Frankfort is a medium-sized city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 16,060 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.
Frankfort is a blue-collar town, with 52.66% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Frankfort is a city of transportation and shipping workers, production and manufacturing workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Frankfort who work in office and administrative support (9.42%), sales jobs (6.81%), and food service (5.90%).
As is often the case in a small city, Frankfort doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The rate of college-level education in Frankfort is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 11.87% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Frankfort in 2010 was $18,671, which is lower middle income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $74,684 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 27.04% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Frankfort include Irish, English, Dutch, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Frankfort is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Japanese.