Freeport, Michigan

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Freeport, Michigan
Village
Location of Freeport, Michigan
Location of Freeport, Michigan
Coordinates: 42°45′56″N 85°18′48″W / 42.76556°N 85.31333°W / 42.76556; -85.31333
Country United States
State Michigan
County Barry
Area[1]
 • Total 0.79 sq mi (2.05 km2)
 • Land 0.78 sq mi (2.02 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)
Elevation 787 ft (240 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 483
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 481
 • Density 619.2/sq mi (239.1/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 49325
Area code(s) 616
FIPS code 26-30580[4]
GNIS feature ID 0626464[5]

Freeport is a village in Barry County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 483 at the 2010 census. The village is mostly within Irving Township, though a small portion lies in Carlton Township.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.79 square miles (2.05 km2), of which 0.78 square miles (2.02 km2) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 166
1910 460
1920 398 −13.5%
1930 388 −2.5%
1940 405 4.4%
1950 452 11.6%
1960 495 9.5%
1970 501 1.2%
1980 479 −4.4%
1990 458 −4.4%
2000 444 −3.1%
2010 483 8.8%
Est. 2015 483 [6] 0.0%
U.S. Decennial Census[7]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 483 people, 177 households, and 124 families residing in the village. The population density was 619.2 inhabitants per square mile (239.1/km2). There were 200 housing units at an average density of 256.4 per square mile (99.0/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 97.1% White, 1.0% African American, 0.2% Asian, 0.4% from other races, and 1.2% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.3% of the population.

There were 177 households of which 36.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.5% were married couples living together, 11.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.6% had a male householder with no wife present, and 29.9% were non-families. 19.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.73 and the average family size was 3.19.

The median age in the village was 36.3 years. 27.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 25.2% were from 25 to 44; 29.1% were from 45 to 64; and 9.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 49.9% male and 50.1% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 444 people, 161 households, and 122 families residing in the village. The population density was 575.8 per square mile (222.6/km²). There were 167 housing units at an average density of 216.6 per square mile (83.7/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 92.57% White, 2.03% African American, 0.45% Asian, 1.80% from other races, and 3.15% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.45% of the population.

There were 161 households out of which 38.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.1% were married couples living together, 12.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.2% were non-families. 17.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 4.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.76 and the average family size was 3.08.

In the village the population was spread out with 27.9% under the age of 18, 8.8% from 18 to 24, 34.7% from 25 to 44, 19.4% from 45 to 64, and 9.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females there were 98.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.3 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $42,708, and the median income for a family was $46,667. Males had a median income of $35,000 versus $25,156 for females. The per capita income for the village was $18,684. About 0.8% of families and 0.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 2.1% of those under age 18 and none of those age 65 or over.

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-11-25. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-11-25. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-06-03. 
  4. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  7. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  8. ^ Campbell, Roger F. (1977). They call him The Walking Bible. Nashville: Action Press. p. 19. ISBN 0840790007. 

Coordinates: 42°45′58″N 85°18′48″W / 42.76611°N 85.31333°W / 42.76611; -85.31333