|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Frankfort is 28,595. Frankfort, Kentucky is the 1,367th largest city in the US.
Frankfort is located entirely in Franklin County.
The peak population of Frankfort was in 2020, when its population was 28,631. In 2020, Frankfort was the 1,360th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,367th largest city in the US. Frankfort is currently 0.1% smaller than it was in 2020.
Frankfort has grown 2.9% since the 2000. Frankfort, Kentucky's growth is below average. 69% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Frankfort has a population density of 1,783 people per square mile.
|1361||Harrison, New York||28,774||18.8%|
|1365||West Springfield Town, Massachusetts||28,629|
|1366||Eagle Pass, Texas||28,596||25.4%|
|1368||Glen Ellyn, Illinois||28,533||4.7%|
|1369||Agawam Town, Massachusetts||28,494|
|1370||Jamestown, New York||28,393||-11.0%|
The total voting age population of Frankfort, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 21,077. The voting age population is 46.7% male and 53.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.1% of the residents of Frankfort are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Frankfort are 75.1% White, 13.3% Black, 4.8% Two or more races, 4.0% Other, 2.6% Asian and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 5.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Frankfort, 16.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 27.5%. On a per-household basis, 12.0% of families are below the poverty line in Frankfort.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.4% of Frankfort residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.2% of Frankfort residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 30.2% have a bachelor's degree and 11.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Frankfort residents aged 5 and older, 7.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Frankfort is 4.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Frankfort, 27.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Frankfort is $50,211.
In Frankfort, 48.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 51.3% of housing units in Frankfort.
Of all the housing units in Frankfort, 10.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Frankfort, 8.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,100 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Frankfort is $759.
In Frankfort, 79.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.