Franklin County, Alabama Population 2018

Franklin County, Alabama's estimated population is 31,495 with a growth rate of -0.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Franklin County, Alabama is the 37th largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201731,495-78-0.25%
201631,573-4-0.01%
201631,5771100.35%
201531,467-27-0.09%
201431,494-10-0.03%
201331,504-154-0.49%
201231,658-109-0.34%
201131,767180.06%
201031,7493,93514.15%
199027,814-536-1.89%
198028,3504,41718.46%
197023,9331,9458.85%
196021,988-3,717-14.46%
195025,705-1,847-6.70%
194027,5522,1808.59%
193025,3723,36115.27%
192022,0112,64213.64%
191019,3692,85817.31%
190016,5115,83054.58%
189010,6811,52616.67%
18809,1551,14914.35%
18708,006-10,621-57.02%
186018,627-983-5.01%
185019,6105,34037.42%
184014,2703,19228.81%
183011,0786,090122.09%
18204,9880.00%

Franklin County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White28,133
Black or African American1,427
Some Other Race1,244
Two or More Races336
American Indian and Alaska Native313
Asian102
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander18

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Franklin County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Franklin County, Alabama Median Age

39.1


Total

36.5


Male

41


Female

Franklin County, Alabama Adults

There are 23,901 adults, (5,052 of which are seniors) in Franklin County, Alabama.

Franklin County, Alabama Age Dependency

67.6

Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklin County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

16,020

50.74%

Male

15,553

49.26%

Franklin County, Alabama Households and Families

Franklin County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Franklin County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.2%19.8%
All68.8%31.2%
Non Family63.5%36.5%
Female48.7%51.3%
Male47.7%52.3%

68.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Franklin County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,6972.6768.8
Married5,8253.2480.2
Non Family3,5861.1263.5
Female1,5583.4748.7
Male7284.0747.7

3.26

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Franklin County, Alabama Households

Franklin County, Alabama Education

Franklin County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,32711.12%
9th to 12th Grade2,76513.21%
High School Graduate7,67836.69%
Some College3,84518.37%
Associates Degree1,7208.22%
Bachelors Degree1,6607.93%
Graduate Degree9334.46%

Franklin County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White17,46014,0702,446
Hispanic2,31483825
Black812691114
Other Race7131844
Native American313153
Multiple Races10975
Asian32128
Islander18

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 85.10%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 25.00%.

Franklin County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,996$30,330$22,063
Less Than High School$22,014$23,016$20,919
High School Grad$26,325$31,809$20,063
Some College$25,670$32,175$21,442
Bachelors Degree$36,883$47,472$31,351
Graduate Degree$52,116$55,850$51,679

$26,996

Average Earnings

$30,330

Average Male

$22,063

Average Female

Franklin County, Alabama Language

Franklin County, Alabama Language by Age

Franklin County, Alabama Language

85.42% of Franklin County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 14.58% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.71% of the population.

Franklin County, Alabama Poverty

Franklin County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White24,3264,69719.31%
Hispanic5,0541,72034.03%
Other1,24227121.82%
Black1,39317812.78%
Native31217556.09%
Multiple3159329.52%
Asian1028886.27%

22.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.48%

Male Poverty Rate

26.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklin County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Alabama is Asian, with 86.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Alabama is Black, with 12.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.05%.

Franklin County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.46%
High School15.90%
Some College12.95%
Bachelors or Greater3.02%

Franklin County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed56.10%
Male Unemployed32.91%
Male Employed8.87%
Female Employed6.44%

Franklin County, Alabama Income

Franklin County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,138$47,654
Families$45,271$55,736
Married Families$52,183$
Non Families$20,326$28,470

Franklin County, Alabama Marital Status

Franklin County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.7%

Male Marriage Rate

48.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Franklin County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Franklin County, Alabama Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Franklin County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

Franklin County, Alabama Veterans

Franklin County, Alabama Veterans by War

1,390

Number of Veterans

1,285

Male Veterans

105

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam451
Korea241
First Gulf War178
Second Gulf War170
World War II89

Franklin County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+423
65 to 74407
35 to 54354
55 to 64157
18 to 3449

Franklin County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3056.11%
Hispanic652.13%
Black555.05%
2 or More2413.87%
Indian61.92%

Franklin County, Alabama Veterans by Education

1.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklin County, Alabama Employment Status

Franklin County, Alabama Employment by Age

55.2%

Labor Force Participation

49.8%

Employment Rate

9.7%

Unemployment Rate

Franklin County, Alabama Employment by Race

Franklin County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Franklin County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Russellville98359815-20-0.20%
Red Bay31583119-39-1.23%
Phil Campbell1148127312510.89%
Vina358356-2-0.56%
Hodges286284-2-0.70%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990