Frankfort is a medium-sized city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 15,884 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Frankfort is the 52nd largest community in Indiana. Much of the housing stock in Frankfort was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
When you are in Frankfort, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 48.16% of Frankfort’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Frankfort is a city of production and manufacturing workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Frankfort who work in office and administrative support (8.00%), sales jobs (7.75%), and food service (7.05%).
Frankfort is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of people in Frankfort with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.46% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Frankfort in 2018 was $20,975, which is lower middle income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $83,900 for a family of four. However, Frankfort contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Frankfort is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Frankfort home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Frankfort residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Frankfort also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 28.12% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Frankfort include German, Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and European.
The most common language spoken in Frankfort is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.