Freeport is a city located in Walton County Florida. With a 2020 population of 6,675, it is the 401st largest city in Florida and the 5500th largest city in the United States. Freeport is currently growing at a rate of 6.49% annually and its population has increased by 13.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,861 in 2020. Spanning over 19 miles, Freeport has a population density of 356 people per square mile.
The average household income in Freeport is $73,596 with a poverty rate of 13.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,100 per month, and the median house value is $262,800. The median age in Freeport is 42.5 years, 41.8 years for males, and 45 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Freeportwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 66.67%.
92.74% of Freeport residents speak only English, while 7.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.29% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Freeport is White, with 10.18% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Freeport is Hispanic, with 15.38% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.57%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Freeport
95.28% of Freeport residents were born in the United States, with 35.06% having been born in Florida. 1.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.