Freedom, California Population 2022

3,987
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Freedom is a city located in Santa Cruz County California. With a 2020 population of 3,987, it is the 688th largest city in California and the 7561st largest city in the United States. Freedom is currently growing at a rate of 1.94% annually and its population has increased by 3.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,835 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Freedom has a population density of 3,512 people per square mile.

The average household income in Freedom is $85,051 with a poverty rate of 5.62%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,119 per month, and the median house value is $490,800. The median age in Freedom is 32.8 years, 35 years for males, and 32.4 years for females.

Freedom Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Freedomwas:

  • Other race: 46.32%
  • White: 40.64%
  • Two or more races: 8.01%
  • Asian: 4.70%
  • Native American: 0.33%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Freedom, California is 3,987 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 3,835.

Freedom, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,60940.64%
American Indian and Alaska Native130.33%
Asian1864.70%
Some Other Race1,83446.32%
Two or More Races3178.01%
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Freedom Population by Race

Freedom Population Pyramid 2022

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Freedom Median Age

33.9


Total

34.1


Male

32.9


Female

Freedom Adults

There are 2,932 adults, (560 of whom are seniors) in Freedom.

Freedom Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

23.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Freedom Sex Ratio

Female

1,973

49.84%

Male

1,986

50.16%

Freedom Population by Age

Freedom Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Freedom Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family74.9%25.1%
Male73.9%26.1%
Married65.3%34.7%
All58.9%41.1%
Female34%66%

58.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Freedom Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0243.8758.9
Married4014.2665.3
Male467.4873.9
Female3065.0334
Non Family2711.3774.9

4.33

Average Family Size

3.87

Average Household Size

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Freedom Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade76533.77%
9th to 12th Grade1787.86%
High School Graduate37616.60%
Some College39717.53%
Associates Degree1185.21%
Bachelors Degree29913.20%
Graduate Degree1325.83%
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Freedom Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Freedom Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian13411765
White422411188
2+ Races13912247
Hispanic1,708793178
Other Race98231527
Native American71

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 97.39%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 48.51%.

Freedom Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,163$31,944$26,995
Less Than 9th Grade$24,918$26,046$22,830
High School Graduate$35,104$$36,458
Some College$48,750$53,594$41,250
Bachelors Degree$81,131$82,440$76,125
Graduate Degree$86,250$85,250$100,256

$30,163

Average Earnings

$31,944

Average Male

$26,995

Average Female

Freedom Earnings by Educational Attainment

Freedom Language by Age

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Freedom Language

35.33% of Freedom residents speak only English, while 64.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 62.44% of the population.

Freedom Language

Freedom Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White539122.23%
Other129NaN%
Hispanic3,2532096.42%

5.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.60%

Male Poverty Rate

4.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Freedom

The race most likely to be in poverty in Freedom is White, with 2.23% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Freedom is Hispanic, with 6.42% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.99%.

Freedom Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade8.17%
High School7.45%
Some College7.18%
Bachelors or Greater1.62%

Freedom Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.69%
Male Unemployed52.17%
Female Employed1.65%
Female Unemployed3.14%

Freedom Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Freedom Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$86,435$103,042
Families$77,264$97,397
Married Families$127,708-
Non Families$80,350$89,283
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Income by Household Type

Freedom Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.3%

Male Marriage Rate

29.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Freedom Married by Age and Sex

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Freedom Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Freedom Marital Status by Race

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Freedom Marital Status

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152

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War2
First Gulf War2
Vietnam121
Korea23
World War II

Freedom Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 54
55 to 642
65 to 74121
75+29

Freedom Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White544.42%
Asian7143.83%
Other Race272.01%
Hispanic391.66%

Freedom Veterans by Race

Freedom Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Freedom Veterans by Education

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75.4%

Labor Force Participation

67.2%

Employment Rate

10.8%

Unemployment Rate

Freedom Employment by Age

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Freedom Employment by Race

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Freedom 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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64.89%

Born in Freedom

70.93%

Native Born

29.07%

Foreign Born

23.01%

Non Citizen

6.06%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

70.93% of Freedom residents were born in the United States, with 64.89% having been born in California. 23.01% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Freedom Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20103,0700.00%
20113,146762.48%
20123,222762.42%
20133,298762.36%
20143,374762.30%
20153,450762.25%
20163,526762.20%
20173,602762.16%
20183,678762.11%
20193,754762.07%
20203,835812.16%
20213,911761.98%
20223,987761.94%

Freedom Population by Year