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Welcome to Freeman ...

The city of Freeman is located in Hutchinson County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Freeman has a population of 1,275 people<3> (see below for details).

Freeman is 1,510 feet [460 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Freeman: (605)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Freeman had an population of 1,275 people. This is a decrease of 2.37% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.19% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Freeman had a population of 1,306 people (or 17.79% of the total population of Hutchinson County). This makes Freeman the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Freeman represents 0.16% of the population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 71st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,306 people, the population of Freeman has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,317 people).

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

Communities Also Named Freeman ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 32 communities that are also named Freeman - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas (3), California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Freeman ...

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

  • Parker [Turner County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parker
    • Parker [Turner County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Freeman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,023 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parker have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parker
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parker<6>
  • Marion [Turner County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marion
    • Marion [Turner County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Freeman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 780 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<6>
  • Canistota [McCook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canistota
    • Canistota [McCook County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Freeman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 636 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canistota have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canistota
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Canistota<6>
  • Menno [Hutchinson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Menno
    • Menno [Hutchinson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Freeman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 614 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Menno have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Menno
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Menno<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bridgewater [McCook County]
    • Emery [Hanson County]
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      • Emery [Hanson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Freeman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 451 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Emery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emery
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emery<6>
    • Hurley [Turner County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hurley
      • Hurley [Turner County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Freeman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 399 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hurley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hurley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hurley<6>
    • Jamesville [Yankton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jamesville
      • Jamesville [Yankton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Freeman
      • Estimated population in 2014: 232 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jamesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jamesville
    • Mayfield [Yankton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mayfield
      • Mayfield [Yankton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Freeman
      • Estimated population in 2014: 208 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mayfield
    • Wolf Creek [Hutchinson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wolf Creek
      • Wolf Creek [Hutchinson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Freeman
      • Estimated population in 2014: 195 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wolf Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wolf Creek

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Freeman ...

Looking for more information about Freeman? 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 Freeman, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Freeman.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of South Dakota

About Hutchinson County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of South Dakota: sd.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of South Dakota's counties, including Hutchinson, 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 Freeman.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Freeman - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Freeman) 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 Freeman. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Freeman

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Freeman. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.3508, Longitude: -97.4326       In this case, the coordinates for Freeman 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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