Freeport Stephenson County, Illinois

Freeport: City in Illinois

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Freeport is a city located in the county of Stephenson in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 25,638 and a population density of 841 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 23,775 inhabitants.

The city was created 194 years ago in 1826.


Freeport is located at 42°17'48"N 89°37'16"W (42.2966900, -89.6212300).


Freeport forecast: Mostly sunny. High near 59, with temperatures falling to around 57 in the afternoon. Northeast wind around 10 mph. more

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Freeport Quick Facts

Population : 23,775 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Stephenson County
Postal code : 61032
Area : 30.49 km2
Altitude : 2,552 feet / 778 meters
Capital city : Freeport is capital of Stephenson County
Establishment : January 01, 1827 (194 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 20:24:24 (9th May 2021)
Density : 780 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -7.84% (2010-2019)
Weather : 59℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather


According to census records, the population of Freeport decreased by 7.84% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 25,638 - census
2011 25,390 -0.98% estimation process
2012 25,145 -0.97% estimation process
2013 25,004 -0.56% estimation process
2014 24,771 -0.94% estimation process
2015 24,446 -1.33% estimation process
2016 24,346 -0.41% estimation process
2017 24,066 -1.16% estimation process
2018 23,946 -0.5% estimation process
2019 23,775 -0.72% estimation process

Freeport zip code is 61032. County name: Stephenson, County fips: 17177

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People born in Freeport (58)

People born in Freeport, including gossip columnist and screenwriter Louella Parsons, assassin of U.S. President James Garfield Charles J. Guiteau, musician Corky Hale, you can see a list of people who born in Freeport.


College & universities near Freeport

Code Name City ZIP
145521 Highland Community College Freeport (IL) 61032-9341

Stations (11)

Amtrak & bus stations near Freeport

Code Name Address Type
RCK Rockford, Illinois 7559 Walton St. BUS
BET South Beloit, Illinois 15766 Manchester Road BUS
JVL Janesville, Wisconsin 3120 North Pontiac Drive BUS
SMD Madison (South), Wisconsin Hwy 51 & East Broadway Ave. BUS
MSN Madison, Wisconsin 800 Langdon St. BUS

Other places with the same name (9)

Other cities in Stephenson County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Stephenson County , IL.

City Name Population Title
Lena 2,719 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Loran 1,348 Unincorporated community in Illinois, United States
Rock Grove 1,315 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Oneco 1,248 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Pearl City 783 Village in the United States
Orangeville 752 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Cedarville 689 Human settlement in Stephenson County, Illinois, United States of America
Kent 662 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Davis 627 Village in Stephenson County, Illinois, USA
Dakota 468 Town in Stephenson County, Illinois, United States
German Valley 425 Village in Illinois
Winslow 312 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Rock City 283 Village in Illinois
Ridott 151 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Freeport distances to largest Illinois cities

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