Liberal, KS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,012 housing units in Liberal. This represents a 5.2% growth from 6,663 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 6,796 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 216 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Liberal is about 63%. Liberal's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.4%. Average household size is 2.96 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Liberal were built after 1967.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.30%
One Bedroom16.10%
Two Bedrooms30.60%
Three Bedrooms36.10%
Four Bedrooms11.80%
Five Bedrooms or more4.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.03
Median year structure was built1967
Median Value of occupied units$72,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$74,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.84
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$462

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.40%
Home Equity Loan6.50%
Simple Mortgage54.50%
Debt Free32.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.5%