Freeport, FL Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Freeport, Florida - Basic Facts

The City of Freeport is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Walton County at latitude 30.5154 and longitude -86.1362. Walton County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 33 feet.

The formal official name is the City of Freeport, but most people and references simply refer to it as Freeport, Florida.

The P1 Census Class Code for Freeport indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of Freeport (see map below) encompass a land area of 16.69 sq. miles and a water area of 0.23 sq. miles.

City of Freeport, FL Boundary Map

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Freeport, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 2,190
Population in Households 2,190
Population in Familes 1,785
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 131
Diversity Index2 30
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 865
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 597
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,138 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 601 (52.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 264 (23.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 273 (24.0%)
Median Home Value $151,266
Average Home Value $184,250
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $41,614
Average Household Income $53,324
Per Capita Income $21,337
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 4.9% 2.38%
Households 5.04% 2.36%
Families 5.68% 2.24%
Median Household Income   3.22%
Per Capita Income   2.05%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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Freeport, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Freeport to the other 920 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 632 31st
Population Density1 # 867 6th
Diversity Index2 # 637 31st
Median Household Income # 491 47th
Per Capita Income # 542 41st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.