The City of West Frankfort had a population of 8,114 as of July 1, 2016.
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, 2016.
|Population in Households||7,998|
|Population in Familes||6,139|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||116|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,944 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,137 (54.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,314 (33.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||493 (12.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$63,967|
|Average Home Value||$80,744|
|Median Household Income||$33,008|
|Average Household Income||$42,567|
|Per Capita Income||$18,192|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.02%|
|Per Capita Income||1.03%|
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, 2016 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||# 254||82nd|
|Population Density1||# 415||70th|
|Diversity Index2||# 682||50th|
|Median Household Income||# 1318||4th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1300||5th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.