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Liberty, South Carolina

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Welcome to Liberty ...

The city of Liberty is located in Pickens County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Liberty has a population of 3,174 people<1> (see below for details).

Liberty is 970 feet [296 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Liberty is located in the (864) area code.

The ZIP code for Liberty: 29657<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Liberty had a population of 3,269 people. This makes Liberty the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Liberty represents 0.07% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 83rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,269 people, the population of Liberty increased 8.64% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 3,009 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Liberty had an population of 3,174 people. This is a decrease of 2.91% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.48% 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.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Liberty and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017
Anderson   [Map]   27,293   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Central   [Map]   5,179   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Clemson   [Map]   16,649   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Easley   [Map]   21,053   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Greenville   [Map]   68,219   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Pendleton   [Map]   3,197   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby 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), New York, North Carolina (4), Ohio (5), Oklahoma (6), Oregon (3), Pennsylvania (4), Rhode Island, Saskatchewan, 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 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.

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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.

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>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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<3>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 Liberty). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Liberty or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>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 from Point A (ie- Liberty) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, 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: 34.7879, Longitude: -82.6928     [Map].

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