Franconia Fairfax County, Virginia

Franconia: Census designated place


Franconia is a CDP located in the county of Fairfax in the U.S. state of Virginia.

Franconia Quick Facts

Population : 18,245
Country : United States of America
State : Virginia (United States)
County : Fairfax County
Different from : Franconia
Area : 9.03 km2
Altitude : 249 feet / 76 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 12:41:12 (4th October 2022)
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Location of Franconia on Virginia map.
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Franconia is located at 38°46'55"N 77°8'47"W (38.7820600, -77.1463700).

Franconia map

Franconia, Franconia Station, Frankonija, ZFO, Франкония

People born in Franconia (19)

People born in Franconia, including German organist and composer, and member of the prominent musical Hasse family Peter Hasse, German saint Sebaldus, Medieval German chronicler Lambert of Hersfeld, .


  • Dismar Degen (Dutch painter (1686-1753)) he was born in 01/01/1700
  • Nicolaus Pruckner (German mathematician, astronomer and theologian) he was born in 01/01/1494
  • Monika Reithofer (German actress) she was born in 14/03/1986
  • Leopold Rotenburger (organ builder) he was born in 01/01/1568
  • Georg Kreß (German writer) he was born in 03/01/1965
  • Manfred Götzl (German judge) he was born in 12/12/1953
  • Jean-Bernard Kaupert (Swiss musician, choir director and composer (1786-1863)) he was born in 27/04/1786
  • Willi Weiß (handball player) he was born in 04/05/1956
  • Heinrich von Kettenbach (German theologian) he was born in 01/01/1500
  • Georg Poss (German composer and trumpeter) he was born in 01/01/1570
  • Andreas Pringsheim (character from Thomas Mann's Buddenbrooks)
  • Wilhelm Kolm he was born in 01/01/1650
  • Ernst Ludwig Marschalch von Herrengosserstätt he was born in 01/01/1661
  • Wigand Koeln
  • Konrad von Wallenrode (Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights) he was born in 01/01/1330
  • Poppo von Osterna (Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights) he was born in 01/01/1200

Schools in Franconia

College & universities near Franconia, VA

Code Name City ZIP
427894 CET-Alexandria Alexandria (VA) 22312

Stations (23)

Amtrak & bus stations near Franconia, VA

Code Name Address Type
ALX Union Station 110 Callahan Drive RAIL
LOR Lorton station 8006 Lorton Road RAIL
BCV Burke Centre 10399 Premier Court RAIL
WDB Woodbridge station 1040 Express Way RAIL
WAS Washington Union Station 50 Massachusetts Ave NE RAIL

Post offices near Franconia

Post Office Name City ZIP
Kingstown Post Office Alexandria (VA) 22315

Other places with the same name (4)

Other cities in Fairfax County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Fairfax County , VA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Reston 58,404 Census-designated place in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States
McLean 48,115 Community in Virginia
Burke 41,055 Census-designated place (CDP) in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States
Annandale 41,008 Census designated place in Virginia, United Stetes
Oakton 34,166 Unincorporated community in Virginia
Herndon 24,573 Town in Virginia, United States
Baileys Crossroads 23,643 Census designated place
Lincolnia 22,855 Census designated place in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States
West Springfield 22,460 City in Hampden County, Massachusetts
Rose Hill 20,226 City in Mahaska County, Iowa, United States
Tysons Corner 19,627 Unincorporated census-designated place (CDP) in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States
Lorton 18,610 Census designated place
Idylwood 17,288 Census designated place
Vienna 16,518 Town in Fairfax County, Virginia
Wolf Trap 16,131 Census designated place
Fort Hunt 16,045 Census designated place

Distance to Other Cities

Franconia distances to largest Virginia cities