Frankfort, Franklin County, Illinois

Frankfort: County seat city in Franklin County, Kentucky, USA and Kentucky federated state capital city

About

Frankfort is a city located in the county of Franklin in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 17,782 and a population density of 456 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 19,411 inhabitants.

The city was created 236 years ago in 1785.

Quick Facts about Frankfort

Population : 19,411 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Franklin County
Phone Area Codes : 502
Area : 39.03 km2
Altitude : 509 feet / 155 meters
Capital city : Frankfort is capital of Kentucky, Franklin County
Establishment : January 01, 1786 (236 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 00:24:21 (3rd December 2022)
Postal code : 60423
Density : 497 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 8.39% (2010-2020)
Frankfort locator map
Location of Frankfort on Illinois map.
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KY State Capitol
KY State Capitol image

Geography

Frankfort is located at 37°54'0"N 88°54'8"W (37.9000500, -88.9022900).

Frankfort map

Demographics

The population of Frankfort increased by 8.39% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 17,782 - census
2011 17,925 0.8% estimation process
2012 18,031 0.59% estimation process
2013 18,168 0.75% estimation process
2014 18,397 1.24% estimation process
2015 18,615 1.17% estimation process
2016 18,820 1.09% estimation process
2017 18,955 0.71% estimation process
2018 19,121 0.87% estimation process
2019 19,341 1.14% estimation process
2020 19,411 0.36% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 59,599
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 58,104
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 2.6%
April 1, 2020 Population : 62,623
April 1, 2010 Population : 54,165
People under 5 years old, percentage : 7.6%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 31.2%
People over 65 (%) : 11.6%
Female persons, % : 49.5%
White only, percent : 73.4%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 1.1%
Asians alone % : 5.0%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.4%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.8%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 65.6%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 25.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,998
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 22.4%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 51.6%

Frankfort zip code is 60423. County name: Will, County fips: 17197

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 51.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $172,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,247
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $413
2015-2019 median gross rent : $941
2015-2019 Households : 17,227
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.39
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.0%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 86.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 78.9%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 70.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 11.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 51.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 60,035
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 287,150
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 312,006
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 513,658
2012 total retail sales per capita : $9,335
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $43,823
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $18,250
Percentage of people living in poverty : 27.5%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,976
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,517
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,123
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,684
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,144
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 263
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,535
2010 population per square mile : 3,076.3
2010 land area in square miles : 17.61
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 76.5%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $420,000
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,173
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $538
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,610
2015-2019 Households : 18,879
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.88
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 82.3%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 10.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 98.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 96.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 97.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.2%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 3.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 3.9%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 77.2%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 70.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 101,361
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 279,689
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 837,481
2012 total retail sales per capita : $17,755
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 26.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $110,934
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $44,527
Percentage of people living in poverty : 3.3%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 4,291
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,128
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,564
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 443
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,689
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 368
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,668
2010 population per square mile : 2,212.3
2010 land area in square miles : 20.48
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 72.4%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $319,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,159
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $925
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,277
2015-2019 Households : 3,740
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.43
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 87.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 94.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 91.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 95.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 39.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 4.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 3.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 74.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 69.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 77,475
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 79,506
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 797,714
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 75,212
2012 total retail sales per capita : $8,572
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 26.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $93,958
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $45,781
Percentage of people living in poverty : 4.7%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,331
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 788
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 254
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 202
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 914
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 47
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,071
2010 population per square mile : 1,746.8
2010 land area in square miles : 4.95
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 65.4%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $129,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,401
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $634
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,004
2015-2019 Households : 10,873
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.56
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 87.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 17.9%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 90.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 82.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 91.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.3%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.9%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.1%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.2%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 63.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 57,889
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 39,529
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 348,677
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 430,225
2012 total retail sales per capita : $15,107
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 31.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $53,940
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $27,797
Percentage of people living in poverty : 15.5%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,521
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,238
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,056
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,176
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,261
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 271
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,172
2010 population per square mile : 4,174.4
2010 land area in square miles : 6.79
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 57.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $356,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,414
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $988
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,279
2015-2019 Households : 9,876
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.28
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 82.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 93.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 90.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 97.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.8%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 4.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 5.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 70.2%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 63.9%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 79,331
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 125,301
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 149,442
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 371,315
2012 total retail sales per capita : $16,396
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 30.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $90,588
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $51,574
Percentage of people living in poverty : 5.5%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,118
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,610
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,021
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 635
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,267
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 188
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,735
2010 population per square mile : 3,273.3
2010 land area in square miles : 6.84

People born in Frankfort (56)

People born in Frankfort, including actor and singer Will Chase, lawyer and army officer Daniel Weisiger Adams, U.S. politician George Graham Vest, .

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Schools in Frankfort

College & universities near Frankfort, IL

Code Name City ZIP
146205 John A Logan College Carterville (IL) 62918-2500
148256 Rend Lake College Ina (IL) 62846
149222 Southern Illinois University-Carbondale Carbondale (IL) 62901-4512
148937 Southeastern Illinois College Harrisburg (IL) 62946

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Frankfort, IL

Code Name Address Type
MAI Marion, IL 2100 West Main Street BUS
DQN Du Quoin 20 North Chestnut St. RAIL
CDL Carbondale station 401 South Illinois St. RAIL
MVI Mt. Vernon, IL 102 Potomac Boulevard BUS
VNA Vienna, IL 504 West Vine Street BUS

Post offices near Frankfort

Post Office Name City ZIP
West Frankfor Post Office West Frankfort (IL) 62896
Orien Post Office Orient (IL) 62874
Logan Post Office Logan (IL) 62856
Freeman Spur Post Office Freeman Spur (IL) 62841
Johnston City Post Office Johnston City (IL) 62951

Other places with the same name (9)

Other cities in Franklin County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Franklin County , IL.

City Name Population Title
West Frankfort 7,733 City in Illinois, USA
Benton 6,784 City in Illinois
Logan 3,057 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Christopher 2,686 City in Franklin County, Illinois, United States
Sesser 1,837 City in Franklin County, Illinois, United States
Zeigler 1,671 City in Franklin County, Illinois, United States
Royalton 1,110 City in Minnesota
Valier 630 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
West City 626 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Thompsonville 519 Village in Franklin County, Illinois, United States
Buckner 435 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Orient 338 City in Franklin County, Illinois, United States
Ewing 293 City in Illinois, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Frankfort distances to largest Illinois cities