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Frenchtown is a township in Monroe County, in the Monroe metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Michigan named Frenchtown. For links to other places called Frenchtown, MI, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Frenchtown is 41.963N. The longitude is -83.358W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 594 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 20,777.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Frenchtown demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Monroe County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 48166 ZIP code.
23% of Frenchtown residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Frenchtown ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Frenchtown was $21,335, compared with $21,587 nationally.
9% of Frenchtown residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Frenchtown, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $524. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $976.
Monroe County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Frenchtown political report.
The average commute time for Frenchtown workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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