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Popular Frankfort Apartments
Frankfort, Kentucky, 40601
Studio/1 BedroomUp to $525
2 Bedrooms$650 - $685
Frankfort, Kentucky, 40601
1 Bedroom$490 - $550
Lexington, Kentucky, 40515
1 Bedroom$650 - $985
2 Bedrooms$835 - $1,330
3 Bedrooms$1,030 - $1,595
Lexington, Kentucky, 40517
1 Bedroom$575 - $990
2 Bedrooms$710 - $1,300
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Frankfort Apartment Rental Market
Household Income City State City Compared to State Less than $10,000 13.2% 13.9% -0.7% $10,000 to $14,999 8.4% 8.4% +0.0% $15,000 to $19,999 6.3% 7.7% -1.4% $20,000 to $24,999 8.3% 7.7% +0.6% $25,000 to $29,999 6.9% 7.2% -0.3% $30,000 to $34,999 7.0% 6.6% +0.4% $35,000 to $39,999 7.1% 6.0% +1.1% $40,000 to $44,999 5.8% 5.6% +0.2% $45,000 to $49,999 4.4% 4.9% -0.5% $50,000 to $59,999 8.1% 8.3% -0.2% $60,000 to $74,999 8.7% 8.9% -0.2% $75,000 to $99,999 9.5% 7.7% +1.8% $100,000 to $124,999 3.2% 3.2% +0.0% $125,000 to $149,999 1.4% 1.4% +0.0% $150,000 to $199,999 0.9% 1.2% -0.3% $200,000 or more 0.9% 1.4% -0.5%
Cost of Living
Share of Household Income Spent on Rent City State City Compared to State Less than 10.0% 7.1% 7.7% -0.6% 10.0% to 14.9% 13.9% 13.1% +0.8% 15.0% to 19.9% 15.2% 13.8% +1.4% 20.0% to 24.9% 13.7% 11.7% +2.0% 25.0% to 29.9% 9.1% 9.5% -0.4% 30.0% to 34.9% 7.3% 6.5% +0.8% 35.0% to 39.9% 3.8% 4.4% -0.6% 40.0% to 49.9% 5.8% 5.8% +0.0% 50.0% or more 17.8% 15.4% +2.4% Not computed 6.1% 12.1% -6.0%
Age Demographic of Renters
Age Demographic of Renters City State City Compared to State 15 to 24 years 15.0% 15.1% -0.1% 25 to 34 years 26.4% 27.1% -0.7% 35 to 44 years 21.0% 21.6% -0.6% 45 to 54 years 15.3% 14.5% +0.8% 55 to 64 years 8.1% 8.4% -0.3% 65 to 74 years 5.6% 6.3% -0.7% 75 to 84 years 5.7% 5.0% +0.7% 85 years and over 2.9% 2.0% +0.9%
Travel Time to Work
Travel Time to Work City State City Compared to State Less than 30 minutes 56.1% 40.6% +15.5% 30 to 44 minutes 19.1% 23.2% -4.1% 45 to 59 minutes 10.5% 11.7% -1.2% 60 or more minutes 14.3% 24.5% -10.2%
Source: 2000 Census
Home in Frankfort
Welcome to Frankfort, the state capital of Kentucky. Frankfort is in Franklin County on the Kentucky River. The city covers about fifteen square miles of property… a small percentage of that is water (obviously). The city has focus on the environment with projects like Commonwealth Gardens and Frankfort Climate Action Network and also works to make it a pedestrian and biker-friendly place to be. Frankfurt is about 25 miles from Lexington and 50 miles from Louisville.
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Frankfort Rental Trends
Are you looking for something near Leslie Morris Park? Maybe you want something with a view of the Kentucky River. Or perhaps all you want is a place with enough space for your growing collection of ceramic porcupines. Ooookay. We get it. No judgments here. Whatever it is you're looking for, our apartment finder will help you find it and get you the best deal in town. So, what do apartments in Frankfort go for? Look at the table above and you'll get a good idea. Check out our rental and census data tables as well as our other fact sheets for more info about affordability and options for your future new digs. If you’re itching to start your search, you can begin by checking out some of the popular rentals below. Otherwise, read on to learn more about this capital city of Kentucky.
What’s Up in FF
Kentucky has a rich history and there are plenty of places to explore it here in its state capital. Historical sites like the Frankfort Cemetery, Old Governor’s Mansion, and Liberty Hall are all in your backyard and are interesting places to re-imagine history. Take some time to go to the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History and go on a tour of the old state capital. History buffs should definitely check out the Kentucky Historical Society. The society runs the Kentucky History Center in Frankfort and has some very awesome special events like Candlelight Tours, Kentucky Book Fair, and Saturday with Santa. What a unique way to discover history.
There are some awesome places to get out into the Great Kentucky Outdoors in Frankfort. The Salato Wildlife Educational Center offers exhibits inside and out, so there’s plenty to do, see, and learn about here. You can also just walk the trails and explore on your own. You’ll see snakes, turtles, bison, eagles, and more. This is the perfect place to see Kentucky’s diverse environment. For more nature viewing, hit the Buckley Wildlife Sanctuary and Audobon Center. This place is a definite for birders out there. Wanna get into the water? Well, into a canoe? Adventure seekers and beginners alike should check out Canoe Kentucky for more info.
The Buffalo Trace Distillery is the oldest distillery in the country, so it is well worth a visit. Visit for a tour, taste the Kentucky bourbon, or have a little old-fashioned root beer. The place has won more awards than any distillery in the world. Not bad. Another deliciously exciting tour to take… The Rebecca Ruth Candy Factory. Yum. They’ve been making candy since 1919, so these guys know what they’re doing. You’re in for a real treat here!
You in Frankfort
Find your new apartment in Frankfort and join about 28,000 other people who love living in this active community with plenty to see and do. Ready for your fun fact? Frankfort is the 5th smallest state capital in the United States, by population. Not exciting enough for you? How about this one: Johnny Depp lived here. That’s right. Maybe a little inspiration for some movie viewing material at your first movie night in your new pad?
Average Apartment Rent in Frankfort, Kentucky
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