Welcome to the website for the City of Frankston, Texas. Frankston is nestled in the piney woods of East Texas in far northern Anderson County, located at the intersection of State Hwy 155 and State Hwy 175, and is within a 25 mile drive to Tyler, Jacksonville, Palestine, and Athens.
Frankston was founded in January 1902 after Miss Frankie Miller donated the land for our city park, and the city was incorporated in the 1980′s with a Mayor-Council form of city government. The city has a great variety of businesses including a local grocery store, a pharmacy, two car dealerships, several restaurants, and numerous other small businesses. The two largest employers in Frankston are the local school district and Frankston Packaging Company. Frankston Independent School District is a 2A district that houses grades Pre K-12.
We hope that you will visit our site frequently for information about our town, upcoming events, and other helpful information about living and working in Frankston.