In 2019, Liberal, KS had a population of 19.7k people with a median age of 29.4 and a median household income of $48,629. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Liberal, KS declined from 20,251 to 19,731, a −2.57% decrease and its median household income grew from $47,096 to $48,629, a 3.26% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Liberal, KS are Other (Hispanic) (31.4%), White (Hispanic) (29.8%), White (Non-Hispanic) (27.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.1%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.92%). 0% of the households in Liberal, KS speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
79.6% of the residents in Liberal, KS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Liberal, KS are Seward County Community College (515 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2019, the median property value in Liberal, KS was $106,400, and the homeownership rate was 65.3%. Most people in Liberal, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 14.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Liberal, KS was 2 cars per household.