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Welcome to Frankfort ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Frankfort has a population of 15,833 people<2> (see below for details).
Frankfort was established in 1830.
The community of Frankfort is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Frankfort lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Frankfort (for example, toward Alvin (IL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
The telephone area code for Frankfort: (765)
The ZIP code for Frankfort: 46041<4>
Websites for Frankfort ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.ccinchamber.org/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Frankfort, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Frankfort had an population of 15,833 people. This is a decrease of 3.59% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.98% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Frankfort had a population of 16,422 people (which is 49.43% of the total population of Clinton County). This makes Frankfort the county's most populous community.
The population of Frankfort represents 0.25% of the population of Indiana (which has 6,483,802 people), making it the state's 51st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 16,422 people, the population of Frankfort decreased 1.44% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 16,662 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Frankfort.
Communities Also Named Frankfort ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Frankfort - they are located in Alabama, Illinois (2), Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Maine, Michigan (2), Missouri, New Jersey, New York, Ohio (4), Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Washington and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Frankfort.
Communities near Frankfort ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Frankfort.
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 Frankfort. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Frankfort.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Frankfort. 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 Frankfort.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Frankfort. Our list includes 35 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Frankfort.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Frankfort ...
Looking for more information about Frankfort? 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 Frankfort, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Frankfort.
Adding Frankfort to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Frankfort 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 Frankfort was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Frankfort on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1908.
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Frankfort on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022