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Welcome to Frankford ...

The city of Frankford is located in Pike County<1>.


The location of Frankford has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>


While we don't have a date for the founding of Frankford, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1851.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Frankford has a population of 315 people<3> (see below for details).

Frankford is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Frankford lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Frankford: (573)

The ZIP code for Frankford: 63441<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Frankford had an population of 315 people. This is a decrease of 2.48% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.26% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Frankford had a population of 323 people. This makes Frankford the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 323 people, the population of Frankford decreased 7.98% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 351 people).

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

Communities Also Named Frankford ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 10 communities that are also named Frankford - they are located in Delaware, Maryland (2), Minnesota, New Jersey, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Texas and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Frankford ...

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

  • Hannibal
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the north)
  • Bowling Green
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the southeast)
  • Vandalia
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southwest)
  • Louisiana
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the east)
  • New London
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest)
  • Perry
    (18 miles [29 km] to the west)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perry
    • Perry is located in Ralls County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 702 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perry <6>
  • Center
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the west)
  • Hull
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hull have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hull
    • Hull is located in Pike County (IL)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 421 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hull <6>
  • New Canton
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Canton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Canton
    • New Canton is located in Pike County (IL)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 338 people
  • Rensselaer
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rensselaer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rensselaer
    • Rensselaer is located in Ralls County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 229 people

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 Frankford. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Frankford.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Frankford. 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 Frankford.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Frankford ...

Looking for more information about Frankford? 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 Frankford, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Frankford.

Adding Frankford to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Frankford 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 Frankford was in the book titled Table of U.S. Post Offices in the United States (Jan. 1851).

We also found Frankford in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Frankford.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Frankford. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Missouri's counties, including Pike, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Frankford.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Frankford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 city (such as Frankford). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Frankford or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.









 

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