The City of West Frankfort had a population of 8,103 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for West Frankfort is located at latitude 37.8995 and longitude -88.9308 in Franklin County. The formal boundaries for the City of West Frankfort (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.97 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Franklin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 400 feet.
The City of West Frankfort (GNIS ID: 2397267) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with West Frankfort population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||2,987|
|Daytime Population: Residents||5,132|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||8,119|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.00|
|Population in Households||7,986|
|Population in Familes||6,127|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||117|
|Median Household Income||$35,173|
|Average Household Income||$45,211|
|Per Capita Income||$19,335|
|Total Housing Units||3,934 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,123 (54.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,327 (33.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||484 (12.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$66,897|
|Average Home Value||$85,038|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.75%|
|Per Capita Income||2.13%|
The table below compares West Frankfort to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 258||81st|
|Population Density||# 411||70th|
|Diversity Index||# 677||51st|
|Median Household Income||# 1314||4th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1295||5th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.