Location of Bezirk Frankfurt within the German Democratic Republic
|Country||German Democratic Republic|
|Subdivisions||9 Kreise and 3 Stadtkreise|
|• Total||7,186 km2 (2,775 sq mi)|
|• Density||99/km2 (260/sq mi)|
The district was established, with the other 13, on July 25, 1952, substituting the old German states. After October 3, 1990, it was disestablished due to the German reunification, becoming again part of the state of Brandenburg.
The Bezirk was divided into 12 Kreise: 3 urban districts (Stadtkreise) and 9 rural districts (Landkreise):
- Urban districts : Eisenhüttenstadt, Frankfurt (Oder), Schwedt.
- Rural districts : Angermünde; Bad Freienwalde; Beeskow; Bernau; Eberswalde; Eisenhüttenstadt-Land; Fürstenwalde; Seelow; Strausberg.
- "40 Jahre DDR", National central administration for statistics, May 1989