Franklin, Kentucky Population 2022

10,530
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Franklin is a city located in Simpson County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Simpson County. With a 2020 population of 10,530, it is the 42nd largest city in Kentucky and the 3944th largest city in the United States. Franklin is currently growing at a rate of 1.71% annually and its population has increased by 3.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,176 in 2020. Spanning over 15 miles, Franklin has a population density of 720 people per square mile.

The average household income in Franklin is $50,036 with a poverty rate of 14.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $822 per month, and the median house value is $120,900. The median age in Franklin is 35.4 years, 31.6 years for males, and 37.1 years for females.

Franklin Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Franklinwas:

  • White: 77.12%
  • Black or African American: 16.47%
  • Two or more races: 4.79%
  • Asian: 1.30%
  • Native American: 0.19%
  • Other race: 0.12%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Franklin, Kentucky is 10,530 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 10,176.

Franklin, Kentucky Population 2022

Population by Race

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Franklin Population by Race

Franklin Population Pyramid 2022

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Franklin Median Age

33.8


Total

30.5


Male

37.2


Female

Franklin Adults

There are 6,513 adults, (1,459 of whom are seniors) in Franklin.

Franklin Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklin Sex Ratio

Female

4,580

51.41%

Male

4,329

48.59%

Franklin Population by Age

Franklin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Franklin Household Types

46.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Franklin Households and Families

3.15

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

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Franklin Households by Type

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Franklin Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Franklin Educational Attainment by Race

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 12.54%.

Franklin Educational Attainment by Race

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$31,099

Average Earnings

$37,833

Average Male

$24,692

Average Female

Franklin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Franklin Language by Age

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Franklin Language

97.08% of Franklin residents speak only English, while 2.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.30% of the population.

Franklin Language

Franklin Poverty by Race

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14.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.21%

Male Poverty Rate

22.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Franklin is Multiple, with 18.97% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.88%.

Franklin Poverty

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Franklin Poverty Rate by Education

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Franklin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Franklin Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Franklin Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.9%

Male Marriage Rate

39.0%

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 45-54.

Franklin Marital Status by Race

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Franklin Marital Status

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456

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Franklin Veterans by War

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Franklin Veterans by Age

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Franklin Veterans by Race

Franklin Veterans by Education

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3.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklin Veterans by Education

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55.3%

Labor Force Participation

51%

Employment Rate

7.8%

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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52.78%

Born in Franklin

97.55%

Native Born

2.45%

Foreign Born

1.03%

Non Citizen

1.41%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.55% of Franklin residents were born in the United States, with 52.78% having been born in Kentucky. 1.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Franklin Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Franklin Population by Year