Frankfort is a city located in Franklin County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Franklin County. With a 2020 population of 27,827, it is the 13th largest city in Kentucky and the 1382nd largest city in the United States . Frankfort is currently growing at a rate of 0.13% annually and its population has increased by 9.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 25,527 in 2010. Frankfort reached it's highest population of 27,827 in 2021. Spanning over 15 miles, Frankfort has a population density of 1,885 people per square mile.
The average household income in Frankfort is $63,117 with a poverty rate of 16.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $759 per month, and the median house value is $130,900. The median age in Frankfort is 38.3 years, 36.5 years for males, and 40.2 years for females.