North Freedom, WI Demographics


Population (year 2000): 649. Estimated population in July 2005: 627 (-3.4% change)
Males: 329 (50.7%), Females: 320 (49.3%)

Sauk County

Zip code: 53951

Median resident age: 33.2 years
Median household income: $37,273 (year 2000)
Median house value: $75,400 (year 2000)

Races in North Freedom:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.2%)
  • Hispanic (1.1%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)

Ancestries: German (55.2%), Irish (14.2%), Norwegian (9.6%), English (8.9%), United States (4.9%), Polish (3.9%).

Elevation: 867 feet

Land area: 0.9 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in North Freedom

  • High school or higher: 80.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 4.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 22.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in North Freedom village

  • Never married: 20.5%
  • Now married: 61.4%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

1.5% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +40 (+6.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near North Freedom:

  • ST CLARE HOSPITAL AND HEALTH SERVICES (about 9 miles; BARABOO, WI)
  • REEDSBURG AREA MEDICAL CTR 179 (about 11 miles; REEDSBURG, WI)
  • SAUK PRAIRIE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 13 miles; PRAIRIE DU SAC, WI)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to North Freedom:

  • VOLK FIELD (about 42 miles; CAMP DOUGLAS, WI; ID: VOK)
  • DANE COUNTY REGIONAL-TRUAX FIELD (about 44 miles; MADISON, WI; ID: MSN)
  • ROCK CO (about 82 miles; JANESVILLE, WI; ID: JVL)
Other public-use airports nearest to North Freedom:

  • BARABOO WISCONSIN DELLS (about 8 miles; BARABOO, WI; ID: DLL)
  • REEDSBURG MUNI (about 8 miles; REEDSBURG, WI; ID: C35)
  • SAUK-PRAIRIE (about 15 miles; PRAIRIE DU SAC, WI; ID: 91C)
Amtrak station near North Freedom:

  • 13 miles: WISCONSIN DELLS (LACROSSE ST.). Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, call for taxi service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to North Freedom:

  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN COLLEGES (about 41 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,737)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON (about 42 miles; MADISON, WI; FT enrollment: 37,607)
  • MADISON AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 43 miles; MADISON, WI; FT enrollment: 7,914)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-PLATTEVILLE (about 66 miles; PLATTEVILLE, WI; FT enrollment: 5,045)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-STEVENS POINT (about 77 miles; STEVENS POINT, WI; FT enrollment: 8,083)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-WHITEWATER (about 90 miles; WHITEWATER, WI; FT enrollment: 9,493)
  • MORAINE PARK TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 95 miles; FOND DU LAC, WI; FT enrollment: 3,037)
Public primary/middle school in North Freedom:

  • NORTH FREEDOM EL (Students: 178; Location: 500 N MAPLE ST; Grades: PK – 05)

Libraries

Library in North Freedom:

  • NORTH FREEDOM PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $20,216; Location: 103 N. MAPLE ST.; 3,061 books; 63 audio materials; 256 video materials; 27 serial subscriptions)