Freeburg, Illinois Population 2024

4,485

Freeburg is a city located in St. Clair County Illinois. Freeburg has a 2024 population of 4,485. Freeburg is currently declining at a rate of -0.49% annually and its population has decreased by -2.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,585 in 2020.

The average household income in Freeburg is $89,109 with a poverty rate of 11.43%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Freeburg is 43.1 years, 40.7 years for males, and 45.2 years for females.

Freeburg Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Freeburg was:

  • White: 92.15%
  • Two or more races: 6.02%
  • Black or African American: 1.76%
  • Native American: 0.07%
  • Asian:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
  • Other race:
Land Area (mi²)
6.8 sq mi
Density (mi²)
657.60/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-2.18% (-100)
The current population of Freeburg, Illinois is 4,485 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,585.

Freeburg, Illinois Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White3,87392.15%
Two or more races2536.02%
Black or African American741.76%
Native American30.07%
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Other race
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Freeburg Population by Race

Freeburg Population Pyramid 2024

Freeburg Median Age

43.1

Total

40.7

Male

45.2

Female

Freeburg Adults

There are 3,295 adults, (714 of whom are seniors) in Freeburg.

Freeburg Age Dependency

62.8

Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Freeburg Sex Ratio

Female2,16651.53%
Male2,03748.47%

Freeburg Population by Age

Freeburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,6022.4972.227.8
Married7243.1691.98.1
Non Family5181.150.649.4
Female2823.1762.837.2
Male782.8866.733.3
showing: 5 rows

3.06

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

72.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Freeburg Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Freeburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Freeburg Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 34.03%.

Freeburg Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$42,979

Average Earnings

$48,258

Average Male

$39,800

Average Female

Freeburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Freeburg Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Freeburg Language

98.55% of Freeburg residents speak only English, while 1.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.11% of the population.

Freeburg Language

Freeburg Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White3,7803669.68%
Multiple2538332.81%
Black492142.86%
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11.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.3%

Male Poverty Rate

14.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Freeburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Freeburg is Black, with 42.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Freeburg is White, with 9.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.39%.

Freeburg Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade41.11%
High School15.38%
Some College9.42%
Bachelors or Greater2.88%
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Freeburg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed13.43%
Female Employed8.56%
Male Employed5.75%
Female Unemployed
showing: 4 rows

Freeburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Freeburg Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Freeburg Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

47.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.0%

Male Marriage Rate

46.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Freeburg Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Freeburg Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Freeburg Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Freeburg Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

279

Number of Veterans

254

Male Veterans

25

Female Veterans

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Freeburg Veterans by War

count

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Freeburg Veterans by Age

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Freeburg Veterans by Race

Freeburg Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

10.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Freeburg Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

67%

Labor Force Participation

64.4%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Freeburg Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Freeburg Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Freeburg Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

77.92%

Born in Freeburg

99.69%

Native Born

0.31%

Foreign Born

0.12%

Non Citizen

0.19%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.69% of Freeburg residents were born in the United States, with 77.92% having been born in Illinois. 0.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Freeburg Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20294,375-22-0.5%
20284,397-22-0.5%
20274,419-22-0.5%
20264,441-22-0.49%
20254,463-22-0.49%
20244,485-22-0.49%
20234,507-22-0.49%
20224,529-22-0.48%
20214,551-34-0.74%
20204,5853458.14%
20194,240-27-0.63%
20184,267-25-0.58%
20174,29250.12%
20164,287-15-0.35%
20154,302-32-0.74%
20144,334-22-0.51%
20134,356-49-1.11%
20124,405-21-0.47%
20114,426250.57%
20104,40152913.66%
20003,87275724.3%
19903,1151264.22%
19802,989
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Freeburg Population by Year