Frankfort, Indiana Population 2021

16,024
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Frankfort is a city located in Clinton County Indiana. It is also the county seat of Clinton County. With a 2020 population of 16,024, it is the 56th largest city in Indiana and the 2222nd largest city in the United States . Frankfort is currently growing at a rate of 0.44% annually but its population has decreased by -2.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 16,422 in 2010. Frankfort reached it's highest population of 16,662 in 2000. Spanning over 8 miles, Frankfort has a population density of 1,989 people per square mile.

The average household income in Frankfort is $53,861 with a poverty rate of 17.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $711 per month, and the median house value is $83,400. The median age in Frankfort is 34.6 years, 33 years for males, and 35.9 years for females.

Frankfort Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Frankfort was:

  • White: 87.07%
  • Other race: 10.07%
  • Black or African American: 1.30%
  • Two or more races: 0.83%
  • Native American: 0.37%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.18%
  • Asian: 0.17%
The current population of Frankfort, Indiana is 16,024 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 15,814.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 16,422.

Frankfort, Indiana Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202132,8132070.63%
202032,6062070.63%
201932,3992070.64%
201832,192-3-0.01%
201732,195-12-0.04%
201632,207-166-0.52%
201532,373-89-0.27%
201432,462-304-0.94%
201332,766-124-0.38%
201232,890-144-0.44%
201133,034-187-0.57%
201033,2210.00%

Frankfort Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,61387.07%
Some Other Race1,57510.07%
Black or African American2031.30%
Two or More Races1300.83%
American Indian and Alaska Native580.37%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander280.18%
Asian270.17%
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Frankfort Population by Race

Frankfort Population Pyramid $2021

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Frankfort Median Age

34.6


Total

33


Male

35.9


Female

Frankfort Adults

There are 11,231 adults, (2,197 of whom are seniors) in Frankfort.

Frankfort Age Dependency

73.1

Age Dependency Ratio

24.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Frankfort Sex Ratio

Female

7,957

50.90%

Male

7,677

49.10%

Frankfort Population by Age

Frankfort Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Frankfort Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.7%25.3%
Male62.6%37.4%
All56.8%43.2%
Female52.8%47.2%
Non Family38.6%61.4%

56.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Frankfort Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,8992.5956.8
Married2,3893.4274.7
Non Family2,2881.238.6
Female8453.3552.8
Male3774.0662.6

3.3

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

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Frankfort Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,10411.18%
9th to 12th Grade1,22812.44%
High School Graduate4,22742.82%
Some College1,58916.10%
Associates Degree4934.99%
Bachelors Degree8438.54%
Graduate Degree3873.92%
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Frankfort Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Frankfort Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White7,7146,6811,171
Hispanic2,04077134
Other Race77934529
Black7435
2+ Races4227
Native American302525
Asian1111
Islander1010

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 83.33%.

Frankfort Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,240$32,404$25,967
Less Than 9th Grade$25,977$26,413$25,175
High School Graduate$29,115$33,043$24,136
Some College$31,491$38,641$24,392
Bachelors Degree$39,173$68,836$35,746
Graduate Degree$51,838$36,964$55,357

$30,240

Average Earnings

$32,404

Average Male

$25,967

Average Female

Frankfort Earnings by Educational Attainment

Frankfort Language by Age

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Frankfort Language

75.88% of Frankfort residents speak only English, while 24.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.80% of the population.

Frankfort Language

Frankfort Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,5301,30812.42%
Hispanic4,2331,23829.25%
Other1,57522514.29%
Black18411964.67%
Multiple1277357.48%

17.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.15%

Male Poverty Rate

20.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Frankfort

The race most likely to be in poverty in Frankfort is Black, with 64.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Frankfort is White, with 12.42% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.00%.

Frankfort Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.09%
High School11.00%
Some College9.98%
Bachelors or Greater6.97%

Frankfort Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed31.58%
Female Unemployed14.46%
Male Employed8.10%
Female Employed4.47%

Frankfort Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Frankfort Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,120$53,861
Families$50,197$62,605
Married Families$63,884-
Non Families$27,575$37,013
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Income by Household Type

Frankfort Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.7%

Male Marriage Rate

43.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Frankfort Married by Age and Sex

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Frankfort Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Frankfort Marital Status by Race

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Frankfort Marital Status

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650

Number of Veterans

628

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam291
Second Gulf War111
First Gulf War44
Korea23
World War II12

Frankfort Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74231
55 to 64143
35 to 54137
75+76
18 to 3463

Frankfort Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6386.44%
Hispanic70.29%
Other Race70.67%
Black53.94%

Frankfort Veterans by Race

Frankfort Veterans by Education

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7.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Frankfort Veterans by Education

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61.4%

Labor Force Participation

58%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Frankfort Employment by Age

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Frankfort Employment by Race

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Frankfort Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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68.71%

Born in Frankfort

87.71%

Native Born

12.29%

Foreign Born

10.23%

Non Citizen

2.07%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.71% of Frankfort residents were born in the United States, with 68.71% having been born in Indiana. 10.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Frankfort Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202116,024700.44%
202015,954700.44%
201915,884700.44%
201815,814380.24%
201715,776-15-0.09%
201615,791-118-0.74%
201515,909-59-0.37%
201415,968-178-1.10%
201316,146-63-0.39%
201216,209-101-0.62%
201116,310-107-0.65%
201016,417-245-0.15%
200016,6621,9081.22%
199014,754-414-0.28%
198015,1682120.14%
197014,956-346-0.23%
196015,3022740.18%
195015,0281,3220.93%
194013,7061,5101.17%
193012,1966110.52%
192011,5852,9512.98%
19108,6341,5341.98%
19007,1001,1811.84%
18905,9193,1167.76%
18802,8030.00%

Frankfort Population by Year