Frankfort, KY

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Living in Frankfort

Frankfort is a medium-sized city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 27,755 people and 11 constituent neighborhoods, Frankfort is the 14th largest community in Kentucky.

Frankfort is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Frankfort is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Frankfort who work in office and administrative support (14.96%), sales jobs (9.06%), and management occupations (8.14%).

Also of interest is that Frankfort has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Frankfort spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 19.24 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.

The education level of Frankfort citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.25% of adults in Frankfort have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Frankfort in 2018 was $29,288, which is upper middle income relative to Kentucky and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $117,152 for a family of four. However, Frankfort contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Frankfort is a very ethnically-diverse city. 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 Irish, German, English, Italian, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Frankfort is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.