|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Freeport is 10,594. Freeport, Texas is the 3,004th largest city in the US.
Freeport is located entirely in Brazoria County.
The peak population of Freeport was in 2000, when its population was 12,704. In 2000, Freeport was the 2,288th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,004th largest city in the US. Freeport is currently 16.6% smaller than it was in 2000.
Freeport has shrunk 16.6% since the year 2000. Freeport, Texas's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Freeport has a population density of 805.7 people per square mile.
|2998||Cottage Grove, Oregon||10,637||25.2%|
|2999||St. Albans, West Virginia||10,635||-7.7%|
|3000||Airway Heights, Washington||10,630||135.0%|
|3002||Bellefontaine Neighbors, Missouri||10,615||-4.1%|
|3006||Winterville, North Carolina||10,591||117.8%|
|3007||Excelsior Springs, Missouri||10,589||-2.6%|
|3009||Vienna, West Virginia||10,576||-1.9%|
The total voting age population of Freeport, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 7,040. The voting age population is 46.2% male and 53.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 6.5% of the residents of Freeport are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Freeport are 64.4% White, 15.4% Black, 12.3% Other, 3.8% Two or more races, 3.1% American Indian and 1.0% Asian. Additionally, 63.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Freeport, 25.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 33.1%. On a per-household basis, 23.7% of families are below the poverty line in Freeport.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.9% of Freeport residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 72.1% of Freeport residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 7.1% have a bachelor's degree and 1.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Freeport residents aged 5 and older, 46.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 43.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Freeport is 9.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Freeport, 8.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Freeport is $38,462.
In Freeport, 44.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 56.0% of housing units in Freeport.
Of all the housing units in Freeport, 2.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Freeport, 3.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 180 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Freeport is $872.
In Freeport, 76.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.