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Freeburn
Freeburn
Freeburn
Location in Pike County and the state of Kentucky.
Location in Pike County and the state of Kentucky.
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Pike
Area
 • Total 1.21 sq mi (3.13 km2)
 • Land 1.21 sq mi (3.13 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
725 ft (221 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 296
 • Density 245.03/sq mi (94.58/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST)
 • Summer (DST) EST
ZIP codes
41528
FIPS code 21-29134
GNIS feature ID 492497

Freeburn is a census-designated place, unincorporated community and coal town in Pike County, Kentucky, United States.

A post office called Liss was established in the community in 1911. In 1932, it was renamed Freeburn supposedly for a freeburning coal seam fire.

Climate

The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Freeburn has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.


Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
2020 296
U.S. Decennial Census
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