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Welcome to Liberty ...

Liberty is located in Rowan County.

Liberty is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Liberty lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Liberty: (704) & (980)<2>

Communities near Liberty ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Liberty and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Albemarle   [Map]   15,977   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Badin   [Map]   1,960   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
China Grove   [Map]   4,202   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Granite Quarry   [Map]   2,983   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Kannapolis   [Map]   48,806   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Landis   [Map]   3,114   W   15 miles [24.1 km]

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 Rowan County, we know of another 3 North Carolina communities named Liberty. Those communities are located in the following counties: Cherokee, Forsyth and Randolph County.

Beyond North Carolina, 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), Mississippi (5), Missouri (3), Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico (3), New York, 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.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Liberty. We make it easy to see an overhead 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:

Websites for Liberty ...

 
Chamber of Commerce:   www.rowanchamber.com/

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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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.

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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 Rowan County: www.co.rowan.nc.us/

The official website for State of North Carolina: www.ncgov.com/



Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Area code (980) is an overlay for area code (704).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Liberty. A straight line distance ignores things 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 that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5813, Longitude: -80.3356     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Liberty have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>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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