Franklin County, North Carolina Population 2018

Franklin County, North Carolina's estimated population is 66,168 with a growth rate of 5.05% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Franklin County, North Carolina is the 41st largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201766,1683,1795.05%
201662,989-1,670-2.58%
201664,6591,0001.57%
201563,6599211.47%
201462,7386331.02%
201362,1056881.12%
201261,4174530.74%
201160,9641390.23%
201060,82524,41167.04%
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
White42,412
Black or African American16,230
Two or More Races1,644
Some Other Race1,634
American Indian and Alaska Native808
Asian260
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1

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

Franklin County, North Carolina 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, North Carolina Median Age

40.4


Total

39.1


Male

42.3


Female

Franklin County, North Carolina Adults

There are 48,565 adults, (9,574 of which are seniors) in Franklin County, North Carolina.

Franklin County, North Carolina Age Dependency

61.5

Age Dependency Ratio

24.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklin County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

31,754

50.41%

Male

31,235

49.59%

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
Married82.7%17.3%
All72.9%27.1%
Non Family68.2%31.8%
Male66.8%33.2%
Female48.6%51.4%

72.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Franklin County, North Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All23,7192.5972.9
Married12,1533.1282.7
Non Family7,3591.2168.2
Female3,2253.4448.6
Male9823.4566.8

3.12

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Franklin County, North Carolina Households

Franklin County, North Carolina Education

Franklin County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,3485.44%
9th to 12th Grade4,90811.37%
High School Graduate13,02530.19%
Some College9,57722.19%
Associates Degree4,48710.40%
Bachelors Degree6,14114.23%
Graduate Degree2,6646.17%

Franklin County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White28,90225,7166,355
Black10,8168,0761,769
Hispanic2,3941,198336
Other Race80734569
Multiple Races766550205
Native American42729072
Asian20619692
Islander111

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 100.00%.

Franklin County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,520$35,091$28,708
Less Than High School$17,753$17,994$16,964
High School Grad$28,052$31,792$24,568
Some College$32,040$43,243$26,447
Bachelors Degree$43,460$48,712$40,817
Graduate Degree$50,354$54,766$49,118

$31,520

Average Earnings

$35,091

Average Male

$28,708

Average Female

Franklin County, North Carolina Language

Franklin County, North Carolina Language by Age

Franklin County, North Carolina Language

92.49% of Franklin County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 7.51% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.13% of the population.

Franklin County, North Carolina Poverty

Franklin County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White39,3494,77212.13%
Black15,3043,15920.64%
Hispanic4,9271,68334.16%
Multiple1,60452432.67%
Other1,61750231.05%
Native80618723.20%
Asian25020.80%

16.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.70%

Male Poverty Rate

17.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklin County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, North Carolina is Hispanic, with 34.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, North Carolina is Asian, with 0.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.85%.

Franklin County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.31%
High School14.88%
Some College13.19%
Bachelors or Greater3.84%

Franklin County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed39.01%
Female Unemployed33.94%
Male Employed8.28%
Female Employed7.98%

Franklin County, North Carolina Income

Franklin County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,272$57,057
Families$53,788$65,605
Married Families$65,167$75,511
Non Families$26,777$35,660

Franklin County, North Carolina Marital Status

Franklin County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.3%

Male Marriage Rate

48.9%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Franklin County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Franklin County, North Carolina Veterans

Franklin County, North Carolina Veterans by War

3,764

Number of Veterans

3,423

Male Veterans

341

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,334
First Gulf War982
Second Gulf War863
Korea234
World War II75

Franklin County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,279
65 to 74800
55 to 64797
75+526
18 to 34362

Franklin County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,9188.79%
Black7545.96%
Hispanic923.14%
Indian468.10%
Asian2812.12%
2 or More182.08%

Franklin County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

8.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklin County, North Carolina Employment Status

Franklin County, North Carolina Employment by Age

59.2%

Labor Force Participation

54.4%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

Franklin County, North Carolina Employment by Race

Franklin County, North Carolina Employment by Education

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%
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