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Welcome to Freemansburg ...

Freemansburg is located in Northampton County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Freemansburg has a population of 2,629 people<3> (see below for details).

Freemansburg is 320 feet [98 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Freemansburg lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Freemansburg had an population of 2,629 people. This is a decrease of 0.27% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 38.59% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Freemansburg had a population of 2,636 people. This makes Freemansburg the county's 12th most populous community.

The population of Freemansburg represents 0.02% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 355th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,636 people, the population of Freemansburg increased 38.96% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,897 people).

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

Communities Also Named Freemansburg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Freemansburg - it's located in West Virginia.

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

Communities near Freemansburg ...

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

  • Allentown [Lehigh County]
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    • Allentown [Lehigh County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Freemansburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 121,442 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allentown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Allentown<6>
  • Easton [Northampton County]
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    • Easton [Northampton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Freemansburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,189 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Easton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Easton<6>
  • Phillipsburg [Warren County]
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    • Phillipsburg [Warren County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Freemansburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,212 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phillipsburg
  • Emmaus [Lehigh County]
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    • Emmaus [Lehigh County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Freemansburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,467 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emmaus
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emmaus<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Northampton [Northampton County]
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      • Northampton [Northampton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Freemansburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northampton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,870 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northampton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northampton<6>
    • Quakertown [Bucks County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quakertown
      • Quakertown [Bucks County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Freemansburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,784 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quakertown<6>
    • Perkasie [Bucks County]
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      • Perkasie [Bucks County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Freemansburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perkasie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,738 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perkasie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perkasie<6>
    • Wilson [Northampton County]
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      • Wilson [Northampton County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Freemansburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,807 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson
    • Catasauqua [Lehigh County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catasauqua
      • Catasauqua [Lehigh County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Freemansburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Catasauqua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,599 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catasauqua
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Catasauqua<6>
    • Nazareth [Northampton County]
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      • Nazareth [Northampton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Freemansburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nazareth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,702 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nazareth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nazareth<6>

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 Freemansburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Freemansburg.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Freemansburg. 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 Freemansburg.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Freemansburg ...

Looking for more information about Freemansburg? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Freemansburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Freemansburg.

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About Northampton County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Northampton County: www.northamptoncounty.org/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Northampton, 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 Freemansburg.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Freemansburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Freemansburg) 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 Freemansburg. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Freemansburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Freemansburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6270, Longitude: -75.3402       In this case, the coordinates for Freemansburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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