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Welcome to Frostburg ...
The city of Frostburg is located in Allegany County.
The location of Frostburg has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Frostburg has a population of 8,642 people<2> (see below for details).
Frostburg is 1,940 feet [591 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Frostburg lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Frostburg: (301) and (240)<4>
The ZIP code for Frostburg: 21532<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Frostburg had a population of 9,002 people (or 11.99% of the total population of Allegany County). This makes Frostburg the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Frostburg represents 0.16% of the population of Maryland (which has 5,773,552 people), making it the state's 25th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 9,002 people, the population of Frostburg increased 14.34% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 7,873 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Frostburg had an population of 8,642 people. This is a decrease of 4% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.77% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Frostburg.
Communities near Frostburg ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Frostburg and not the distance if you drove.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Frostburg.
Communities Also Named Frostburg ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Frostburg - they are located in and Pennsylvania (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Frostburg.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Frostburg:
Websites for Frostburg ...
Official Website: www.ci.frostburg.md.us/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Frostburg ...
Looking for more information about Frostburg? 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 Frostburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Frostburg.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Frostburg: www.ci.frostburg.md.us/
The official website for Allegany County: www.gov.allconet.org/
The official website for State of Maryland: www.maryland.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Mar 2019