Frankfort is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 2,507 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Frankfort is the 504th largest community in New York. Much of the housing stock in Frankfort was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Frankfort is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Frankfort is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Frankfort who work in office and administrative support (15.19%), food service (9.49%), and maintenance occupations (7.51%).
The percentage of adults in Frankfort who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.99% of the adults in Frankfort have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Frankfort in 2010 was $20,793, which is low income relative to New York, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $83,172 for a family of four. However, Frankfort contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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. Important ancestries of people in Frankfort include German, Irish, Polish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Frankfort is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Italian.