Frankfort, Michigan

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Population in 2014: 1,287 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -14.9%
 
Males: 589  (45.8%)
Females: 698  (54.2%)
Median resident age:  58.4 years
Michigan median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 49635.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $39,634 (it was $33,821 in 2000)
Frankfort:

$39,634
MI:

$52,492

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,293 (it was $20,132 in 2000)

Frankfort city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $163,214 (it was $101,500 in 2000)
Frankfort:

$163,214
MI:

$147,100

Median gross rent in 2016: $742.

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  • Races in Frankfort, MI (2010)

    Frankfort races chart
    • 1,19693.0%White alone
    • 262.0%Hispanic
    • 251.9%American Indian alone
    • 141.1%Black alone
    • 141.1%Asian alone
    • 100.8%Two or more races
    • 10.08%Other race alone

Races in Frankfort detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Frankfort: 83.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (16.5%), Norwegian (13.5%), English (9.5%), Irish (8.7%), Dutch (8.2%), American (8.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 600 feet

Land area: 1.40 square miles.

Population density: 922 people per square mile   (low).

Frankfort,MI real estate house value index trend

Frankfort, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Frankfort:

  • High school or higher: 86.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Frankfort city:

  • Never married: 19.1%
  • Now married: 52.8%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 16.2%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

41 residents are foreign born (1.7% Latin America, 0.5% North America, 0.4% Asia).

This city:

3.0%
Michigan:

6.4%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Frankfort, Michigan as of December 13, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Frankfort to the number of sex offenders is 194 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,186 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,887 (1.2%)

Frankfort satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Green Bay, WI (88.1 miles , pop. 102,313).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (139.1 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (206.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Elberta, MI (1.1 miles ), Pilgrim, MI (1.5 miles) , Crystal Downs Country Club, MI (2.2 miles) , Benzonia, MI (2.6 miles ), Beulah, MI (2.6 miles ), Arcadia, MI (3.1 miles ), Honor, MI (3.3 miles ), Crystal Mountain, MI (3.7 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000

Latitude: 44.63 N, Longitude: 86.23 W

Area code: 231

Frankfort household income distribution Frankfort home values distribution

Crime rates in Frankfort by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2015 2016
Murders 00000001000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.069.30.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 10001000000200
per 100,000 65.40.00.00.067.20.00.00.00.00.00.0156.10.00.0
Robberies 00000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 11200502224032
per 100,000 65.466.2132.70.00.0337.80.0138.5141.4155.6312.30.0232.9155.9
Burglaries 2813569787541603
per 100,000 1,830.1860.9331.8399.2604.4473.0547.9484.8353.6311.378.1468.40.0233.8
Theft 6650113027333032282032293040
per 100,000 4,313.73,311.3729.91,996.01,813.32,229.72,054.82,216.11,980.21,556.42,498.02,263.92,329.23,117.7
Auto thefts 21303202010101
per 100,000 130.766.2199.10.0201.5135.10.0138.50.077.80.078.10.077.9
Arson 10001010000000
per 100,000 65.40.00.00.067.20.068.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 283.8) 366.7205.892.4107.8184.7200.7120.5299.9132.2121.4167.8254.5139.8178.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Frankfort detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.34
Michigan average:

1.74
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
Michigan:

4.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -34 (-2.2%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Frankfort: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Frankfort, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Frankfort-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Michigan state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.2 miles away from the Frankfort city center killed 2 people and injured 24 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/26/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 28.9 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Frankfort-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Michigan state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 331.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 366.3 miles away from Frankfort center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 298.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 257.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1994 at 21:23:06, a magnitude 3.5 (3.4 LG, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 150.9 miles away from Frankfort center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 330.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Benzie County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Frankfort topographic map

Birthplace of: Paul Edinger - 2005 NFL player (Minnesota Vikings, born: Jan 17, 1978).

Hospitals and medical centers in Frankfort:

  • PAUL OLIVER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 224 PARK AVENUE)
  • MAPLES BENZIE CO MEDICAL CARE (210 MAPLE ST)
  • PAUL OLIVER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL LTCU (224 PARK AVE)

airports located in Frankfort:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Frankfort:

  • Northwestern Michigan College (about 34 miles; Traverse City, MI; Full-time enrollment: 3,276)
  • Ferris State University (about 76 miles; Big Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 11,238)
  • University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (about 84 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 5,415)
  • Mid Michigan Community College (about 87 miles; Harrison, MI; FT enrollment: 3,653)
  • Saint Norbert College (about 92 miles; De Pere, WI; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (about 93 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 6,069)
  • Muskegon Community College (about 96 miles; Muskegon, MI; FT enrollment: 3,310)

Public high school in Frankfort:

Public elementary/middle school in Frankfort:

See full list of schools located in Frankfort

Library in Frankfort:

  • BENZIE SHORES DISTRICT LIBRARY (Operating income: $224,541; Location: 630 MAIN STREET; 22,405 books; 1,077 audio materials; 16 video materials; 80 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Frankfort: Frankfort City Hall (A), Frankfort Police Department (B), Benzie County Ambulance (C), Benzie Shores District Library (D), Frankfort City Volunteer Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Frankfort include: Frankfort United Methodist Church (A), Trinity Lutheran Church (B), Seventh-Day Adventist Church (C), First Congregational Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Frankfort: Marquette's Death Historical Marker (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Harborview Condo (510 Main Street), Harbor Lights Motel & Condominiums (105 2nd), Chimney Corners Resort (1602 Crystal Drive).

Benzie County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 60.4. This is better than average.

City:

60.4
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.50. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.50
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 15.8%
(16.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.0 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  54.6%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.5%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported
91 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
8 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary) in 2010

People in group quarters in Frankfort in 2000:

  • 99 people in nursing homes
  • 10 people in other group homes
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Frankfort, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Frankfort (2011 data):

  • State Savings Bank, Frankfort, Mich.: at 703 Main Street, branch established on 1901/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $83.3 mil, Deposits: $69.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Central-State Bancorp, Inc.
  • West Michigan Bank & Trust: West Michigan Bank & Trust at 501 Main Street, branch established on 1983/05/02. Info updated 2008/07/17: Bank assets: $41.6 mil, Deposits: $33.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.9
Michigan average:

10.9

Frankfort travel time to work - commute Frankfort mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Frankfort city (based on Benzie County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,15411
Evangelical Protestant80116
Catholic4651
Other32
None14,102-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Benzie County:

2.86 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Benzie County:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Benzie County:

4.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

12.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.8%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Benzie County:

28.8%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.1%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.0%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Frankfort:

39.7%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.6
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

16.6%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Frankfort:

7.0%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
Frankfort:

29.6%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

50.1%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Frankfort:

70.4%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Frankfort, MI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$7,259$43,5540$0
Other Government Administration 3$11,706$46,8240$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$12,800$51,2000$0
Streets and Highways 1$4,389$52,6680$0
Sewerage 1$3,366$40,3920$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,366$40,3920$0
Water Supply 1$4,416$52,9920$0
Totals for Government 12$47,302$47,3020$0

6.57% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,901 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.57%
Michigan average:

5.09%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Grand Traverse County, MI  1.74% ($27,114 average AGI)
from Leelanau County, MI  0.55% ($30,026)
from Manistee County, MI  0.44% ($22,742)


6.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,827 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.77%
Michigan average:

5.58%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Grand Traverse County, MI  2.19% ($26,232 average AGI)
to Manistee County, MI  0.52% ($31,486)
to Kent County, MI  0.30% ($27,190)

Strongest AM radio stations in Frankfort:

  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WLDR (1210 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KINGSLEY, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCCW (1310 AM; 15 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WCCW RADIO, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WDBC (680 AM; 10 kW; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: KMB BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WKJF (1370 AM; 5 kW; CADILLAC, MI; Owner: WKJF RADIO, INC.)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Frankfort:

  • WBNZ (99.3 FM; FRANKFORT, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGFN (98.1 FM; GLEN ARBOR, MI; Owner: NORTHERN STAR BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WJZJ (95.5 FM; GLEN ARBOR, MI; Owner: NORTHERN STAR BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WOUF (92.1 FM; BEULAH, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WTCM-FM (103.5 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WFCX (94.3 FM; LELAND, MI; Owner: NORTHERN MICHIGAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WIAA (88.7 FM; INTERLOCHEN, MI; Owner: INTERLOCHEN CENTER FOR THE ARTS)
  • WICA (91.5 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: INTERLOCHEN CENTER FOR THE ARTS)
  • WCUZ (100.1 FM; BEAR LAKE, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WLDR-FM (101.9 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WKVK (100.7 FM; HONOR, MI; Owner: NORTHERN RADIO OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • W201CM (88.1 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WNMC-FM (90.7 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: NORTHWESTERN MICHIGAN COLLEGE)
  • WLJN-FM (89.9 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: GOOD NEWS MEDIA, INC.)
  • WOLW (91.1 FM; CADILLAC, MI; Owner: NORTHERN CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WCCW-FM (107.5 FM; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WCCW RADIO, INC.)
  • WVXM (97.7 FM; MANISTEE, MI; Owner: XAVIER UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Frankfort:

  • WPBN-TV (Channel 7; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WPBN/WTOM LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • W34BZ (Channel 34; LUDINGTON, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W48BY (Channel 48; LUDINGTON, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W53CC (Channel 53; LUDINGTON, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W68DD (Channel 68; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W62CQ (Channel 62; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W25CU (Channel 25; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: EDWARD J. HESS AND/OR MADGE E. HESS)
  • W36BZ (Channel 36; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W56DF (Channel 56; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W15BM (Channel 15; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W34CE (Channel 34; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W48CC (Channel 48; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W52CP (Channel 52; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W58CN (Channel 58; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W66CX (Channel 66; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Frankfort fatal accident list:

Feb 1, 1994 04:38 PM, 22, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • $793,000Total costs
  • 8,655Total average daily traffic
  • 699Total average daily truck traffic
  • 15,387Total future (year 2014) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Frankfort)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

79 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 1532 Forrester (Lat: 44.610556 Lon: -86.160639), Call Sign: KQE938
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.5800 MHzGrant Date: 04/21/2005, Expiration Date: 07/11/2015, Cancellation Date: 09/19/2015Registrant: Grand Traverse Mobile Communications, 716 Boon Street, Traverse City, MI 49686, Phone: (231) 947-9851, Email:
  • 1532 Forrester Wbnz Tower (Lat: 44.610556 Lon: -86.160639), Call Sign: KNFP807, Licensee ID: L00083764
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.515 MHzGrant Date: 04/22/1997, Expiration Date: 05/19/2002, Cancellation Date: 09/22/2002Registrant: Paul Oliver Hospital, 224 Park Ave, Frankfort, MI 49635, Phone: (616) 352-9621
  • Lat: 44.698889 Lon: -86.215083, Call Sign: WPJY397
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.745 MHzGrant Date: 11/10/2011, Expiration Date: 12/12/2021, Certifier: Michael D MorrisRegistrant: Tele-Rad, Inc., 2351 Cass Road, Traverse City, MI 49684, Phone: (231) 947-8330, Fax: (231) 947-3882, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Frankfort)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-201T (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-360 SER (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2253M , Serial Number: 28R-7803116, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 12/02/1977
    Registrant (Corporation): Inmiav LLC, Po Box 272, Frankfort, MI 49635
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 8KCAB (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 101 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-320 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 53900 , Serial Number: 240-76, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 03/05/1976
    Registrant (Individual): Jeffrey A Nielsen, 641 Bacon Rd, Frankfort, MI 49635
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6345X , Serial Number: 7AC6048, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 08/26/1999
    Registrant (Individual): George E Regan, 865 Airport Rd, Frankfort, MI 49635
  • Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 71315 , Serial Number: 2742, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 03/15/1957
    Registrant (Individual): Nicholas Shewalter, 735 Airport Rd, Frankfort, MI 49635
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 310Q (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 167 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 718MA , Serial Number: 310Q1153, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 09/12/1974
    Registrant (Corporation): Crystal Lake Aviation Inc, 1361 Bellows Ave, Frankfort, MI 49635
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7327D , Serial Number: 22-5115, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 04/10/1957
    Registrant (Corporation): Frankfort Flying Club Inc, 3963 Raymond Rd, Frankfort, MI 49635
  • Aircraft: BEECH B35 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E185 SERIES (205 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8724R , Serial Number: D-2650, Year manufactured: 1950, Airworthiness Date: 02/27/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Nicholas Shewalter, 735 Airport Rd, Frankfort, MI 49635

Drinking water stations with addresses in Frankfort and their reported violations in the past:

FRANKFORT, CITY OF (Population served: 1,513, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-17-2013), St Public Notif received (2 times from JUL-22-2013 to AUG-28-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-17-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-22-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-17-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-22-2013)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Frankfort that have no violations reported:

  • MOUNTAIN VIEW MINI-MART (Population served: 350, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • TRICK DOG CAFE (Population served: 250, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • THE MANITOU RESTAURANT (Population served: 175, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HERRING LAKE BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 55, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LIVING WATERS CHRISTIAN CENTER (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
  • Hazardous Condition: 36

Incident types - Frankfort

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Most common first names in Frankfort, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary4282.1 years
Robert3274.6 years
William2671.6 years
John2379.6 years
James2278.1 years
George1980.6 years
Charles1777.3 years
Ruth1684.7 years
Anna1681.9 years
Margaret1681.8 years
Most common last names in Frankfort, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2075.5 years
Smith1978.7 years
Smeltzer1278.3 years
Mead1178.2 years
Putney978.4 years
Olsen977.9 years
Brown880.0 years
Clark880.0 years
Anderson879.4 years
Peterson783.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (87%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Businesses in Frankfort, MI

  • FedEx: 1
  • True Value: 2
  • Vans: 1

Frankfort compared to Michigan state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
There are 11 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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