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Welcome to Liberty ...

The town of Liberty is located in Amite County and is the County Seat for Amite County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Liberty has a population of 674 people<2> (see below for details).

Liberty is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Liberty: (601) & (769)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Liberty had a population of 728 people (which is 5.54% of the total population of Amite County). This makes Liberty the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Liberty represents 0.02% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 181st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 728 people, the population of Liberty increased 15.01% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 633 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Liberty had an population of 674 people. This is a decrease of 7.42% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.48% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Liberty ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Magnolia   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the East (E) of Liberty

Located in Pike County

Centreville   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of Liberty

Gloster   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Liberty

Crosby   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Liberty

McElveen   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Liberty

Woodland   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Liberty

Located in East Feliciana Parish (LA)

Coleman Town   [Map]

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

Located in Saint Helena Parish (LA)

Bear Town   [Map]

Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East (E) of Liberty

Located in Pike County

Rosetta   [Map]

Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Liberty

Located in Wilkinson County

Bude   [Map]

Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North (N) of Liberty

Located in Franklin County

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

Communities Also Named Liberty ...

While we believe that this Liberty is located in Amite County, we know of another 4 Mississippi communities named Liberty. Those communities are located in the following counties: Covington, Kemper, Newton and Winston County.

Beyond Mississippi, there are 127 communities that are also named Liberty - they are located in Alabama (7), Arizona, Arkansas (5), California (2), Colorado (4), Delaware, Florida (2), Georgia (2), Idaho (2), Illinois (4), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (4), Kentucky (7), Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Michigan (2), Missouri (3), Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico (3), New York, North Carolina (4), Ohio (5), Oklahoma (6), Oregon (3), Pennsylvania (4), Rhode Island, Saskatchewan, South Carolina, Tennessee (17), Texas (10), Utah (2), Virginia (6), Washington (2), West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin (2).

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Liberty ...

Looking for more information about 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.

Looking for more information about 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Liberty, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Liberty.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Mississippi

About Amite County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/

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 Liberty.

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

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<4>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- 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 Liberty. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Liberty

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Liberty. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1610, Longitude: -90.8008     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Liberty have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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