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Turbine blades in the Liberal, Kansas rail yard wait to hit the highway. Retail plaza in north Liberal, Kansas. The City of Liberal, Kansas is currently developing Light Park. Wheat harvest outside of Liberal, Kansas. Photo by Cameron Parsons. Union Pacific Railroad's main line runs alongside the Rock Island Depot in downtown Liberal, Kansas.


Liberal, Kansas is named for the liberality of its first lone settler, who freely shared water with travelers despite its scarcity. Though we have grown to a city of more than 21,000 residents, Liberal, Kansas endeavors to preserve our heritage of hospitality. We urge you to explore our website and to let us know how we can help.

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Liberal is in southwest Kansas at the crossroads of U.S. Highway 54, U.S. Highway 83 and Union Pacific Railroad. Consumers from Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, Colorado and New Mexico do business in Liberal, and so should you!

Quick Facts

Kansas is the ninth easiest state for starting new businesses, ranked by and the Kauffman Foundation.

The Baker Arts Center in Liberal, Kansas hosts an annual juried art event that attracts many local, regional and national participants.

Seward County Community College / Area Technical School is 33rd in The Washington Monthly‚Äôs America’s 50 Best Community Colleges!

City of Liberal Economic Development | 324 N. Kansas Ave. Liberal, Kansas 67905
Email: | Phone: (620) 626-2257 | Fax: (620) 626-0589

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