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Welcome to Freetown ...

Freetown is located in Monroe County.

Freetown is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Freetown lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Freetown (for example, toward Monticello), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The telephone area code for Freetown: (270)

We know of 9 communities that are also named Freetown. Our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Freetown contains a list of those communities.

Population Details ...

While we we don't have population counts for Freetown, we do have some information about the surrounding area on the Census Page for Freetown.

Communities near Freetown ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Freetown and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>.

Community   2013<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Fountain Run   [Map]     213   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hestand   [Map]     ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Mount Hermon   [Map]     ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Mud Lick   [Map]     ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Tompkinsville   [Map]     2,291   E   5 miles [8 km]
Celina (TN)   [Map]     1,489   SE   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Freetown.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Freetown. We make it easy to see a Google satellite image of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Freetown. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Freetown.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Freetown:

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Freetown. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

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The Panormaio website contains photo collections that might contain pictures for the area around Freetown:

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Freetown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Freetown. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Freetown) to Point B.

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Freetown.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Freetown.



 
 
 

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