Frankfort is a city located in Franklin County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Franklin County. With a 2020 population of 29,218, it is the 13th largest city in Kentucky and the 1554th largest city in the United States. Frankfort is currently growing at a rate of 1.07% annually and its population has increased by 2.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 28,602 in 2020. Spanning over 15 miles, Frankfort has a population density of 1,979 people per square mile.
The average household income in Frankfort is $63,117 with a poverty rate of 17.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Frankfort is 38.3 years, 36.5 years for males, and 40.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Frankfortwas:
2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 75.43%.
92.07% of Frankfort residents speak only English, while 7.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.10% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Frankfort is Multiple, with 37.22% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Frankfort is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.61%.
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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.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Frankfort
94.47% of Frankfort residents were born in the United States, with 70.99% having been born in Kentucky. 4.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.