Franklin County, Massachusetts Population 2018

Franklin County, Massachusetts's estimated population is 70,702 with a growth rate of 0.12% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Franklin County, Massachusetts is the 12th largest county in Massachusetts.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201770,9262240.32%
201770,702840.12%
201670,618-185-0.26%
201570,803-392-0.55%
201471,195-116-0.16%
201371,311-320-0.45%
201271,631-27-0.04%
201171,6583050.43%
201071,3531,2611.80%
199070,0925,7758.98%
198064,3175,1078.63%
197059,2104,3467.92%
196054,8642,1174.01%
195052,7473,2946.66%
194049,453-159-0.32%
193049,6122510.51%
192049,3615,76113.21%
191043,6002,3915.80%
190041,2092,5996.73%
189038,6102,6097.25%
188036,0013,36610.31%
187032,6351,2013.82%
186031,4345641.83%
185030,8702,0587.14%
184028,812-689-2.34%
183029,5012330.80%
182029,2680.00%

Franklin County, Massachusetts Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White66,356
Two or More Races1,747
Asian1,133
Black or African American1,023
Some Other Race466
American Indian and Alaska Native138
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander63

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

Franklin County, Massachusetts Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,5002,0002,5003,0003,500 Male Population5001,0001,5002,0002,5003,0003,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Franklin County, Massachusetts Median Age

45.9


Total

44.3


Male

47.5


Female

Franklin County, Massachusetts Adults

There are 58,130 adults, (13,785 of whom are seniors) in Franklin County, Massachusetts.

Franklin County, Massachusetts Age Dependency

59.9

Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklin County, Massachusetts Sex Ratio

Female

36,263

51.13%

Male

34,663

48.87%

Franklin County, Massachusetts Households and Families

Franklin County, Massachusetts Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Franklin County, Massachusetts Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.6%12.4%
All68.9%31.1%
Male59.8%40.2%
Non Family53%47%
Female52.9%47.1%

68.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Franklin County, Massachusetts Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All30,5122.2768.9
Married13,8082.9587.6
Non Family12,5931.2953
Female2,9682.9752.9
Male1,1432.9759.8

2.86

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

8.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Franklin County, Massachusetts Households

Franklin County, Massachusetts Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9781.85%
9th to 12th Grade2,8275.35%
High School Graduate14,74427.89%
Some College9,20817.42%
Associates Degree5,67510.74%
Bachelors Degree9,93618.80%
Graduate Degree9,49417.96%

Franklin County, Massachusetts Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White49,40746,25218,153
Hispanic1,2611,014338
Asian848657425
Multiple Races813721307
Black572396199
Other Race25818454
Native American888340
Islander464616

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 50.12%.

Franklin County, Massachusetts Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,534$43,984$32,472
Less Than High School$18,472$20,089$16,941
High School Grad$31,180$40,197$22,070
Some College$36,169$42,423$31,880
Bachelors Degree$41,880$47,355$37,376
Graduate Degree$54,265$65,735$48,353

$37,534

Average Earnings

$43,984

Average Male

$32,472

Average Female

Franklin County, Massachusetts Language

Franklin County, Massachusetts Language by Age

Franklin County, Massachusetts Language

93.32% of Franklin County, Massachusetts residents speak only English, while 6.68% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 3.29% of the population.

Franklin County, Massachusetts Poverty

Franklin County, Massachusetts Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White63,7996,2069.73%
Hispanic2,57162724.39%
Black90743948.40%
Multiple1,73441924.16%
Other41816238.76%
Asian1,121605.35%
Native1312216.79%

10.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.37%

Male Poverty Rate

11.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklin County, Massachusetts

The race most likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Massachusetts is Black, with 48.40% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Massachusetts is Asian, with 5.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.32%.

Franklin County, Massachusetts Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.00%
High School10.58%
Some College8.57%
Bachelors or Greater5.37%

Franklin County, Massachusetts Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed34.82%
Female Unemployed27.98%
Female Employed6.94%
Male Employed4.33%

Franklin County, Massachusetts Income

Franklin County, Massachusetts Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,307$75,213
Families$76,112$92,402
Married Families$87,608$105,623
Non Families$32,660$47,792

Franklin County, Massachusetts Marital Status

Franklin County, Massachusetts Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.4%

Male Marriage Rate

47.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Franklin County, Massachusetts Married by Age and Sex

Franklin County, Massachusetts 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 45To54.

Franklin County, Massachusetts Marital Status by Race


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

Franklin County, Massachusetts Veterans

Franklin County, Massachusetts Veterans by War

5,165

Number of Veterans

4,799

Male Veterans

366

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,108
First Gulf War531
Second Gulf War477
World War II378
Korea370

Franklin County, Massachusetts Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,542
75+1,238
55 to 641,180
35 to 54964
18 to 34241

Franklin County, Massachusetts Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,0419.15%
Hispanic1005.81%
2 or More727.58%
Black243.52%
Other226.29%
Asian60.67%

Franklin County, Massachusetts Veterans by Education

4.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklin County, Massachusetts Employment Status

Franklin County, Massachusetts Employment by Age

65.7%

Labor Force Participation

61.9%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Franklin County, Massachusetts Employment by Race

Franklin County, Massachusetts Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Franklin County, Massachusetts

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Greenfield Town174561745600.00%
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