Freeland, WA Profile: Facts & Data


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Freeland, Washington - Basic Facts

The Freeland Census Designated Place had a population of 2,193 as of July 1, 2018. Freeland ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Washington. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Freeland is located at latitude 48.0282 and longitude -122.5498 in Island County. The formal boundaries for the Freeland Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.88 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Island County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 108 feet.

The Freeland Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408260) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Washington is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Freeland Census Designated Place is located within Central Whidbey Island Division of Island County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Freeland: Newell.

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Freeland, WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 2,193
Population in Households 2,177
Population in Familes 1,672
Population in Group Qrtrs 16
Population Density2 565
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $64,264
Average Household Income $84,327
Per Capita Income $39,533


Total Housing Units 1,245 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 751 (60.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 248 (19.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 246 (19.8%)
Median Home Value $375,505
Average Home Value $494,126


Total Households 999
Average Household Size 2.18
Family Households 628
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.85% 1.31%
Households 0.79% 1.23%
Families 1.67% 1.21%
Median Household Income   3.45%
Per Capita Income   2.87%

Freeland, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Freeland to the other 627 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 303 52nd
Population Density # 404 36th
Diversity Index # 492 22nd
Median Household Income # 260 59th
Per Capita Income # 133 79th

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