Franklin County NC Information


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  1. Franklin County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forFranklin County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. North Carolina Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

Franklin County NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 68,900
Population in Households 67,319
Population in Familes 56,317
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,581
Population Density2 140
Diversity Index3 58


Median Household Income $54,203
Average Household Income $70,035
Per Capita Income $26,500


Total Housing Units 30,627 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,889 (61.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,126 (23.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,612 (15.1%)
Median Home Value $165,599
Average Home Value $210,670


Total Households 26,015
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 18,227
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 1.39% 1.45%
Households 1.33% 1.42%
Families 1.2% 1.34%
Median Household Income   2.71%
Per Capita Income   2.62%


Franklin County NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Franklin County to the other 100 counties and county equivalents in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 41 60th
Population Density # 45 56th
Diversity Index # 37 63rd
Median Household Income # 20 81st
Per Capita Income # 32 69th

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