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Liberty, Washington
(Kittitas County)

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Welcome to Liberty ...

Liberty is located in Kittitas County<1>.

We don't have a date for the establishment of Liberty.

The community of Liberty was previously named Meaghersville. Going back to its beginning, Liberty was originally named Williams Creek. For more information about the names of Liberty, see The Names of Liberty on our Genealogy Page.

Liberty is 2,670 feet [814 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Liberty is ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Liberty lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities Also Named Liberty ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Washington communities named Liberty: This one is located in Kittitas County and the other is located in Yakima County.

Beyond Washington, 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, South Carolina, Tennessee (17), Texas (10), Utah (2), Virginia (6), 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.

  • Ellensburg [Kittitas County]
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    • Ellensburg [Kittitas County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Liberty
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,576 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellensburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellensburg<4>
  • Cle Elum [Kittitas County]
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    • Cle Elum [Kittitas County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Liberty
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,098 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cle Elum
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cle Elum<4>
  • Roslyn [Kittitas County]
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    • Roslyn [Kittitas County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Liberty
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 972 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roslyn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roslyn<4>
  • South Cle Elum [Kittitas County]
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    • Teanaway [Kittitas County]
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      • Teanaway [Kittitas County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Liberty
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Teanaway have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Teanaway
    • Thorp [Kittitas County]
    • Ronald [Kittitas County]
    • Nelson [Kittitas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nelson
      • Nelson [Kittitas County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the west of Liberty
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nelson have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nelson
    • Appleyard [Chelan County]
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      • Appleyard [Chelan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Liberty
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Appleyard
    • Monitor [Chelan County]

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. 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.

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 ...

Visit our Community Index for Washington

About Kittitas County

About Washington

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 Kittitas County:

The official website for State of Washington:

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Kittitas, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Liberty - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. 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, 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: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LibertyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Liberty. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.2543, Longitude: -120.6643    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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