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Fredonia, Arizona

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Welcome to Fredonia ...

The town of Fredonia is located in Coconino County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Fredonia has a population of 1,286 people<2> (see below for details).

Fredonia was established in 1885.

The community of Fredonia is 4,720 feet [1,439 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Fredonia is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Fredonia lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time

Note: If you travel west from Fredonia (for example, toward Hildale (UT)), you will leave Mountain Standard Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT). In addition, you will be moving from an area that does not observe daylight saving time to one that does.

The area code for Fredonia: (928)

The ZIP code for Fredonia: 86022<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Fredonia had an population of 1,286 people. This is a decrease of 2.13% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 24.13% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Fredonia had a population of 1,314 people. This makes Fredonia the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Fredonia represents 0.02% of the total population of Arizona (which has 6,392,017 people), making it the state's 85th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,314 people, the population of Fredonia increased 26.83% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,036 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Fredonia.

Communities Also Named Fredonia ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 24 communities that are also named Fredonia - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee (4), Texas (2), Washington and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Fredonia.

Communities near Fredonia ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Fredonia.

  • Kanab (6 miles [9.7 km] to the north)
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    • Kanab lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Fredonia and is located in Kane County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,983 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kanab
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kanab<6>
  • Fort Kanab (6 miles [9.7 km] to the north) - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Kanab
    • Fort Kanab was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Fredonia and is located in Kane County
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Fort Kanab. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<7>
  • Kaibab (12 miles [19.3 km] to the west)
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    • Kaibab lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Fredonia and is located in Coconino County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kaibab have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kaibab
  • Johnson (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northeast) - Historic
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    • Johnson was located 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Fredonia and is located in Kane County
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Johnson. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<7>
  • Moccasin (13 miles [20.9 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moccasin
    • Moccasin lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Fredonia and is located in Mohave County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moccasin
  • Cane Beds (20 miles [32.2 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cane Beds
    • Cane Beds lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the west of Fredonia and is located in Mohave County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cane Beds
  • Ryan (20 miles [32.2 km] to the southeast) - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ryan
    • Ryan was located 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the southeast of Fredonia and is located in Coconino County
  • Mount Carmel Junction (20 miles [32.2 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Carmel Junction
    • Mount Carmel Junction lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the northwest of Fredonia and is located in Kane County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Carmel Junction
  • Mount Carmel (21 miles [33.8 km] to the north)
  • Jacob Lake (23 miles [37 km] to the southeast)

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Fredonia. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Fredonia.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Fredonia. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Fredonia.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Fredonia. See our Newspapers Page for Fredonia.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fredonia ...

Looking for more information about Fredonia? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Fredonia, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Fredonia.

Adding Fredonia to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Fredonia in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Fredonia was on a map titled Map of Arizona (from Rand McNally, 1925).

We also found Fredonia on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1930.

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Fredonia on our Genealogy Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arizona's counties, including Coconino, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Fredonia.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fredonia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Fredonia). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Fredonia or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Fredonia) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Fredonia. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from FredoniaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fredonia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9491, Longitude: -112.5264    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<8>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






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