Why choose Liberal, Kansas? More like Why Not Liberal! Liberal has a favorable business climate that companies need to thrive, high quality of life that people crave, a diverse population, amenities like top-rated educational institutions, recreation facilities and hospitals, yet we maintain our small town feel by helping businesses succeed and welcoming newcomers. 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 20,000 residents, Liberal, Kansas endeavors to preserve our heritage of hospitality. Liberal is the county seat of Seward County and is located in southwest Kansas at the crossroads of U.S. Highway 54, U.S. Highway 83 and Union Pacific Railroad. We are known as the "Crossroads of Commerce" with consumers from Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, Colorado and New Mexico doing business in Liberal and so should you! Liberal is also the official hometown of Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz fame! We welcome you to visit or locate your new or expanding business here! Find out why "There is no place like home" in Liberal! We urge you to explore our website and to let us know how we can assist you!