Liberty, Kentucky

Liberty
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Casey County, Kentucky

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Liberty is a home rule-class city in Casey County, Kentucky, in the United States.
Its county seat is Liberty.

Danville, Kentucky

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U.S. Route 127 passes through the city, leading north 26 mi to Danville and south 21 mi to Russell Springs.

Russell Springs, Kentucky

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U.S. Route 127 passes through the city, leading north 26 mi to Danville and south 21 mi to Russell Springs.
U.S. Route 127 passes through the eastern part of the Russell Springs, connecting it with the Lake Cumberland area and Tennessee to the south, and the city of Liberty to the northeast.

U.S. Route 127

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U.S. Route 127 passes through the city, leading north 26 mi to Danville and south 21 mi to Russell Springs.
It enters the hilly Knobs Region at Junction City, where it becomes a two-lane route, and continues through Hustonville, crossing the drainage divide between the Kentucky and Green river watersheds and roughly following the scenic upper Green River valley through Casey County, crossing the river at Liberty.

Casey County Schools

Casey County Schools operates public schools.
Casey County Schools is a school district headquartered in Liberty, Kentucky.

William N. Sweeney

William Northcut Sweeney
Born in Liberty, Kentucky, Sweeney attended the common schools and Bethany College.

Wallace Wilkinson

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Wallace Wilkinson was born on a farm in Casey County, Kentucky, about 5 mi southwest of the city of Liberty, on December 12, 1941.

WIHE-LP

The town is served by low-power community station WIHE-LP and full-power stations WKDO and WKDO-FM.
WIHE-LP is a Variety formatted broadcast radio station licensed to and serving Liberty, Kentucky.

WKDO-FM

WKDOWKDO (AM)
The town is served by low-power community station WIHE-LP and full-power stations WKDO and WKDO-FM.
WKDO-FM (98.7 FM) and WKDO (1560 AM) are a pair of radio stations broadcasting a classic country format on FM and a classic hits format on AM, both licensed to Liberty, Kentucky, United States.

List of cities in Kentucky

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Liberty is a home rule-class city in Casey County, Kentucky, in the United States.

Kentucky

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Liberty is a home rule-class city in Casey County, Kentucky, in the United States.

County seat

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It is the seat of its county.

American Revolutionary War

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It was founded prior to 1806 by several Revolutionary War veterans upon their military grants and named out of patriotic sentiment.

Kentucky General Assembly

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The town was formally established by the state assembly in 1830 and incorporated in 1860.

Green River (Kentucky)

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Liberty is located in central Casey County at 37.32111°N, -84.93056°W (37.321195, -84.930513), in the valley of the Green River.

United States Census Bureau

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According to the United States Census Bureau, Liberty has a total area of 4.9 km2, of which 0.03 sqkm, or 0.71%, is water.

Köppen climate classification

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According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Liberty has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.

Humid subtropical climate

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According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Liberty has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.

Census

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As of the census of 2000, there were 1,850 people, 875 households, and 494 families residing in the city.

Population density

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The population density was 1059.8 /sqmi.

Race and ethnicity in the United States Census

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The racial makeup of the city was 98.16% White, 0.70% African American, 0.22% Native American, 0.05% Asian, 0.11% from other races, and 0.76% from two or more races.

Marriage

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There were 875 households out of which 20.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 38.2% were married couples living together, 15.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 43.5% were non-families.

Per capita income

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The per capita income for the city was $14,269.

Poverty threshold

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About 24.9% of families and 28.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 37.6% of those under age 18 and 28.7% of those age 65 or over.