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Welcome to Freeburg ...

The village of Freeburg is located in Osage County<1>.

The location of Freeburg has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Freeburg has a population of 423 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Freeburg.

Freeburg is 870 feet [265 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Freeburg: (573)

The ZIP code for Freeburg: 65035<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Freeburg had an population of 423 people. This is a decrease of 3.2% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Freeburg had a population of 437 people. This makes Freeburg the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 437 people, the population of Freeburg increased 3.31% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 423 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Freeburg.

Communities Also Named Freeburg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Freeburg - they are located in Illinois, Minnesota, Ohio and Pennsylvania.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Freeburg.

Communities near Freeburg ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Freeburg.

  • Wardsville (18 miles [29 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wardsville
    • Wardsville lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Freeburg and is located in Cole County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,570 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wardsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wardsville
  • Linn (11 miles [17.7 km] to the north)
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    • Linn lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the north of Freeburg and is located in Osage County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,557 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Linn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Linn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Linn<7>
  • Belle (11 miles [17.7 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belle
    • Belle lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the east of Freeburg and is located in Maries County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,489 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belle<7>
  • Taos (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taos
    • Taos lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Freeburg and is located in Cole County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,157 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taos have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taos
  • Vienna (9 miles [14.5 km] to the south)
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    • Vienna lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the south of Freeburg and is located in Maries County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 601 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vienna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vienna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vienna<7>
  • Bland (15 miles [24.1 km] to the east)
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    • Bland lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Freeburg and is located in Gasconade County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 523 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bland<7>
  • Westphalia (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westphalia
    • Westphalia lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Freeburg and is located in Osage County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 375 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westphalia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westphalia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westphalia<7>
  • Saint Elizabeth (19 miles [30.6 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Elizabeth
    • Saint Elizabeth lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Freeburg and is located in Miller County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 346 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Elizabeth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Elizabeth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Elizabeth<7>
  • Saint Thomas (16 miles [25.7 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Thomas
    • Saint Thomas lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Freeburg and is located in Cole County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 273 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Thomas have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Thomas
  • Meta (13 miles [20.9 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meta
    • Meta lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the west of Freeburg and is located in Osage County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 218 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meta<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Freeburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Freeburg.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Freeburg. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Freeburg.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Freeburg. See our Newspapers Page for Freeburg.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Freeburg ...

Looking for more information about Freeburg? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Freeburg, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Freeburg.

Adding Freeburg to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Freeburg in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Freeburg was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1904.

We also found Freeburg on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Missouri (1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Freeburg on our Genealogy Page.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Freeburg. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Missouri's counties, including Osage, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Freeburg.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Freeburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Freeburg). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Freeburg or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Freeburg) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Freeburg. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from FreeburgOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Freeburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3160, Longitude: -91.9223       In this case, the coordinates for Freeburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

 

 


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