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 25 July 1952, substituting the old German states. After 3 October 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