Franklin County, Virginia Population 2018

Franklin County, Virginia's estimated population is 56,445 with a growth rate of 0.38% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Franklin County, Virginia is the 32nd largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201756,4452150.38%
201656,230710.13%
201656,159-72-0.13%
201556,231-41-0.07%
201456,272-7-0.01%
201356,279-20-0.04%
201256,299-44-0.08%
201156,3431540.27%
201056,18916,64042.07%
199039,5493,80910.66%
198035,7408,88233.07%
197026,8589333.60%
196025,9251,3655.56%
195024,560-1,304-5.04%
194025,8641,5276.27%
193024,337-1,946-7.40%
192026,283-197-0.74%
191026,4805272.03%
190025,9539683.87%
189024,985-99-0.39%
188025,0846,82037.34%
187018,264-1,834-9.13%
186020,0982,66815.31%
185017,4301,59810.09%
184015,8329216.18%
183014,9112,89424.08%
182012,0171,29312.06%
181010,7241,42215.29%
18009,3022,46035.95%
17906,8420.00%

Franklin County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White50,007
Black or African American4,646
Some Other Race687
Two or More Races663
Asian124
American Indian and Alaska Native103

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

Franklin County, Virginia 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, Virginia Median Age

45.4


Total

45.1


Male

45.7


Female

Franklin County, Virginia Adults

There are 45,209 adults, (11,640 of which are seniors) in Franklin County, Virginia.

Franklin County, Virginia Age Dependency

67.5

Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklin County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

28,638

50.93%

Male

27,592

49.07%

Franklin County, Virginia Households and Families

Franklin County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Franklin County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.3%9.7%
All79.3%20.7%
Non Family69%31%
Male56%44%
Female55.2%44.8%

79.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Franklin County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,9762.3879.3
Married13,1692.8490.3
Non Family6,5051.1469
Female2,4743.0255.2
Male8282.8956

2.79

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Franklin County, Virginia Households

Franklin County, Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,2525.57%
9th to 12th Grade3,6479.02%
High School Graduate13,50533.42%
Some College9,38523.22%
Associates Degree3,2788.11%
Bachelors Degree5,18312.83%
Graduate Degree3,1627.82%

Franklin County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White36,07531,1077,895
Black3,0852,530326
Hispanic65534218
Other Race28422240
Multiple Races25720038
Asian12412446
Native American7872

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 37.10%.

Franklin County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,596$36,307$29,931
Less Than High School$22,484$26,086$15,487
High School Grad$29,063$31,287$24,621
Some College$31,765$38,446$26,790
Bachelors Degree$43,665$50,868$40,609
Graduate Degree$50,684$75,300$43,147

$32,596

Average Earnings

$36,307

Average Male

$29,931

Average Female

Franklin County, Virginia Language

Franklin County, Virginia Language by Age

Franklin County, Virginia Language

96.47% of Franklin County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 3.53% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.36% of the population.

Franklin County, Virginia Poverty

Franklin County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White47,9425,70411.90%
Hispanic1,4131,00471.05%
Black4,23196022.69%
Other64047974.84%
Multiple60110817.97%

14.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.11%

Male Poverty Rate

15.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklin County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Virginia is Other, with 74.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Virginia is White, with 11.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.04%.

Franklin County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.79%
High School12.44%
Some College10.07%
Bachelors or Greater4.27%

Franklin County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.07%
Male Unemployed34.66%
Female Employed8.70%
Male Employed6.42%

Franklin County, Virginia Income

Franklin County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,720$63,124
Families$60,035$73,074
Married Families$65,841$
Non Families$23,343$34,682

Franklin County, Virginia Marital Status

Franklin County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.6%

Male Marriage Rate

54.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Franklin County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Franklin County, Virginia 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, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Franklin County, Virginia Veterans

Franklin County, Virginia Veterans by War

4,313

Number of Veterans

4,103

Male Veterans

210

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,887
First Gulf War644
Korea522
Second Gulf War258
World War II116

Franklin County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,247
75+1,076
35 to 54940
55 to 64879
18 to 34171

Franklin County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,9929.85%
Black2556.90%
Hispanic495.22%
Other338.09%
2 or More257.42%
Indian87.77%

Franklin County, Virginia Veterans by Education

5.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklin County, Virginia Employment Status

Franklin County, Virginia Employment by Age

58%

Labor Force Participation

54.2%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

Franklin County, Virginia Employment by Race

Franklin County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Franklin County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Rocky Mount47774798210.44%
Boones Mill234232-2-0.85%
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