Franklin County, Maine Population 2018

Franklin County, Maine's estimated population is 29,988 with a growth rate of -0.93% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Franklin County, Maine is the 15th largest county in Maine.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201729,988-282-0.93%
201630,2701990.66%
201630,071-1-0.00%
201530,072-164-0.54%
201430,236-283-0.93%
201330,519-132-0.43%
201230,651-80-0.26%
201130,731160.05%
201030,7151,7075.88%
199029,0081,9107.05%
198027,0984,65420.74%
197022,4442,37511.83%
196020,069-613-2.96%
195020,6827863.95%
194019,896-45-0.23%
193019,9411160.59%
192019,8257063.69%
191019,1196753.66%
190018,4441,3918.16%
189017,053-1,127-6.20%
188018,180-627-3.33%
187018,807-1,596-7.82%
186020,4033761.88%
185020,027-774-3.72%
184020,8010.00%

Franklin County, Maine Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White29,281
Two or More Races463
Asian145
Black or African American131
American Indian and Alaska Native126
Some Other Race85
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander39

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

Franklin County, Maine 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, Maine Median Age

45.3


Total

44.5


Male

46


Female

Franklin County, Maine Adults

There are 24,731 adults, (5,903 of which are seniors) in Franklin County, Maine.

Franklin County, Maine Age Dependency

60.8

Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklin County, Maine Sex Ratio

Female

15,429

50.97%

Male

14,841

49.03%

Franklin County, Maine Households and Families

Franklin County, Maine Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Franklin County, Maine Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.1%6.9%
Male85.4%14.6%
All79.9%20.1%
Non Family66.2%33.8%
Female56.3%43.7%

79.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Franklin County, Maine Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,6842.4979.9
Married5,9882.9293.1
Non Family4,3151.4566.2
Female9703.9956.3
Male4113.6185.4

2.98

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Franklin County, Maine Households

Franklin County, Maine Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5492.55%
9th to 12th Grade1,0765.00%
High School Graduate7,94836.94%
Some College4,34120.18%
Associates Degree2,0599.57%
Bachelors Degree3,67117.06%
Graduate Degree1,8718.70%

Franklin County, Maine Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,81219,2725,291
Hispanic223213109
Multiple Races21621575
Asian1208621
Native American1098022
Other Race444421
Islander393910
Black362511

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 48.88%.

Franklin County, Maine Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,905$34,547$25,633
Less Than High School$11,991$22,841$6,303
High School Grad$25,693$31,027$20,731
Some College$28,972$37,163$26,056
Bachelors Degree$34,859$45,000$31,512
Graduate Degree$47,875$49,000$47,500

$28,905

Average Earnings

$34,547

Average Male

$25,633

Average Female

Franklin County, Maine Language

Franklin County, Maine Language by Age

Franklin County, Maine Language

97.29% of Franklin County, Maine residents speak only English, while 2.71% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.64% of the population.

Franklin County, Maine Poverty

Franklin County, Maine Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White27,8323,80013.65%
Hispanic3589927.65%
Multiple4485913.17%
Asian1335944.36%
Black1065148.11%
Native1223125.41%

14.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.54%

Male Poverty Rate

15.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklin County, Maine

The race most likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Maine is Black, with 48.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Maine is Multiple, with 13.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.89%.

Franklin County, Maine Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.56%
High School13.60%
Some College10.98%
Bachelors or Greater6.01%

Franklin County, Maine Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.95%
Male Unemployed46.87%
Female Employed8.65%
Male Employed7.99%

Franklin County, Maine Income

Franklin County, Maine Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,007$56,692
Families$55,435$68,525
Married Families$63,274$
Non Families$25,634$34,399

Franklin County, Maine Marital Status

Franklin County, Maine Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.0%

Male Marriage Rate

48.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Franklin County, Maine Married by Age and Sex

Franklin County, Maine 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 55To64.

Franklin County, Maine Marital Status by Race

Franklin County, Maine Veterans

Franklin County, Maine Veterans by War

2,847

Number of Veterans

2,655

Male Veterans

192

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,223
First Gulf War294
Second Gulf War281
Korea251
World War II225

Franklin County, Maine Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74911
75+641
55 to 64564
35 to 54563
18 to 34168

Franklin County, Maine Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,77911.58%
2 or More279.38%
Indian2721.43%
Hawaiian1025.64%
Hispanic41.25%
Asian21.49%
Black23.28%

Franklin County, Maine Veterans by Education

6.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklin County, Maine Employment Status

Franklin County, Maine Employment by Age

60.8%

Labor Force Participation

56.5%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Franklin County, Maine Employment by Race

Franklin County, Maine Employment by Education

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