Freeport Information

Freeport Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Freeport, IL

General Freeport Information

State: Illinois

County: Stephenson County

Close cities: Eleroy, IL, Cedarville, IL, Ridott, IL, Shannon, IL, German Valley, IL, Baileyville, IL, Forreston, IL, Dakota, IL, Pearl City, IL

Freeport Population (census data)
Total 24,769 (-5.3% since 2000)
Male 11,530 (46.6%)
Female 13,239 (53.4%)

Population Density: 2,170 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 76.8 (US Avg is 100)

Freeport Elevation: 800 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1882

Land Area: 11.4 square miles

Median Household Income: $40,411

Zip Codes: 61032.

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Freeport Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (80.9%)
  • Black (13.8%)
  • Two or more races (2.2%)
  • Hispanic (2.1%)
  • Other race (1.0%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (36.3%)
  • Irish (11.0%)
  • English (8.1%)
  • United States (5.2%)
  • Italian (3.0%)
  • Dutch (2.9%)
Foriegn Born: 717 people (2.9%)
  • Latin America (44.4%)
  • Europe (37.0%)
  • Asia (18.5%)

Freeport School Information

High Schools
Freeport Alternative High School (1330 South Locust, Freeport, IL, 61032 - Carroll/Jo Daviess/Stephenson ROE District)
Freeport High School (701 W Moseley Street, Freeport, IL, 61032 - Freeport School District 145 District)
Freeport Junior High School (701 W Empire Street, Freeport, IL, 61032 - Freeport School District 145 District)
Middle Schools
Carl Sandburg Middle School (1717 W Eby Street, Freeport, IL, 61032 - Freeport School District 145 District)
Elementary Schools
Blackhawk Elementary School (1401 South Blackhawk Avenue, Freeport, IL, 61032 - Freeport School District 145 District)
Center Elementary School (718 E Illinois Street, Freeport, IL, 61032 - Freeport School District 145 District)
Empire Elementary School (1325 W Empire Street, Freeport, IL, 61032 - Freeport School District 145 District)
Lincoln-Douglas Elementary School (1802 W Laurel Street, Freeport, IL, 61032 - Freeport School District 145 District)
Taylor Park Elementary School (806 E Stephenson Street, Freeport, IL, 61032 - Freeport School District 145 District)
Other/Private Schools
Jones Farrar Early Learning Center (1386 Kiwanis Drive, Freeport, IL, 61032 - Freeport School District 145 District)
Rap (206 South Galena Avenue, Freeport, IL, 61032 - Carroll/Jo Daviess/Stephenson ROE District)
Sleezer Home (1401 South Sleezer Home, Freeport, IL, 61032 - Freeport School District 145 District)

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