Freeport, Illinois is a vibrant, forward-looking community that embraces the qualities that make us unique and champions the ideas that can make us stronger.
In Freeport, we value art, design and culture, diversity in all forms, hard work and entrepreneurship, the outdoor experience, and giving back and always learning. But most of all, we value collaboration. In Freeport, we’re ‘All In’ for our community.
Freeport delivers a robust and diverse work/life balance. We are home to rolling hills, bicycle paths, historic architecture, a beautiful downtown, local craft beer, a stunning park district, award-winning healthcare facilities, the longest running amateur theater in the country, a Grammy award-winning high school and a strong sense of community.
A historic community in northwestern Illinois, Freeport is conveniently situated 25 miles west of Rockford, 20 miles south of the Wisconsin border and easily accessible to major metropolitan areas in every direction, including Dubuque, Madison, Milwaukee and Chicago.
In addition to being the site of the famous 1858 Lincoln-Douglas debate, it is the home of several Fortune 500 companies including Honeywell, MetLife, Titan Tire and Newell Rubbermaid. If you’re looking for an affordable place to own a home, to be involved in your community and to have access to great food and outdoor recreation, it’s “All In” Freeport.