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Liberty is a township in Effingham County, in the Effingham metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Illinois named Liberty. For links to other places called Liberty, IL, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Liberty is 39.193N. The longitude is -88.749W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 594 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 816.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Liberty demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Effingham County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 62414 ZIP code.
32% of Liberty residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Liberty ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Liberty was $13,319, compared with $21,587 nationally.
11% of Liberty residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Liberty, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $302. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $564.
Effingham County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Liberty political report.
The average commute time for Liberty workers is 26 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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