West Frankfort Information

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General West Frankfort Information

State: Illinois

County: Franklin County

Close cities: Christopher, IL, West City, IL, Zeigler, IL, Frankfort, IL, Colp, IL, Carterville, IL, Valier, IL, West Frankfort, IL, Buckner, IL, Coello, IL, Logan, IL, Spillertown, IL, Greenville, IL, Orient, IL, Hanaford, IL, Johnston City, IL, Freeman Spur, IL, Energy, IL, Whiteash, IL, Benton, IL, Herrin, IL, Crainville, IL

West Frankfort Population (census data)
Total 8,202 (+0.0% since 2000)
Male 3,811 (46.5%)
Female 4,391 (53.5%)

Population Density: 1,728 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 74.7 (US Avg is 100)

West Frankfort Elevation: 401 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1901

Land Area: 4.75 square miles

Median Household Income: $28,930

Zip Codes: 62896.

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Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (98.0%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (20.4%)
  • German (13.2%)
  • Irish (10.8%)
  • English (10.6%)
  • Italian (6.7%)
  • Polish (3.3%)

West Frankfort School Information

High Schools
Central Junior High School (1500 E 9th Street, West Frankfort, IL, 62896 - Frankfort Community Unit School District 168 District)
Frankfort High School (601 E Main Street, West Frankfort, IL, 62896 - Frankfort Community Unit School District 168 District)
Elementary Schools
Denning Elementary School (1401 W 6th Street, West Frankfort, IL, 62896 - Frankfort Community Unit School District 168 District)
Other/Private Schools
Frankfort Intermediate School (800 N Cherry Street, West Frankfort, IL, 62896 - Frankfort Community Unit School District 168 District)

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