Freeport, ME

Cumberland County

What you need to know about Freeport, ME

Nicknamed “The Birthplace of Maine,” Freeport is known for its many outlet stores and the headquarters of L.L. Bean, a popular line of outdoor clothing. Tens of thousands of tourists visit the town each year to experience multiple year-round natural attractions, including Wolfe’s Neck Woods State Park. Interstate 295 and U.S. Highway 1 run directly through Freeport, and one of the community’s most popular annual events is a Freeport Shakespeare Festival.



Homes Owned 51.59%
51.59% Complete
Homes Rented 48.41%
48.41% Complete

Real Estate

In Freeport, Maine

Ready to move to Freeport? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Freeport.

Median Home Price

Higher than the state average


In Freeport, Maine

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Freeport rates.

Median Household Income

Higher than the national average


In Freeport, Maine

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Freeport.


Most residents are
Over 65 Years old


In Freeport, Maine

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Freeport.


Bachelor’s Degree 44%
44% Complete
Graduated High School 93%
93% Complete

Freeport, ME's Livability Rankings