,472.00 for the state of Kansas, and roughly 18% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Liberal is about 5.1%.

Kansas is ranked #46 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 21.44 out of 100.

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Voting

Seward County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 45.64% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 63.69%
Democratic: 34.62%
Libertarian: 1.68%


Nearby Locations

Kismet, KS (16.81 mi.)
Plains, KS (23.88 mi.)
Hugoton, KS (24.78 mi.)
Moscow, KS (27.42 mi.)
Satanta, KS (28.45 mi.)
Sublette, KS (30.89 mi.)
Meade, KS (36.51 mi.)
Copeland, KS (38.33 mi.)
Rolla, KS (39.01 mi.)
Ulysses, KS (44.23 mi.)
Montezuma, KS (46.55 mi.)
Fowler, KS (46.73 mi.)
Richfield, KS (47.44 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 67901
Latitude : 37.127642
Longitude : -100.958880
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 2897 ft.
Area Code(s) : 620

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 3.02
Male Population Estimate : 50.35%
Female Population Estimate : 47.55%
Median Age : 28.8
Male Median Age : 27.9
Female Median Age : 29.9

White Population Estimate : 70.92%
Black Population Estimate : 4.14%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 56.44%
Asian Population Estimate : 3.04%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.22%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.65%
Other Population Estimate : 21.14%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Liberal specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Seward County: About 6 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Seward County: About 299 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Seward County is about 38% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 4% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.