Freeland, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania

Freeland: Borough in southern Luzerne County, Pennsylvania

About

Freeland is a city located in the county of Luzerne in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,531 and a population density of 5,270 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,413 inhabitants.

The city was created 146 years ago in 1875.

Quick Facts about Freeland

Population : 3,413 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Luzerne County
Postal code : 18224
Phone Area Codes : 570
Area : 0.67 km2
Altitude : 6,375 feet / 1943 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1876 (146 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone, UTC−04:00
Local time : 23:31:46 (3rd July 2022)
Density : 5,094 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.46% (2010-2020)
Freeland locator map
Location of Freeland on Pennsylvania map.
Freeland  Luzerne County  Pennsylvania  Borough Building image
Freeland Luzerne County Pennsylvania Borough Building
Freeland  Luzerne County  Pennsylvania  Borough Building image

Geography

Freeland is located at 41°1'0"N 75°53'50"W (41.0167500, -75.8971400).

Freeland map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Freeland decreased by 3.46% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2000 3,643 -
2010 3,531 -3.17% census
2011 3,512 -0.54% estimation process
2012 3,505 -0.2% estimation process
2013 3,484 -0.6% estimation process
2014 3,472 -0.35% estimation process
2015 3,456 -0.46% estimation process
2016 3,443 -0.38% estimation process
2017 3,445 0.06% estimation process
2018 3,437 -0.23% estimation process
2019 3,424 -0.38% estimation process
2020 3,413 -0.32% estimation process

Freeland zip code is 18224. County name: Luzerne, County fips: 42079

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People born in Freeland (2)

People born in Freeland, including musician Robert Nagel, basketball player Andy O'Donnell, .

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Schools in Freeland

College & universities near Freeland, PA

Code Name City ZIP
210474 Jolie Hair and Beauty Academy-Hazleton Hazleton (PA) 18201

Stations (13)

Amtrak & bus stations near Freeland, PA

Code Name Address Type
WHV White Haven, PA I-476, Exit 95/I-80, Exit 277, at Hwy 940 BUS
WKB Wilkes-Barre, PA 47 South Washington Street BUS
SRN Scranton, PA 23 Lackawanna Avenue BUS
EXT Exton 425 Walkertown Road RAIL
LNC Lancaster station 53 McGovern Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Freeland

Post Office Name City ZIP
Freeland Post Office Freeland (PA) 18224

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Freeland , Michigan borough in southern Luzerne County, Pennsylvania with a population of 3,514 people.

Other cities in Luzerne County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Luzerne County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Back Mountain 26,973 Unincorporated community
Hazleton 24,809 City in southern Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
Kingston 12,787 Borough in central Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
Nanticoke 10,278 City in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States
Plains 9,657 Township in eastern Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
Cranberry 6,218 Township in Butler County, Pennsylvania
Plymouth 5,752 Borough in northeastern Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
Exeter 5,519 Borough in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States
Swoyersville 5,010 Borough in northeastern Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
Duryea 4,910 Borough in northeastern Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
West Pittston 4,745 Borough in northeastern Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
Edwardsville 4,738 Borough in central Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
Larksville 4,395 Borough in central Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
West Hazleton 4,318 Borough in southwestern Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
Forty Fort 4,025 Borough in northeastern Luzerne, County, Pennsylvania
Pittston 3,346 City in northeastern Luzerne County, Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Freeland distances to largest Pennsylvania cities