In 2021, Liberal, KS had a population of 19.3k people with a median age of 30.1 and a median household income of $50,704. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Liberal, KS grew from 19,025 to 19,340, a 1.66% increase and its median household income grew from $48,434 to $50,704, a 4.69% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Liberal, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (26.1%), White (Hispanic) (24.7%), Other (Hispanic) (24.2%), Two+ (Hispanic) (15.3%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.88%).
None of the households in Liberal, KS reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
81.8% of the residents in Liberal, KS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Liberal, KS are Seward County Community College (409 degrees awarded in 2021).
In 2021, the median property value in Liberal, KS was $107,800, and the homeownership rate was 60.9%.
Most people in Liberal, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 14.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Liberal, KS was 2 cars per household.