Freeborn, MN Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Freeborn Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Freeborn Content

Also See: Freeborn, MN ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Freeborn, Minnesota - Basic Facts

The City of Freeborn had a population of 298 as of July 1, 2016. Freeborn ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Minnesota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Freeborn is located at latitude 43.7661 and longitude -93.5643 in Freeborn County. The formal boundaries for the City of Freeborn (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Freeborn County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,237 feet.

The City of Freeborn (GNIS ID: 2394819) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Freeborn population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Freeborn: City of Freeborn.

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


City of Freeborn, MN Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | MN Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Freeborn County | Minnesota Counties

Search the map for:

Freeborn, MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 298
Population in Households 298
Population in Familes 254
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,626
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 122
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 89
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 130 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 105 (80.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 17 (13.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 8 ( 6.2%)
Median Home Value $127,885
Average Home Value $159,762


Median Household Income $56,158
Average Household Income $72,973
Per Capita Income $29,772
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.05% 0.0%
Households 0.26% 0.0%
Families 0.93% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.36%
Per Capita Income   2.7%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Freeborn, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Freeborn to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 620 32nd
Population Density1 # 111 88th
Diversity Index2 # 672 26th
Median Household Income # 358 61st
Per Capita Income # 296 67th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.

Minnesota Research Tools

Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Minnesota Census Data
Highest or Lowest: