Freeport, Illinois 

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Economy in Freeport, Illinois

Freeport has an unemployment rate of 5.5%. The US average is 3.7%.

Freeport has seen the job market increase by 2.1% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 30.5%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Freeport
- The Sales Tax Rate for Freeport is 8.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Freeport is 5.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Freeport
- The average income of a Freeport resident is $20,847 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Freeport resident is $36,250 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYFreeport, IllinoisUnited States
  5.5%3.7%
  2.1%1.6%
  30.5%33.5%
  8.0%6.2%
  5.0%4.6%
  $23,443$31,177
  $37,396$57,652
  $49,181$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.5%1.3%
  0.1%0.6%
  4.8%6.2%
  19.1%10.4%
  2.2%2.7%
  11.5%11.6%
  3.9%4.1%
  0.4%0.9%
  0.9%2.1%
  5.8%4.7%
  0.4%1.9%
  2.2%6.7%
  0.3%0.1%
  4.8%4.3%
  8.1%9.3%
  19.5%13.8%
  1.3%2.2%
  6.6%7.4%
  4.4%4.9%
  3.1%4.8%
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    Reviews for Freeport    8 Reviews
    I like Freeport I just don't like what it's become - 1/9/2019
    I've lived here since the mid 1970's and only moved away for a short time before returning. We love the fact Freeport is close to many great midwest attractions.... Read More

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    Love it! - 12/8/2017
    Freeport is a nice small city. Some people call it boring but I like quiet and peace. People seem to keep to themselves here in freeport and I don't mind that at all... Read More

    Very Affordable - 4/15/2016
    Having lived in cities many times this size, Freeport offers a very affordable lifestyle. Not only is the housing stock of high quality and very affordable to own,... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN FREEPORT, ILLINOIS
    61032

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