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Welcome to North Liberty ...

The city of North Liberty is located in Johnson County.

The location of North Liberty has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for North Liberty: N. Liberty

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, North Liberty has a population of 19,239 people<2> (see below for details).

North Liberty is 790 feet [241 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: North Liberty lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for North Liberty: (319)

The ZIP code for North Liberty: 52317<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, North Liberty had a population of 13,374 people (or 10.22% of the total population of Johnson County). This makes North Liberty the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of North Liberty represents 0.44% of the total population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 30th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 13,374 people, the population of North Liberty increased 149.19% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,367 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, North Liberty had an population of 19,239 people. This is an increase of 43.85% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 258.47% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for North Liberty.

Communities near North Liberty ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Cedar Rapids   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the North (N) of North Liberty

Located in Linn County

Iowa City   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of North Liberty

Mount Vernon   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of North Liberty

Located in Linn County

Fairfax   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of North Liberty

Located in Linn County

Solon   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of North Liberty

Kalona   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of North Liberty

Located in Washington County

West Branch   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of North Liberty

Located in Cedar County

Ely   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of North Liberty

Located in Linn County

Lisbon   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of North Liberty

Located in Linn County

Walford   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of North Liberty

Located in Benton County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for North Liberty.

Communities Also Named North Liberty ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named North Liberty - they are located in Indiana, Ohio (4), Pennsylvania and Tennessee.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for North Liberty.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around North Liberty. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of North Liberty. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around North Liberty.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for North Liberty:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North Liberty ...

Looking for more information about North Liberty? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for North Liberty, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for North Liberty.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Iowa

About Johnson County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for North Liberty. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Johnson County:

The official website for State of Iowa:

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for North Liberty.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around North Liberty - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as North Liberty). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether North Liberty or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- North Liberty) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for North Liberty. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from North Liberty

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in North Liberty. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7440, Longitude: -91.6147     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for North Liberty have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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