Freeburg, Illinois Population 2021

4,819
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Freeburg is a city located in St. Clair County Illinois. Freeburg has a 2020 population of 4,819. Freeburg is currently declining at a rate of -0.74% annually and its population has decreased by -5.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,119 in 2010. Freeburg reached it's highest population of 5,126 in 2011.

The average household income in Freeburg is $93,519 with a poverty rate of 10.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $903 per month, and the median house value is $179,100. The median age in Freeburg is 47.1 years, 45 years for males, and 49.1 years for females.

Freeburg Demographics

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

  • White: 97.39%
  • Two or more races: 1.84%
  • Other race: 0.44%
  • Black or African American: 0.26%
  • Native American: 0.06%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Freeburg, Illinois is 4,819 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,927.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,119.

Freeburg, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,82197.39%
Two or More Races911.84%
Some Other Race220.44%
Black or African American130.26%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.06%
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Freeburg Population by Race

Freeburg Population Pyramid $2021

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Freeburg Median Age

47.1


Total

45


Male

49.1


Female

Freeburg Adults

There are 3,874 adults, (1,098 of whom are seniors) in Freeburg.

Freeburg Age Dependency

78.3

Age Dependency Ratio

39.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Freeburg Sex Ratio

Female

2,484

50.18%

Male

2,466

49.82%

Freeburg Population by Age

Freeburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Freeburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94.4%5.6%
All78.8%21.2%
Non Family61.6%38.4%
Male54.3%45.7%
Female53.5%46.5%

78.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Freeburg Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0172.3478.8
Married1,1082.9794.4
Non Family6951.1661.6
Female1442.9953.5
Male702.8754.3

2.9

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Freeburg Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade822.21%
9th to 12th Grade1123.01%
High School Graduate90324.29%
Some College86623.29%
Associates Degree43811.78%
Bachelors Degree67718.21%
Graduate Degree64017.21%
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Freeburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Freeburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,5893,4341,291
Hispanic7135
2+ Races535326
Other Race22
Native American3
Black22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 49.06%.

Freeburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,363$53,586$37,200
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$41,366$52,532$29,048
Some College$30,987$34,423$29,107
Bachelors Degree$65,438$92,188$44,438
Graduate Degree$71,979$86,781$56,131

$45,363

Average Earnings

$53,586

Average Male

$37,200

Average Female

Freeburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Freeburg Language by Age

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Freeburg Language

95.02% of Freeburg residents speak only English, while 4.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.98% of the population.

Freeburg Language

Freeburg Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,63547910.33%
Multiple911415.38%
Black1313100.00%

10.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.76%

Male Poverty Rate

13.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Freeburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Freeburg is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Freeburg is White, with 10.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.96%.

Freeburg Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade40.45%
High School14.30%
Some College9.25%
Bachelors or Greater5.29%

Freeburg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Male Unemployed16.25%
Female Employed8.13%
Male Employed3.04%

Freeburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Freeburg Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$69,821$93,519
Families$90,345$120,441
Married Families$101,274-
Non Families$35,239$40,297
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Income by Household Type

Freeburg Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.3%

Male Marriage Rate

56.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Freeburg Married by Age and Sex

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Freeburg Marriage

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

Freeburg Marital Status by Race

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Freeburg Marital Status

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492

Number of Veterans

431

Male Veterans

61

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam168
First Gulf War166
Second Gulf War110
World War II37
Korea34

Freeburg Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+173
35 to 54124
55 to 64112
65 to 7476
18 to 347

Freeburg Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White45612.02%
Hispanic3549.30%
Other Race22100.00%
2+ Races1426.42%

Freeburg Veterans by Race

Freeburg Veterans by Education

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7.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Freeburg Veterans by Education

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61.9%

Labor Force Participation

58.7%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Freeburg Employment by Age

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Freeburg Employment by Race

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Freeburg Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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73.25%

Born in Freeburg

98.55%

Native Born

1.45%

Foreign Born

0.79%

Non Citizen

0.67%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.55% of Freeburg residents were born in the United States, with 73.25% having been born in Illinois. 0.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Freeburg Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,819-36-0.74%
20204,855-36-0.74%
20194,891-36-0.73%
20184,927-27-0.55%
20174,95430.06%
20164,951-23-0.46%
20154,974-38-0.76%
20145,012-30-0.60%
20135,042-53-1.04%
20125,095-31-0.60%
20115,12670.14%
20105,1190.00%

Freeburg Population by Year