Frankfort, Indiana Population 2023

16,802

Frankfort is a city located in Clinton County Indiana. It is also the county seat of Clinton County. With a 2023 population of 16,802, it is the 53rd largest city in Indiana and the 2703rd largest city in the United States.Frankfort is currently growing at a rate of 0.17% annually and its population has increased by 0.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 16,715 in 2020. Spanning over 8 miles, Frankfort has a population density of 2,086 people per square mile.

The average household income in Frankfort is $53,861 with a poverty rate of 21.73%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Frankfort is 35.7 years, 34.5 years for males, and 36.6 years for females.

Frankfort Demographics

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

  • White: 85.42%
  • Other race: 10.23%
  • Two or more races: 3.65%
  • Black or African American: 0.47%
  • Asian: 0.20%
  • Native American: 0.04%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Frankfort, Indiana is 16,802 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 16,715.

Frankfort, Indiana Population 2023

Frankfort Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

White

Other race

Two or more races

Black or African American

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Frankfort Population by Race

Frankfort Population Pyramid 2023

Frankfort Median Age

35.7

Total

34.5

Male

36.6

Female

Frankfort Adults

There are 11,350 adults, (2,342 of whom are seniors) in Frankfort.

Frankfort Age Dependency

72.8

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Frankfort Sex Ratio

Female7,93150.94%
Male7,63849.06%

Frankfort Population by Age

Frankfort Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.31

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

56.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Frankfort Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Frankfort Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Frankfort Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 79.83%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 11.38%.

Frankfort Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$30,604

Average Earnings

$32,581

Average Male

$26,978

Average Female

Frankfort Earnings by Educational Attainment

Frankfort Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Frankfort Language

77.70% of Frankfort residents speak only English, while 22.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 22.12% of the population.

Frankfort Language

Frankfort Poverty by Race

rate

21.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.25%

Male Poverty Rate

18.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Frankfort

The race most likely to be in poverty in Frankfort is Hispanic, with 36.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Frankfort is Other, with 11.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.28%.

Frankfort Poverty

Frankfort Poverty Rate by Education

Frankfort Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Frankfort Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Frankfort Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

44.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.6%

Male Marriage Rate

42.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Frankfort Married by Age and Sex

male

female

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 45-54.

Frankfort Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Frankfort Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

600

Number of Veterans

548

Male Veterans

52

Female Veterans

Frankfort Veterans by War

Frankfort Veterans by Age

count

Frankfort Veterans by Race

Frankfort Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

10.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Frankfort Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

62.1%

Labor Force Participation

59.1%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Frankfort Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Frankfort Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Frankfort Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

62.71%

Born in Frankfort

81.29%

Native Born

11.85%

Foreign Born

10.04%

Non Citizen

1.81%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

81.29% of Frankfort residents were born in the United States, with 62.71% having been born in Indiana. 10.04% 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

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Frankfort Population by Year