Frankfort, NY

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Living in Frankfort

Frankfort is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 2,450 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, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Frankfort who work in sales jobs (10.32%), teaching (9.89%), and healthcare (8.35%).

Frankfort is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

The citizens of Frankfort are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.46% of adults in Frankfort having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Frankfort in 2010 was $25,234, which is lower middle income relative to New York, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $100,936 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 Italian, German, Irish, Polish, and Welsh.

The most common language spoken in Frankfort is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and French.