Frankfort, Indiana Population 2020

15,817

Frankfort is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 15,817, it is the 58th largest city in Indiana and the 2233rd largest city in the United States. Frankfort is currently declining at a rate of -0.04% annually and its population has decreased by -3.68% 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 1,964 people per square mile.

The average household income in Frankfort is $53,869 with a poverty rate of 16.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $684 per month, and the median house value is $80,200. The median age in Frankfort is 34.9 years, 33.2 years for males, and 36.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.3 males.

Frankfort Demographics

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

  • White: 88.91%
  • Other race: 7.38%
  • Black or African American: 1.91%
  • Two or more races: 1.03%
  • Native American: 0.44%
  • Asian: 0.22%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.11%
The current population of Frankfort, Indiana is 15,817, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 15,831.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 16,422.

Frankfort, Indiana Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202032,336430.13%
201932,293430.13%
201832,250430.13%
201732,20790.03%
201632,198-183-0.57%
201532,381-90-0.28%
201432,471-302-0.93%
201332,773-117-0.36%
201232,890-142-0.43%
201133,032-189-0.57%
201033,2210.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,39188.91%
Some Other Race1,1947.38%
Black or African American3091.91%
Two or More Races1671.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native720.44%
Asian360.22%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander170.11%

Frankfort Population Pyramid 2020

Frankfort Median Age

34.9


Total

33.2


Male

36.9


Female

Frankfort Adults

There are 11,623 adults, (2,347 of whom are seniors) in Frankfort.

Frankfort Age Dependency

74.5

Age Dependency Ratio

25.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Frankfort Sex Ratio

Female

8,287

51.20%

Male

7,899

48.80%

Frankfort Households and Families

Frankfort Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Frankfort Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.6%21.4%
Male70.3%29.7%
All60.3%39.7%
Female49.4%50.6%
Non Family42.9%57.1%

60.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,0342.6260.3
Married2,5403.4578.6
Non Family2,3331.2542.9
Female8183.449.4
Male3433.9270.3

3.33

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Frankfort Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,12311.02%
9th to 12th Grade1,10710.86%
High School Graduate4,60845.21%
Some College1,56215.33%
Associates Degree6266.14%
Bachelors Degree7417.27%
Graduate Degree4254.17%

Frankfort Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,9526,9621,093
Hispanic2,09088939
Other Race580324
Black155629
Multiple Races4326
Native American433825
Asian1616
Islander55

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 58.14%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,058$32,420$23,555
Less Than High School$21,855$22,396$20,298
High School Grad$28,856$35,601$23,063
Some College$31,244$36,639$26,512
Bachelors Degree$38,342$41,250$29,097
Graduate Degree$37,222$$48,056

$29,058

Average Earnings

$32,420

Average Male

$23,555

Average Female

Frankfort Language

Frankfort Language by Age

Frankfort Language

73.98% of Frankfort residents speak only English, while 26.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 25.58% of the population.

Frankfort Poverty

Frankfort Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic4,5061,40231.11%
White10,8041,0479.69%
Black28413045.77%
Other1,1941129.38%
Multiple1649155.49%
Native672232.84%

16.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.64%

Male Poverty Rate

18.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Frankfort

The race most likely to be in poverty in Frankfort is Multiple, with 55.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Frankfort is Other, with 9.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.42%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.19%
High School9.78%
Some College8.96%
Bachelors or Greater5.07%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed35.92%
Female Unemployed19.72%
Male Employed7.67%
Female Employed4.08%

Frankfort Income

Frankfort Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,889$53,869
Families$52,686$63,524
Married Families$61,882-
Non Families$27,209$36,192

Frankfort Marital Status

Frankfort Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

42.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Frankfort Married by Age and Sex

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

Frankfort Veterans

763

Number of Veterans

736

Male Veterans

27

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam348
Second Gulf War95
First Gulf War73
Korea47
World War II34
Name Veterans % of Total
White7447.16%
Hispanic150.58%
Other151.83%
Black41.75%

$Frankfort Veterans by Education

6.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Frankfort Employment Status

61.9%

Labor Force Participation

57.9%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Frankfort Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

67.86%

Born in Indiana

87.43%

Native Born

12.57%

Foreign Born

10.11%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

87.43% of Frankfort residents were born in the United States, with 67.86% having been born in Indiana. 10.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202015,817-7-0.04%
201915,824-7-0.04%
201815,831580.37%
201715,773-7-0.04%
201615,780-128-0.80%
201515,908-63-0.39%
201415,971-176-1.09%
201316,147-61-0.38%
201216,208-103-0.63%
201116,311-108-0.66%
201016,419-243-0.15%
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%