Liberty County

Welcome to Liberty County

Half-covered by the Apalachicola National Forest, Liberty County is the least populous county in the state of Florida, with just over 8,000 residents stretched across its 800+ square miles—making it the perfect place for peaceful and serene country living. Here, creeks that once carried the canoes of Native Americans still curl quietly through untouched woodlands. Here, our schoolchildren race around the globe on web-wired computers, and when the bell rings, they race their bicycles home through quiet neighborhoods. Here, good country living waits around every bend in the road.

Liberty County is a fascinating portrait of the Old South and the New, of comforting tradition, and of well-planned progress. Come explore Liberty County, FL… your next country home might just be waiting.

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Liberty County at a Glance

Getting Around

Bristol to Tallahassee: 50 min
Bristol to Pensacola: 2 hr 20 min
Major Roads: I-10, FL-20, FL-71


Population: 8,347
County Seat: Bristol
Median Home Value: $62,400

Spotlights of Liberty County

Outdoor Recreation

Looking for outdoor adventures? You’ll find more than a few in Liberty County! The Apalachicola National Forest features hundreds of acres of recreation, including hiking, camping, horseback riding, biking, fishing, paddling, and more. And the Florida Trail stretches over 1,300 miles across the state!

Waterfront Living

It might not be quite on the Gulf coast, but Liberty County still offers plenty of waterfront living and recreation. Its numerous lakes, ponds, rivers, streams, and creeks offer tons of opportunities for boating, fishing, swimming, paddling, water sports, and more. Some major bodies of water include Wilder Bay, the Apalachicola River, and Hathcock Bay.


Bristol is the county seat—and the only city—of Liberty County. Don’t be confused though; with just about 1,000 residents, Bristol hardly feels like a city! It is home to a few must-visit sites, though, like Veterans Memorial Park and a site along the Apalachicola River claimed to be the original “Garden of Eden”!

Liberty County Attractions

What You'll LOVE in Liberty County

Breathtaking Natural Beauty

Whether you love being in the Great Outdoors, are looking for a place to raise horses or farm the land, or just love the beauty of nature undisturbed, Liberty County has plenty to offer. Hundreds of acres of untouched natural wilderness offer peace, privacy, and plenty of opportunities for getting outside.

Proximity to City & Coastline

Liberty County might feel remote and peaceful—and some spots are quite remote—but it’s still within a manageable drive of some of Florida’s most popular spots, like Tallahassee (about an hour), the Gulf Coast (a little less than an hour), and Pensacola (about two hours).

Affordable Living

One of the best things about living in Liberty County? Its affordability! In Liberty County, you’ll find your dollar goes pretty far. In fact, the cost of living index is way below the national average, and the average home value is just $62,400. even names Liberty County the #1 County with the Lowest Cost of Living in Florida.

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Searching for a home for sale in Liberty County or want to learn more about what it’s like to live in Liberty County? We’ve got the resources to help you out! Contact us to learn more and schedule a showing of your favorite homes, or browse our Buyer’s Resources below!

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