Franklin, Indiana Population 2021

26,414
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Franklin is a city located in Johnson County Indiana. It is also the county seat of Johnson County. With a 2020 population of 26,414, it is the 39th largest city in Indiana and the 1463rd largest city in the United States . Franklin is currently growing at a rate of 1.55% annually and its population has increased by 11.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 23,712 in 2010. Franklin reached it's highest population of 26,414 in 2021. Spanning over 13 miles, Franklin has a population density of 1,965 people per square mile.

The average household income in Franklin is $72,640 with a poverty rate of 10.05%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $880 per month, and the median house value is $129,200. The median age in Franklin is 37.9 years, 37.2 years for males, and 39.2 years for females.

Franklin Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Franklin was:

  • White: 95.38%
  • Two or more races: 1.80%
  • Black or African American: 1.06%
  • Other race: 0.99%
  • Asian: 0.77%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Franklin, Indiana is 26,414 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 25,205.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 23,712.

Franklin, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White23,94695.38%
Two or More Races4531.80%
Black or African American2661.06%
Some Other Race2480.99%
Asian1930.77%
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Franklin Population by Race

Franklin Population Pyramid $2021

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Franklin Median Age

37.9


Total

37.2


Male

39.2


Female

Franklin Adults

There are 19,147 adults, (3,996 of whom are seniors) in Franklin.

Franklin Age Dependency

65.7

Age Dependency Ratio

26.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklin Sex Ratio

Female

12,857

51.21%

Male

12,249

48.79%

Franklin Population by Age

Franklin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Franklin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.8%18.2%
All67%33%
Female54.7%45.3%
Non Family52.6%47.4%
Male48.9%51.1%

67.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Franklin Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,2952.5767
Married4,5543.1281.8
Non Family3,0631.2852.6
Female1,2323.5554.7
Male4463.0848.9

3.08

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

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Franklin Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3021.80%
9th to 12th Grade1,3658.14%
High School Graduate6,13336.59%
Some College3,49120.83%
Associates Degree1,3918.30%
Bachelors Degree2,64815.80%
Graduate Degree1,4308.53%
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Franklin Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Franklin Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White16,06414,4703,860
Hispanic366315145
Black13312822
Asian13213245
Other Race104104
2+ Races65486

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 hispanic people with a rate of 39.62%.

Franklin Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,859$47,312$32,100
Less Than 9th Grade$26,663$26,970$23,750
High School Graduate$31,808$45,449$21,532
Some College$41,280$49,404$31,317
Bachelors Degree$45,799$50,368$43,964
Graduate Degree$57,977$63,311$54,375

$40,859

Average Earnings

$47,312

Average Male

$32,100

Average Female

Franklin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Franklin Language by Age

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Franklin Language

96.78% of Franklin residents speak only English, while 3.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.04% of the population.

Franklin Language

Franklin Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,3872,1429.57%
Multiple41721150.60%
Hispanic674598.75%
Black2192210.05%
Other1752112.00%

10.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.70%

Male Poverty Rate

10.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Franklin is Multiple, with 50.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Franklin is Hispanic, with 8.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.27%.

Franklin Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.34%
High School7.93%
Some College5.62%
Bachelors or Greater2.35%

Franklin Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed20.63%
Female Unemployed15.72%
Female Employed6.00%
Male Employed1.53%

Franklin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Franklin Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$59,930$72,640
Families$72,757$82,350
Married Families$86,505-
Non Families$36,733$46,099
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Income by Household Type

Franklin Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.8%

Male Marriage Rate

46.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Franklin Married by Age and Sex

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Franklin Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Franklin Marital Status by Race

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Franklin Marital Status

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1,662

Number of Veterans

1,585

Male Veterans

77

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam495
Second Gulf War435
First Gulf War394
Korea103
World War II101

Franklin Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54450
75+429
65 to 74364
55 to 64229
18 to 34190

Franklin Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6408.86%
Hispanic265.51%
2+ Races2219.82%

Franklin Veterans by Race

Franklin Veterans by Education

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4.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklin Veterans by Education

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66.4%

Labor Force Participation

62.8%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Franklin Employment by Age

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Franklin Employment by Race

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Franklin Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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74.79%

Born in Franklin

98.29%

Native Born

1.71%

Foreign Born

0.54%

Non Citizen

1.17%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.29% of Franklin residents were born in the United States, with 74.79% having been born in Indiana. 0.54% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Franklin Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202126,4144031.55%
202026,0114031.57%
201925,6084031.60%
201825,2052170.87%
201724,9882280.92%
201624,7602410.98%
201524,5191950.80%
201424,3241740.72%
201324,1501740.73%
201223,9761840.77%
201123,792530.22%
201023,7394,2762.01%
200019,4636,5564.19%
199012,9071,3441.11%
198011,563860.07%
197011,4772,0241.96%
19609,4532,1372.60%
19507,3161,0521.56%
19406,2645820.98%
19305,6827731.47%
19204,9094070.87%
19104,5024971.18%
19004,0052240.58%
18903,7816651.95%
18803,1164091.42%
18702,7070.00%

Franklin Population by Year