Freeport, Illinois

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Coordinates: 42°17′31″N 89°37′49″W / 42.29194°N 89.63028°W / 42.29194; -89.63028
Freeport
Winneshiek
City
Freeport Il Soldiers' Monument10.JPG
The Civil War era Soldiers' Monument and the Stephenson County Courthouse in Freeport.
Nickname: Pretzel City, USA
Country United States
State Illinois
County Stephenson
Township Freeport
Elevation 778 ft (237 m)
Coordinates 42°17′31″N 89°37′49″W / 42.29194°N 89.63028°W / 42.29194; -89.63028
Area 11.79 sq mi (31 km²)
 - land 11.78 sq mi (31 km²)
 - water 0.01 sq mi (0 km²)
Population 25,638 (2010)
Density 2,316.9 /sq mi (895 /km²)
Founded 1827
Date 1838
Mayor George Gaulrapp
Postal code 61032
Area code 815/779
Location of Freeport within Illinois
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Location of Freeport within Illinois
Wikimedia Commons: Freeport, Illinois
Website: http://www.ci.freeport.il.us/

Freeport is a city of Illinois in the United States, it is also the county seat of Stephenson County, Illinois. [1] The population was 25,638 at the 2010 census. The mayor of Freeport is George W. Gaulrapp, who was elected in 2005.

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