About This Place
Freeport is a city in Brazoria County, Texas within the Houston–Sugar Land–Baytown metropolitan area and is situated in Southeast Texas. As of the 2000 U.S. Census, the city population was 12,708.
The Dow Chemical Company is the major employer in Freeport, and the city is home to the company's largest integrated site.
Freeport is in the 14th congressional district, and is represented by Congressman Ron Paul.