Franklin County, North Carolina Population 2019

Franklin County, North Carolina's estimated population is 66,033 with a growth rate of 2.22% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Franklin County, North Carolina is the 40th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201867,5601,5272.31%
201766,0331,4372.22%
201664,5969661.52%
201563,6309411.50%
201462,6896241.01%
201362,0656731.10%
201261,3924650.76%
201160,9271090.18%
201060,81824,40467.02%
199036,4146,35921.16%
198030,0553,23512.06%
197026,820-1,935-6.73%
196028,755-2,586-8.25%
195031,3419593.16%
194030,3829263.14%
193029,4562,78910.46%
192026,6671,9758.00%
191024,692-424-1.69%
190025,1164,02619.09%
189021,0902611.25%
188020,8296,69547.37%
187014,134270.19%
186014,1072,39420.44%
185011,7137336.68%
184010,9803152.95%
183010,6659249.49%
18209,741-425-4.18%
181010,1661,63719.19%
18008,52997012.83%
17907,5590.00%

Franklin County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White43,224
Black or African American16,395
Some Other Race1,644
Two or More Races1,527
American Indian and Alaska Native691
Asian289
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander96

Franklin County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2019

Franklin County, North Carolina Median Age

40.9


Total

39.2


Male

42.3


Female

Franklin County, North Carolina Adults

There are 49,345 adults, (9,927 of whom are seniors) in Franklin County, North Carolina.

Franklin County, North Carolina Age Dependency

62

Age Dependency Ratio

25.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklin County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

32,049

50.18%

Male

31,817

49.82%

Franklin County, North Carolina Households and Families

Franklin County, North Carolina Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Franklin County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83%17%
All73.1%26.9%
Non Family69.3%30.7%
Male62.4%37.6%
Female47.1%52.9%

73.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,2872.5673.1
Married12,9503.0283
Non Family6,7291.2169.3
Female3,5373.2547.1
Male1,0713.2462.4

3.01

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Franklin County, North Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,3635.39%
9th to 12th Grade4,55810.40%
High School Graduate13,16730.04%
Some College9,79422.35%
Associates Degree4,73210.80%
Bachelors Degree6,50714.85%
Graduate Degree2,7056.17%

Franklin County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White29,32926,6176,573
Black11,0598,2472,046
Hispanic2,4791,182308
Other Race790381110
Multiple Races740548182
Native American34022642
Asian201187104
Islander20201

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 asian people with a rate of 51.74%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,940$37,160$30,532
Less Than High School$18,271$19,112$16,419
High School Grad$31,035$34,111$26,805
Some College$32,063$42,409$28,202
Bachelors Degree$45,000$53,074$40,102
Graduate Degree$52,549$57,019$51,848

$32,940

Average Earnings

$37,160

Average Male

$30,532

Average Female

Franklin County, North Carolina Language

Franklin County, North Carolina Language by Age

Franklin County, North Carolina Language

92.04% of Franklin County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 7.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.65% of the population.

Franklin County, North Carolina Poverty

Franklin County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White39,8444,63711.64%
Black15,5513,38121.74%
Hispanic5,1241,82935.69%
Other1,63365239.93%
Multiple1,49034423.09%
Native69117425.18%
Asian28931.04%

16.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.83%

Male Poverty Rate

17.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklin County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, North Carolina is Other, with 39.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, North Carolina is Asian, with 1.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.67%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.28%
High School13.98%
Some College13.19%
Bachelors or Greater3.50%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed40.50%
Female Unemployed35.36%
Male Employed8.02%
Female Employed7.73%

Franklin County, North Carolina Income

Franklin County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,344$60,778
Families$55,985$67,983
Married Families$67,422$76,877
Non Families$28,554$39,072

Franklin County, North Carolina Marital Status

Franklin County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Franklin County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Franklin County, North Carolina Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Franklin County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Franklin County, North Carolina Veterans

3,756

Number of Veterans

3,472

Male Veterans

284

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,474
First Gulf War933
Second Gulf War800
Korea222
World War II54

Franklin County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,8298.36%
Black8096.30%
Hispanic732.37%
2 or More637.45%
Indian285.89%
Asian2711.95%

Franklin County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

7.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklin County, North Carolina Employment Status

59.5%

Labor Force Participation

55.1%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Franklin County, North Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Wake Forest 30102401121001033.25%
Louisburg340635531474.32%
Franklinton202121331125.54%
Youngsville1157129313611.75%
Bunn341359185.28%
Centerville899233.37%
  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