Liberty, Missouri

Demographic Snapshot

Liberty Clay County Kansas City MSA
Population, 2016 30,614 239,085 2,104,509
Population % Ch., 2007-2016 8.1% 13.2% 4.4%
Median Age, 2015 37.3 36.6 35.9
Land Area (sq. mi.) 29.03 397.3 7,950
High School Grads, 2015 93.2% 92% 91.2%
College Grads, 2015 36.7% 31% 35.8%
Labor Force, 2016 16,428 134,661 1,126,141
Unemployment Rate, 2016 3.4% 3.3% 3.8%
Note: Educational Attainment rates are for the population 25 years and older. For consistency, the Educational Attainment data is from the 2011-2015 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates.
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, Population Estimates, American Community Survey; U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Major Employers

Company
Type of Operation
Employees
City of Liberty
Government
325
Clay County
Government
693
Continental Disc Corporation
Fabricated metal products
182
Ferrellgas
Propane supplier (Hdq.)
268
Ford Stamping Plant Manufacturing 256
Hallmark Cards
Greeting card distributor
1,120
Liberty Hospital
Healthcare
1,507
Liberty School District
Education
1,800
LMV Automotive Systems Parts supplier 670
R R Donnelly
Printing
350
William Jewell College
Education
235

Contact Information

City of Liberty

City of Liberty

KC's Agricultural Heritage

KC Animal Health Initiative

Advisory Board

Strategic Priorities

KC Animal Health Investment Forum