Liberty Center, Iowa

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Liberty Center, Iowa
Unincorporated community
Liberty Center, Iowa
Liberty Center, Iowa is located in Iowa
Liberty Center, Iowa
Liberty Center, Iowa
Location within the state of Iowa
Coordinates: 41°12′15″N 93°30′0″W / 41.20417°N 93.50000°W / 41.20417; -93.50000Coordinates: 41°12′15″N 93°30′0″W / 41.20417°N 93.50000°W / 41.20417; -93.50000
Country United States
State Iowa
County Warren
Elevation 1,024 ft (312 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Zip Codes 50145
Area code(s) 641
GNIS feature ID 458322[1]

Liberty Center is an unincorporated community in southern Warren County, Iowa, United States. It lies along U.S. Route 65 south of the city of Indianola, the county seat of Warren County.[2] Its elevation is 1,024 feet (312 m), and it is located at about 41°12′16″N 93°30′0″W / 41.20444°N 93.50000°W / 41.20444; -93.50000 (41.2043016, -93.4999210).[1] Although Liberty Center is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 50145,[3] which opened on 7 March 1865.[4]

Liberty Center was laid out in 1875.[5]

Education[edit]

Southeast Warren Community School District, headquartered in Liberty Center,[6] was formed in 1959 as a consolidation of area schools.[7] It operates SE Warren Elementary in Milo, SE Warren Intermediate in Lacona, and SE Warren Junior-Senior High in Liberty Center.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Liberty Center, Iowa". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ Rand McNally. The Road Atlas '08. Chicago: Rand McNally, 2008, p. 38.
  3. ^ Zip Code Lookup
  4. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Liberty Center Post Office
  5. ^ The History of Warren County, Iowa: Containing a History of the County, Its Cities, Towns, &c, Volume 1. Higginson Book Company. 1879. p. 509. 
  6. ^ a b "Schools." Southeast Warren Community School District. Retrieved on June 21, 2018. "Southeast Warren School Community District 16331 TYLER ST LIBERTY CENTER, IA 50145"
  7. ^ Home. Southeast Warren School Community District. Retrieved on June 21, 2018.