Freetown, IN Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Freetown, Indiana - Basic Facts

The Freetown Census Designated Place had a population of 392 as of July 1, 2017. Freetown ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Indiana. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Freetown is located at latitude 38.9796 and longitude -86.13 in Jackson County. The formal boundaries for the Freetown Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.72 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Jackson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 656 feet.

The Freetown Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2629879) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Freetown Census Designated Place is located within Township of Pershing, a minor civil division (MCD) of Jackson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Freetown population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Freetown: Freeport.

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Freetown, IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 392
Daytime Population: Workers 112
Daytime Population: Residents 218
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 330
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.84
Population in Households 392
Population in Familes 334
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 541
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $53,474
Average Household Income $67,355
Per Capita Income $26,088


Total Housing Units 184 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 126 (68.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 26 (14.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 32 (17.4%)
Median Home Value $157,447
Average Home Value $199,008


Total Households 152
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 113
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.25% 0.25%
Households 0.09% 0.26%
Families 0.12% 0.18%
Median Household Income   1.91%
Per Capita Income   3.42%

Freetown, IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Freetown to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 516 24th
Population Density # 566 17th
Diversity Index # 562 18th
Median Household Income # 237 65th
Per Capita Income # 226 67th

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