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New Freedom, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of New Freedom had a population of 4,643 as of July 1, 2015.

The primary coordinate point for New Freedom is located at latitude 39.7353 and longitude -76.6967 in York County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of New Freedom (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.08 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. York County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 820 feet.

The Borough of New Freedom (GNIS ID: 1215755) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with New Freedom population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Alternate Unofficial Names for New Freedom: Freedom, New Freedom Summit.

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New Freedom, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 4,643
Population in Households 4,625
Population in Familes 4,072
Population in Group Qrtrs 18
Population Density1 2,232
Diversity Index2 17


Total Households 1,721
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 1,330
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,795 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,451 (80.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 270 (15.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 74 ( 4.1%)
Median Home Value $253,528
Average Home Value $280,755


Median Household Income $72,196
Average Household Income $104,406
Per Capita Income $38,782
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.75% 0.64%
Households 0.84% 0.69%
Families 0.6% 0.58%
Median Household Income   3.07%
Per Capita Income   1.69%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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New Freedom, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares New Freedom to the other 1,764 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 283 84th
Population Density1 # 622 65th
Diversity Index2 # 609 65th
Median Household Income # 190 89th
Per Capita Income # 114 94th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.