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Frankfort, Kentucky

Frankfort, Kentucky
Full nameFrankfort, Kentucky
Official nameFrankfort, Kentucky
Settlement typeCity
CountryUnited States
IncorporatedFebruary 28, 1835
MayorGippy Graham
Total Area15.0 sq mi (38.9 km2)
Land Area14.7 sq mi (38.1 km2)
Water Area0.3 sq mi (0.8 km2)
Elevation509 ft (155.1 m)
Total Population25527 (2010)
Density (pop.)726.9/km2 (1883.2/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneEastern (EST) (UTC-5)
- Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP Code40601-40604, 40618-40622
Area code502
FIPS code21-28900
GNIS feature ID0517517

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Frankfort is a city in Kentucky that serves as the state capital and the county seat of Franklin County. The population was 27,741 at the 2000 census; by population it is the 5th smallest state capital in the United States. Located on the Kentucky River, Frankfort is the principal city of the Frankfort, Kentucky Micropolitan Statistical Area, which includes all of Franklin and Anderson counties.

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