Frankfort, NY

Frankfort profile

Living in Frankfort

Frankfort is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 2,320 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Frankfort is the 504th largest community in New York. Frankfort has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, 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 professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Frankfort who work in sales jobs (12.83%), teaching (9.92%), and healthcare (8.13%).

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.

Being a small village, Frankfort does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

In terms of college education, Frankfort is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 19.04% of adults 25 and older in Frankfort have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Frankfort in 2018 was $30,278, which is middle income relative to New York, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $121,112 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, Polish, Irish, and French.

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