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Freeport, ME: What you need to know

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.


Freeport, ME City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 1,507
Median Age 48
Median Household Income $58,036
Median Home Price $233,900

Freeport, ME Demographics

Median Population in Freeport, ME

Median Age 47.8%
Age 18 Over 75.8%
Age 21 Over 73.3%
Age 62 Over 30.5%
Age 65 Over 27.3%

Race in Freeport, ME

  Ethnicity White 93.5%
  Ethnicity Black 0.1%
  Ethnicity Asian 4.8%

Population By Gender in Freeport, ME

  Male 42.7%
  Female 57.3%

Language in Freeport, ME

  English Only 75.9%
  English Other 24.1%

Economics in Freeport, ME

  Median Household Income $58,036
  Median Home Price $233,900
  Homes Owned 44.5%
  Homes Rent 55.5%
  Median Property Rent $782

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Commute Types in Freeport, ME

  Walked 5.9%
  Worked at Home 0%
  Public Transportation 0%
  Other Means 0%
  Drove Alone 74.3%
  Carpooled 19.8%

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