Frenchburg is a tiny city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 531 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Frenchburg is the 338th largest community in Kentucky.
Frenchburg is a blue-collar town, with 37.12% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Frenchburg is a city of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Frenchburg who work in office and administrative support (12.12%), personal care services (11.36%), and teaching (8.33%).
The overall crime rate in Frenchburg is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
As is often the case in a small city, Frenchburg doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The rate of college-level education in Frenchburg is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.16% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Frenchburg in 2010 was $13,418, which is low income relative to Kentucky and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $53,672 for a family of four. Frenchburg also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 51.98% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Frenchburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Frenchburg residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Frenchburg include Irish, German, Dutch, and French .
The most common language spoken in Frenchburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.