Frankstown Blair County, Pennsylvania

Frankstown: Township in Blair County, Pennsylvania

Frankstown locator map
Location of Frankstown on Pennsylvania map.


Frankstown is a township located in the county of Blair in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 7,381 and a population density of 150 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 7,193 inhabitants.

The township was created 263 years ago in 1757.

Canoe Creek State Park  Blair County  Pennsylvania image
Canoe Creek State Park Blair County Pennsylvania
Canoe Creek State Park  Blair County  Pennsylvania image


Frankstown is located at 40°26'38"N 78°21'17"W (40.4439600, -78.3547400).

Frankstown map


Frankstown forecast: Rain likely after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. South wind around 3 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible. more

Frankstown Quick Facts

Population : 7,193 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Blair County
Area : 49.26 km2
Establishment : January 01, 1758 (263 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 12:55:14 (24th October 2021)
Density : 146 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.61% (2010-2020)
Weather : 59℉ Mostly Cloudy then Light Rain Likely 7-days weather


According to census records, the population of Frankstown decreased by 2.61% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 7,381 - census
2011 7,390 0.12% estimation process
2012 7,372 -0.24% estimation process
2013 7,366 -0.08% estimation process
2014 7,364 -0.03% estimation process
2015 7,339 -0.34% estimation process
2016 7,300 -0.53% estimation process
2017 7,377 1.04% estimation process
2018 7,375 -0.03% estimation process
2019 7,349 -0.35% estimation process
2020 7,193 -2.17% estimation process

Franks Town, Frankstown

People born in Frankstown (1)

American politician (1874-1952) Harold L. Ickes was born in Frankstown

Schools in Frankstown

College & universities near Frankstown, PA

Code Name City ZIP
215530 The Salon Professional Academy-Altoona Altoona (PA) 16601-2419
375939 YTI Career Institute-Altoona Altoona (PA) 16602
210748 Altoona Beauty School Inc Altoona (PA) 16602-6039
383367 Greater Altoona Career & Technology Center Altoona (PA) 16602-3616
214689 Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona Altoona (PA) 16601-3777

Stations (15)

Amtrak & bus stations near Frankstown, PA

Code Name Address Type
ALT Altoona Transportation Center 1231 11th Avenue RAIL
TYR Tyrone Pennsylvania Ave and West 10th St. RAIL
HGD Huntingdon Fourth and Allegheny Sts. RAIL
JST Johnstown 47 Walnut Street RAIL
LEW Lewistown 150 Helen Street RAIL

Post offices near Frankstown

Post Office Name City ZIP
Hollidaysburg Post Office Hollidaysburg (PA) 16648
Altoona Post Office Duncansville (PA) 16635
Duncansvill Post Office Duncansville (PA) 16635
Altoona Post Office Altoona (PA) 16601
Newry Post Office Newry (PA) 16665

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Blair County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Blair County , PA.

City Name Population Title
Altoona 42,989 City in Blair County, Pennsylvania
Hollidaysburg 5,632 Borough of Blair County, Pennsylvania, United States
Tyrone 5,095 Borough in Blair County, Pennsylvania, United States
Westmont 4,625 Borough of Pennsylvania
Roaring Spring 2,399 Borough of Pennsylvania
Martinsburg 1,858 Borough of Pennsylvania
Bellwood 1,751 Borough in Blair County, Pennsylvania, United States
Claysburg 1,625 Census designated place
Duncansville 1,148 Borough of Pennsylvania
Beavertown 958 Borough in western Snyder County, Pennsylvania
Newry 307 Borough of Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Frankstown distances to largest Pennsylvania cities