The Frankfort Micropolitan Statistical Area, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is an area consisting of two counties in central Kentucky, anchored by the city of Frankfort. As of the 2000 census, the Micropolitan Statistical Area (μSA) had a population of 66,798 (though a July 1, 2009 estimate placed the population at 70,758). 
As of the census  of 2000, there were 66,798 people, 27,227 households, and 18,336 families residing within the μSA. The racial makeup of the μSA was 90.42% White, 7.35% African American, 0.13% Native American, 0.55% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.44% from other races, and 1.08% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.02% of the population.
The median income for a household in the μSA was $42,722, and the median income for a family was $50,945. Males had a median income of $32,976 versus $25,627 for females. The per capita income for the μSA was $19,925.
- "Table 1. Annual Estimates of the Population of Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2009 (CBSA-EST2009-01)". 2009 Population Estimates. United States Census Bureau, Population Division. 2010-03-23. Archived from the original ( CSV) on 2010-03-26. Retrieved 2010-03-24.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31.