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Welcome to Fryeburg ...
The location of Fryeburg has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Fryeburg, you might consider that their post office opened in 1797.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Fryeburg has a population of 3,440 people<3> (see below for details).
Fryeburg is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Fryeburg lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Fryeburg: (207)
The ZIP code for Fryeburg: 04037<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Fryeburg had an population of 3,440 people. This is a decrease of 0.26% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.58% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Fryeburg had a population of 3,449 people (which is 5.96% of the total population of Oxford County). This makes Fryeburg the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Fryeburg represents 0.26% of the population of Maine (which has 1,328,361 people), making it the state's 104th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,449 people, the population of Fryeburg increased 11.87% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,083 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Fryeburg.
Communities Also Named Fryeburg ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found another community named Fryeburg - it's located in Louisiana.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Fryeburg.
Communities near Fryeburg ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Fryeburg.
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 Fryeburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Fryeburg.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Fryeburg. 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 Fryeburg.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Fryeburg. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Fryeburg.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fryeburg ...
Looking for more information about Fryeburg? 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 Fryeburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Fryeburg.
Adding Fryeburg to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Fryeburg in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Fryeburg was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<7>
We also found Fryeburg in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Fryeburg.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Oxford County: www.oxfordcounty.org/
The official website for State of Maine: https://www.maine.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 28 Nov 2023