Facts & Figures

Major Employers

Liberty Hospital 1,600+
Liberty Public Schools 1,480
Hallmark Cards 820
LMV 630
Clay County Government 350
RR Donnelly 350
City of Liberty 325
Hy-Vee 320
Ford Stamping Plant 255
William Jewell College 235
The numbers above are FTE

Income

Median household $68,480
Per capita annual $31,029
Unemployment
Clay County 3.9%
State of Missouri 3.5%
United States 4.0%
Source: U.S. Census Bureau & U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Population

City of Liberty’s estimated population 31,507
City of Liberty’s median age 37.4
Clay County’s estimated population 242,874
Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Housing Units

Total housing units 11,564
Owner occupied units 7,928
Renter occupied units 2,853
Other units 702
Median value of homes $165,600
Median rent $851

Property Tax Rates

City 0.9648
County 0.1653
Liberty School District 6.4550
Senior Citizens 0.0491
Liberty Hospital District 0.1480
Mid-Continent Public Library 0.3963
Health 0.0984
Mental Health 0.0984
Developmental Disabilities 0.1180
State Levy 0.0300
Total per $100 assessed value 8.5233