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Liberty, Missouri

city in Missouri, United States

Liberty is a city in Clay County, Missouri. It is suburb of Kansas City, Missouri. At the 2000 census the city population was 26,232. It is the county seat of Clay County. Liberty is also home to William Jewell College.

Liberty, Missouri
Location in the state of Missouri and in Clay County
Location in the state of Missouri and in Clay County
Coordinates: 39°14′27″N 94°25′35″W / 39.24083°N 94.42639°W / 39.24083; -94.42639Coordinates: 39°14′27″N 94°25′35″W / 39.24083°N 94.42639°W / 39.24083; -94.42639
CountryUnited States
StateMissouri
CountyClay
IncorporatedMay 7, 1829 (as a town),[1] 1851 (as a city)[2]
Government
 • TypeMayor-Council-Administrator
 • MayorLyndell Brenton
Area
 • Total29.15 sq mi (75.50 km2)
 • Land29.03 sq mi (75.19 km2)
 • Water0.12 sq mi (0.31 km2)
Elevation
886 ft (270 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total29,149
 • Estimate 
(2016)
30,614
 • Density1,000/sq mi (390/km2)
 [3]
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
64068, 64069
Area code(s)816
FIPS code29-42032 [4]
GNIS feature ID0730132 [5]
WebsiteCity Website

ReferencesEdit

  1. "History of Liberty - the City of Liberty Official Website!". www.libertymissouri.gov.
  2. http://libertymissouri.gov/DocumentCenter/Home/View/2356
  3. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2017-05-28.
  4. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved 2008-01-31. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  5. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.

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