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Welcome to Freeport, Illinois
Welcome to the official Freeport, Illinois website. We're happy that you’re visiting us!
is a wonderful mix of old and new. Fortune 500 companies like Newell Rubbermaid
occupy some of the oldest buildings downtown, while antique stores and
mom-and-pop restaurants enjoy software developers as neighbors. Turn-of-the-century
Victorian homes co-exist with modern senior-living facilities. We have
a leading-edge hospital and cancer center, but our history of quality
healthcare extends back into the 1800's. Our excellent schools,
from preschool to community college, offer
both traditional and up-to-the-minute tools needed to excel in the future,
and our state-of-the-art library is located in the heart of our historic
In the arts, Winneshiek Theater is the country's oldest continuously
running amateur theater, and we’re especially proud that Freeport
High School has a Grammy Award Winning music program. We have concerts
in the park on summer evenings, a children’s choir and theater group,
a wonderful Arts Center and an impressive historical museum.
Freeport is centrally located, less than 30 minutes from a major UPS hub, 90 minutes from three airports and two hours from four major metropolitan areas.
Thank you for visiting us online – enjoy your “trip” through Freeport!
Freeport City Hall