Franklin County, Arkansas Population 2018

Franklin County, Arkansas's estimated population is 17,890 with a growth rate of 0.51% 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
201717,890910.51%
201617,7991280.72%
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
White16,789
American Indian and Alaska Native423
Two or More Races317
Black or African American164
Asian64
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander26
Some Other Race16

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

Franklin County, Arkansas 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, Arkansas Median Age

41


Total

40.1


Male

41.7


Female

Franklin County, Arkansas Adults

There are 13,563 adults, (3,275 of which are seniors) in Franklin County, Arkansas.

Franklin County, Arkansas Age Dependency

72.9

Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklin County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

9,004

50.59%

Male

8,795

49.41%

Franklin County, Arkansas Households and Families

Franklin County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Franklin County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.3%17.7%
Male73.4%26.6%
All73.2%26.8%
Non Family64%36%
Female50.3%49.7%

73.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Franklin County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,7792.5873.2
Married3,6763.1582.3
Non Family2,1651.264
Female6043.3450.3
Male3343.7273.4

3.13

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

4.4%

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 Grade7296.05%
9th to 12th Grade1,54112.80%
High School Graduate4,91640.83%
Some College2,47320.54%
Associates Degree8156.77%
Bachelors Degree1,1259.34%
Graduate Degree4423.67%

Franklin County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,3699,2301,527
Hispanic2301483
Multiple Races16014929
Native American137128
Black12811911
Asian3322
Islander134
Other Race55

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 18.13%.

Franklin County, Arkansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,097$39,051$25,824
Less Than High School$15,737$19,375$13,750
High School Grad$26,832$33,852$20,897
Some College$35,060$45,455$27,926
Bachelors Degree$40,060$53,036$38,544
Graduate Degree$51,875$60,982$46,005

$31,097

Average Earnings

$39,051

Average Male

$25,824

Average Female

Franklin County, Arkansas Language

Franklin County, Arkansas Language by Age

Franklin County, Arkansas Language

97.88% of Franklin County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 2.12% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.33% of the population.

Franklin County, Arkansas Poverty

Franklin County, Arkansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,2233,43021.14%
Hispanic48819439.75%
Black1153732.17%
Native423286.62%
Multiple294217.14%
Asian6423.13%

21.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.66%

Male Poverty Rate

21.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklin County, Arkansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Arkansas is Hispanic, with 39.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Arkansas is Asian, with 3.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.24%.

Franklin County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.63%
High School17.49%
Some College11.22%
Bachelors or Greater7.85%

Franklin County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed71.56%
Female Unemployed23.59%
Female Employed10.41%
Male Employed8.42%

Franklin County, Arkansas Income

Franklin County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,482$49,614
Families$47,738$58,859
Married Families$56,170$
Non Families$18,734$28,145

Franklin County, Arkansas Marital Status

Franklin County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.3%

Male Marriage Rate

53.6%

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

Franklin County, Arkansas Veterans

Franklin County, Arkansas Veterans by War

1,432

Number of Veterans

1,371

Male Veterans

61

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam655
First Gulf War253
Second Gulf War159
Korea124
World War II55

Franklin County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64383
65 to 74340
75+323
35 to 54255
18 to 34131

Franklin County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,41310.89%
2 or More199.64%
Hispanic92.98%

Franklin County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

20.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklin County, Arkansas Employment Status

Franklin County, Arkansas Employment by Age

51.4%

Labor Force Participation

46.7%

Employment Rate

8.8%

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