West Frankfort, IL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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West Frankfort, Illinois Info Snack

Population
7,597
Unemployment
14.3%
Poverty
32.6%
Median Home
$64,100
Median Income
$30,938
Median Rent
$591

West Frankfort SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
3
Affordability
8
Diversity
3
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
8

West Frankfort, IL Cost Of Living

80
West Frankfort's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense West Frankfort Illinois National Average
Overall 80 98 100
Services 95 95 100
Groceries 95 97 100
Health 95 99 100
Housing 38 96 100
Transportation 98 105 100
Utilities 113 94 100

West Frankfort, IL Photos

West Frankfort City Hall
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for West Frankfort in Illinois

Map Of West Frankfort, IL

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Population over time in West Frankfort

Year Population % Change
2020 7,597 -3.9%
2019 7,905 0.5%
2018 7,867 -0.9%
2017 7,941 2.9%
2016 7,720 -6.4%
2015 8,247 0.7%
2014 8,186 -2.5%
2013 8,394 -1.0%
2012 8,479 -2.5%
2011 8,700 -

Race / Ethnicity in West Frankfort

White
96.4% (7,323)
African American
0.2% (13)
American Indian
0.4% (31)
Asian
0.7% (54)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.2% (167)
Hispanic
0.1% (9)
Race West Frankfort IL USA
White 96.4% 60.8% 60.1%
African American 0.2% 13.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.4% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 0.7% 5.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.2% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 0.1% 17.2% 18.2%

Gender in West Frankfort

Female
51.1% (3,879)
Male
48.9% (3,718)
Gender West Frankfort IL USA
Female 51.1% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in West Frankfort for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (379)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (835)
High School / GED
37.0% (2,810)
Some College
31.0% (2,355)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (683)
Bachelor's Degree
4.0% (303)
Master's Degree
3.0% (227)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education West Frankfort IL USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 31.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 4.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For West Frankfort, Illinois

Less than $10,000
11.5% (87,493)
$10,000 to $14,999
13.4% (101,720)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.9% (136,338)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.0% (90,813)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.5% (79,906)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.9% (136,338)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.5% (80,143)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.6% (42,916)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.3% (2,608)
$200,000 or more
0.2% (1,422)
Income West Frankfort IL USA
Less than $10,000 11.5% 6.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 13.4% 3.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.9% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.0% 8.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.5% 11.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.9% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.5% 12.9% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.6% 16.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.3% 7.8% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 0.2% 8.8% 8.3%

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