Frankton, Indiana

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Frankton, Indiana

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Comparative Profile of Frankton, Indiana

Comparing Frankton to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Indiana (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Women 6 4
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 4
Well-Paid Single Men 6 5
Male Share of the Population 6 6
Female Share of the Population 5 5
Racial Diversity 4 6
Senior Citizens 4 5
Age of the Population 3 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 8 8
Average Household Size 7 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 8 8
People Above Poverty 7 6
Median Family Income 7 6
College Educated Adults 3 4

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 8 7
Short Commute Times 3 2
Working at Home 2 2
Public Transportation Use 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 7 5
Housing Recently Built 5 6
Affordability of Rents 4 4
People Living Alone 4 3
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 1
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 1

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Frankton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 9 miles NW of Anderson, Indiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 37 miles NE of Indianapolis, Indiana
County Madison
Metro Area Indianapolis
Standard Zip Codes 46044
Phone Area Codes 765
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.222
Longitude -85.778

Frankton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 4.8 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 32 F
Apr Temp 38 to 61 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 40 to 65 F
Annual Precip 39.9 inches
Station TIPTON 5 SW
Distance 17.8 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 32 F
Apr Temp 36 to 60 F
Jul Temp 61 to 83 F
Oct Temp 40 to 64 F
Annual Precip 37.1 inches
Distance 19.1 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 33 F
Apr Temp 39 to 61 F
Jul Temp 64 to 85 F
Oct Temp 42 to 64 F
Annual Precip 38.9 inches
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Frankton Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,905 100%
Male 922 48.4%
Female 983 51.6%
Under 18 507 26.6%
18+ 1,398 73.4%
65+ 267 14%
Median Age 35
Average Family Size 2.94
White 1,864 97.8%
African-American 1 0.1%
Asian 6 0.3%
American Indian & Alaskan 2 0.1%
Other 23 1.2%
Mixed Race 9 0.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 31 1.6%

Estimated Frankton Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,864
Growth -41
Growth % -2.2%

Frankton Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
English 35.3%
German 21.8%
US/American 14.1%
Irish 11.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.3%
Polish 2.2%
Dutch 1.6%
French (except Basque) 1.3%
Welsh 0.7%
Scotch-Irish 0.6%
Italian 0.5%
Latvian 0.5%
European 0.5%
Scottish 0.4%
Czechoslovakian 0.4%
Norwegian 0.3%
Celtic 0.3%
Swedish 0.2%
Arab/Arabic 0.2%
Hungarian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Frankton 1,905 $44,474
Alexandria 6,260 $42,731
Anderson 59,734 $39,552
Elwood 9,737 $36,239
Lapel 1,855 $48,083
Orestes 334 $39,602
Summitville 1,090 $42,500
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Frankton High Schools (2004)

Serves 622 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 17.9

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