Franklin County, Arkansas Population 2018

Franklin County, Arkansas's estimated population is 17,890 with a growth rate of 1.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Franklin County, Arkansas is the 41st largest county in Arkansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201717,803-87-0.49%
201717,8902191.24%
201617,671-68-0.38%
201517,739-76-0.43%
201417,815-85-0.47%
201317,900-45-0.25%
201217,945-48-0.27%
201117,993-135-0.74%
201018,1283,23121.69%
199014,8971921.31%
198014,7053,40430.12%
197011,3011,08810.65%
196010,213-2,145-17.36%
195012,358-3,325-21.20%
194015,683-79-0.50%
193015,762-3,602-18.60%
192019,364-1,274-6.17%
191020,6383,24318.64%
190017,395-2,539-12.74%
189019,9344,98333.33%
188014,9515,32455.30%
18709,6272,32931.91%
18607,2983,32683.74%
18503,9721,30749.04%
18402,6650.00%

Franklin County, Arkansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White16,820
American Indian and Alaska Native360
Two or More Races279
Black or African American176
Asian86
Some Other Race57
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander25

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Franklin County, Arkansas Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500600700 Male Population100200300400500600700 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Franklin County, Arkansas Median Age

41.4


Total

40.3


Male

42


Female

Franklin County, Arkansas Adults

There are 13,651 adults, (3,336 of whom are seniors) in Franklin County, Arkansas.

Franklin County, Arkansas Age Dependency

72.6

Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklin County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

9,129

51.28%

Male

8,674

48.72%

Franklin County, Arkansas Households and Families

Franklin County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Franklin County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.1%16.9%
All73.6%26.4%
Male68%32%
Non Family66.9%33.1%
Female50%50%

73.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Franklin County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,8622.5573.6
Married3,6013.1583.1
Non Family2,2291.1966.9
Female7383.1750
Male2943.8968

3.16

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Franklin County, Arkansas Households

Franklin County, Arkansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7656.31%
9th to 12th Grade1,55212.80%
High School Graduate4,85440.03%
Some College2,76022.76%
Associates Degree8256.80%
Bachelors Degree1,0608.74%
Graduate Degree3112.56%

Franklin County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,4009,2391,309
Hispanic2441523
Multiple Races18217247
Black14011713
Native American131121
Asian37252
Other Race3220
Islander134

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 94.51%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 25.82%.

Franklin County, Arkansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,427$37,132$25,953
Less Than High School$18,333$18,889$17,500
High School Grad$26,534$32,318$21,058
Some College$32,348$45,064$26,925
Bachelors Degree$39,326$$39,033
Graduate Degree$58,661$65,341$48,989

$30,427

Average Earnings

$37,132

Average Male

$25,953

Average Female

Franklin County, Arkansas Language

Franklin County, Arkansas Language by Age

Franklin County, Arkansas Language

98.09% of Franklin County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 1.91% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.19% of the population.

Franklin County, Arkansas Poverty

Franklin County, Arkansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,2313,50321.58%
Hispanic51127754.21%
Native360256.94%
Black912021.98%
Multiple276165.80%
Asian8633.49%

21.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.88%

Male Poverty Rate

22.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklin County, Arkansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Arkansas is Hispanic, with 54.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Arkansas is Asian, with 3.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.34%.

Franklin County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.88%
High School18.55%
Some College11.28%
Bachelors or Greater6.87%

Franklin County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed70.70%
Female Employed9.74%
Male Employed8.85%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Franklin County, Arkansas Income

Franklin County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,472$49,190
Families$46,227$58,634
Married Families$55,997$
Non Families$17,818$28,505

Franklin County, Arkansas Marital Status

Franklin County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.5%

Male Marriage Rate

52.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Franklin County, Arkansas Married by Age and Sex

Franklin County, Arkansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Franklin County, Arkansas Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Franklin County, Arkansas Veterans

Franklin County, Arkansas Veterans by War

1,496

Number of Veterans

1,430

Male Veterans

66

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam679
First Gulf War269
Second Gulf War231
Korea144
World War II22

Franklin County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74385
75+384
55 to 64367
35 to 54234
18 to 34126

Franklin County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,46811.30%
2 or More1910.44%
Black95.70%

Franklin County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

16.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

53.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklin County, Arkansas Employment Status

Franklin County, Arkansas Employment by Age

50%

Labor Force Participation

46.6%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Franklin County, Arkansas Employment by Race

Franklin County, Arkansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Franklin County, Arkansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ozark36843573-111-3.01%
Charleston25182466-52-2.07%
Altus758725-33-4.35%
Branch367357-10-2.72%
Denning314305-9-2.87%
Wiederkehr Village3837-1-2.63%
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