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(Forest County)

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Welcome to Freedom ...

The Town of Freedom is located in Forest County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Freedom has a population of 330 people<3> (see below for details).

Freedom is 1,560 feet [475 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Freedom: (715) & (534)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Freedom had an population of 330 people. This is a decrease of 4.35% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.23% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Freedom had a population of 345 people. This makes Freedom the county's 9th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 345 people, the population of Freedom decreased 8.24% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 376 people).

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

Communities Also Named Freedom ...

While we believe that this Freedom is located in Forest County, we know of another 2 Wisconsin communities named Freedom. Those communities are located in the following counties: Outagamie and Sauk County.

Beyond Wisconsin, there are 3 communities that are also named Freedom - they are located in and New York.

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

Communities near Freedom ...

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

  • Crandon [Forest County]
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    • Crandon [Forest County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Freedom
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,800 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crandon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Laona [Forest County]
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    • Laona [Forest County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Freedom
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,194 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Wabeno [Forest County]
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    • Wabeno [Forest County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the east of Freedom
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,155 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wabeno have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wabeno
  • Nashville [Forest County]
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    • Nashville [Forest County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the west of Freedom
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,029 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nashville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Townsend [Oconto County]
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      • Townsend [Oconto County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Freedom
      • Estimated population in 2019: 991 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Townsend have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lincoln [Forest County]
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      • Lincoln [Forest County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Freedom
      • Estimated population in 2019: 913 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lincoln have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lakewood [Oconto County]
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      • Lakewood [Oconto County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Freedom
      • Estimated population in 2019: 835 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Riverview [Oconto County]
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      • Riverview [Oconto County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Freedom
      • Estimated population in 2019: 740 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riverview have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Wolf River [Langlade County]
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      • Wolf River [Langlade County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the south of Freedom
      • Estimated population in 2019: 724 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wolf River have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wolf River
    • Crandon [Forest County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crandon
      • Crandon [Forest County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Freedom
      • Estimated population in 2019: 644 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crandon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crandon

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Forest, 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 Freedom.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Freedom - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).
<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- Freedom) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Freedom. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Freedom

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Freedom. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.4258, Longitude: -88.7515       In this case, the coordinates for Freedom have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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