A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Liberty, New York
Welcome to Liberty ...
The location of Liberty has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Liberty has a population of 4,197 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Liberty.
Liberty is 1,500 feet [457 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Liberty lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Websites for Liberty ...
Official Website: www.townofliberty.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Liberty had an population of 4,197 people. This is a decrease of 4.44% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.58% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Liberty had a population of 4,392 people (which is 5.66% of the total population of Sullivan County). This makes Liberty the county's 6th most populous community.
The population of Liberty represents 0.02% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 533rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,392 people, the population of Liberty increased 10.49% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,975 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Liberty.
Communities Also Named Liberty ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that 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), 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.
Communities near Liberty ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Liberty.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Liberty. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Liberty.
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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Liberty.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Liberty. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Liberty, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Liberty.
Adding Liberty to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Liberty in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Liberty was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Liberty on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Liberty on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Liberty: www.townofliberty.org/
The official website for Sullivan County: www.co.sullivan.ny.us/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022