The City of West Frankfort had a population of 8,240 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for West Frankfort is located at latitude 37.8978 and longitude -88.9315 in Franklin County. The formal boundaries for the City of West Frankfort 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.
|Population in Households||8,123|
|Population in Familes||6,258|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||117|
|Median Household Income||$34,802|
|Average Household Income||$45,046|
|Per Capita Income||$19,305|
|Total Housing Units||3,951 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,061 (52.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,455 (36.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||435 (11.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$68,832|
|Average Home Value||$88,986|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.4%|
|Per Capita Income||1.34%|
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, 2018 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||# 252||82nd|
|Population Density||# 398||71st|
|Diversity Index||# 712||48th|
|Median Household Income||# 1322||3rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 1311||4th|
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