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Welcome to Frisco ...

The city of Frisco is primarily located in Collin County. A portion of Frisco extends into Denton County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Frisco has a population of 163,656 people<1> (see below for details).

Frisco is 700 feet [213 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Frisco is served by one (or more) of the following area codes: (214), (469)<3> & (972).

The ZIP codes for Frisco: 75034-75035<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Frisco had a population of 116,989 people (or 14.95% of the total population of Collin County). This makes Frisco the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Frisco represents 0.47% of the total population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 26th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 116,989 people, the population of Frisco increased 247% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 33,714 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Frisco had an population of 163,656 people. This is an increase of 39.89% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 385.42% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Frisco ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Frisco and not the distance if driven.<5>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Allen   [Map]   99,179   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Carrollton   [Map]   133,351   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Denton   [Map]   133,808   W   18 miles [29 km]
Flower Mound   [Map]   73,547   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Garland   [Map]   234,943   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Lewisville   [Map]   104,659   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Frisco.

Communities Also Named Frisco ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Frisco - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas (2), Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana (2), Missouri, New Mexico (2), North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma (2), Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Frisco. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Frisco. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Frisco.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Frisco:

Websites for Frisco ...

Official Website:   www.ci.frisco.tx.us/
 
Chamber of Commerce:   www.friscochamber.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Frisco ...

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

In addition to the Tourism page for Frisco, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Frisco.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Frisco. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Frisco: www.ci.frisco.tx.us/

The official website for Collin County: www.co.collin.tx.us/

The official website for State of Texas: www.texas.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Frisco.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Frisco - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Of the area codes for Frisco, area code (469, 972) is an overlay. For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Frisco.

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<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 city (such as Frisco). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Frisco or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Frisco includes: 75034 & 75035.

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Frisco. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Frisco) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Frisco. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Frisco

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Frisco. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1503, Longitude: -96.8200     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Frisco have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Frisco.