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Frankfort
  • Town in Kentucky

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade B
  4. Nightlife
    grade B+
  5. Good for Families
    grade B
  6. Diversity
    grade A minus
  7. Jobs
    grade A minus
  8. Weather
    grade B minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  12. Commute
    grade A

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Frankfort is a town in Kentucky with a population of 28,460. Frankfort is in Franklin County. Living in Frankfort offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Frankfort there are a lot of parks. Many young professionals live in Frankfort and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Frankfort are above average.

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About Frankfort...
Population
28,460

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$157,300
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$889
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    52%
  • Own
    48%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    105
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    10.5
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    80.5
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    35
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    304.6
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,365.6
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    266.1
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    17%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    17%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    31%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    national  11%

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