Franklin, Kentucky Population 2020

9,051
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Franklin is a city located in Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 9,051, it is the 45th largest city in Kentucky and the 3300th largest city in the United States. Franklin is currently growing at a rate of 0.46% annually and its population has increased by 7.65% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,408 in 2010. Spanning over 15 miles, Franklin has a population density of 619 people per square mile.

The average household income in Franklin is $47,282 with a poverty rate of 19.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $814 per month, and the median house value is $105,300. The median age in Franklin is 36.1 years, 31.8 years for males, and 39.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.3 males.

Franklin Demographics

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

  • White: 76.83%
  • Black or African American: 16.99%
  • Two or more races: 2.80%
  • Asian: 1.39%
  • Other race: 1.35%
  • Native American: 0.64%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Franklin, Kentucky is 9,051, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,969.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,408.

Franklin, Kentucky Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,73276.83%
Black or African American1,48916.99%
Two or More Races2452.80%
Asian1221.39%
Some Other Race1181.35%
American Indian and Alaska Native560.64%
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Franklin Population Pyramid 2020

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Franklin Median Age

36.1


Total

31.8


Male

39.8


Female

Franklin Adults

There are 6,583 adults, (1,404 of whom are seniors) in Franklin.

Franklin Age Dependency

69.2

Age Dependency Ratio

27.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklin Sex Ratio

Female

4,605

52.56%

Male

4,157

47.44%

Franklin Households and Families

Franklin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Franklin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.7%32.3%
All48%52%
Non Family38.9%61.1%
Female30%70%
Male26.3%73.7%

48.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,3752.4948
Married1,3543.1967.7
Non Family1,1521.238.9
Female7363.0530
Male1333.2826.3

3.06

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Franklin Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2083.57%
9th to 12th Grade85414.67%
High School Graduate2,63345.24%
Some College88815.26%
Associates Degree4828.28%
Bachelors Degree5509.45%
Graduate Degree2053.52%
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Franklin Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,6353,826688
Black90878759
Hispanic11619
Multiple Races84548
Asian7044
Other Race67
Native American5647

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 86.67%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 14.84%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,574$36,780$21,875
Less Than High School$19,940$22,355$17,530
High School Grad$27,864$36,161$18,475
Some College$30,313$43,264$27,440
Bachelors Degree$38,125$$40,625
Graduate Degree$39,135$37,692$

$29,574

Average Earnings

$36,780

Average Male

$21,875

Average Female

Franklin Language

Franklin Language by Age

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Franklin Language

97.13% of Franklin residents speak only English, while 2.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.18% of the population.

Franklin Poverty

Franklin Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,4001,07216.75%
Black1,40837626.70%
Hispanic24515864.49%
Multiple2409037.50%
Other1187966.95%

19.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.90%

Male Poverty Rate

26.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Franklin is Other, with 66.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Franklin is White, with 16.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.05%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.91%
High School15.66%
Some College12.38%
Bachelors or Greater6.36%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed25.30%
Female Unemployed18.64%
Female Employed7.98%
Male Employed5.12%

Franklin Income

Franklin Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,311$47,282
Families$48,368$54,811
Married Families$60,938-
Non Families$22,430$28,190
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Franklin Marital Status

Franklin Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.2%

Male Marriage Rate

40.3%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Franklin Marital Status by Race

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Franklin Veterans

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363

Number of Veterans

344

Male Veterans

19

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam133
First Gulf War73
Second Gulf War72
Korea50
World War II5
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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54140
75+95
65 to 7477
55 to 6442
18 to 349
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Name Veterans % of Total
White3336.39%
Black201.94%
2 or More109.35%

Franklin Veterans by Education

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0.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklin Employment Status

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55.2%

Labor Force Participation

53.1%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

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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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63.17%

Born in Kentucky

97.31%

Native Born

2.69%

Foreign Born

1.64%

Non Citizen

1.05%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.31% of Franklin residents were born in the United States, with 63.17% having been born in Kentucky. 1.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20209,051410.46%
20199,010410.46%
20188,9691942.21%
20178,775410.47%
20168,734390.45%
20158,695610.71%
20148,634290.34%
20138,605590.69%
20128,5461141.35%
20118,432-20-0.24%
20108,4524560.56%
20007,9963890.50%
19907,607-131-0.17%
19807,7381,1851.68%
19706,5531,2342.11%
19605,3199762.05%
19504,3434030.98%
19403,9408842.57%
19303,056-98-0.32%
19203,154910.29%
19103,0630.00%