Franklin, Louisiana Population 2020

6,348

Franklin is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 6,348, it is the 53rd largest city in Louisiana and the 4174th largest city in the United States. Franklin is currently declining at a rate of -3.33% annually and its population has decreased by -17.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,660 in 2010. Franklin reached it's highest population of 9,584 in 1980. Spanning over 10 miles, Franklin has a population density of 640 people per square mile.

The average household income in Franklin is $43,994 with a poverty rate of 23.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $756 per month, and the median house value is $78,000. The median age in Franklin is 38.1 years, 38 years for males, and 38.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.7 males.

Franklin Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 59.50%
  • White: 38.40%
  • Two or more races: 1.35%
  • Native American: 0.25%
  • Asian: 0.21%
  • Other race: 0.18%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.10%
The current population of Franklin, Louisiana is 6,348, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,786.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,660.

Franklin, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American4,22359.50%
White2,72538.40%
Two or More Races961.35%
American Indian and Alaska Native180.25%
Asian150.21%
Some Other Race130.18%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander70.10%

Franklin Population Pyramid 2020

Franklin Median Age

38.1


Total

38


Male

38.3


Female

Franklin Adults

There are 5,208 adults, (1,172 of whom are seniors) in Franklin.

Franklin Age Dependency

75.8

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklin Sex Ratio

Female

3,501

49.33%

Male

3,596

50.67%

Franklin Households and Families

Franklin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Franklin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.8%18.2%
Male71.1%28.9%
All51.5%48.5%
Female36.2%63.8%
Non Family34.5%65.5%

51.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6312.6151.5
Non Family1,1901.1134.5
Married8293.4581.8
Female4844.6236.2
Male1283.5571.1

3.79

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Franklin Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1763.82%
9th to 12th Grade61113.26%
High School Graduate2,47653.72%
Some College58212.63%
Associates Degree3307.16%
Bachelors Degree2685.81%
Graduate Degree1663.60%

Franklin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black2,4491,836134
White2,0531,898278
Hispanic706218
Multiple Races29225
Native American1812
Other Race13127
Islander777
Asian5

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%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,229$40,500$27,414
Less Than High School$16,307$14,886$
High School Grad$36,447$41,234$30,357
Some College$27,016$47,232$25,538
Bachelors Degree$31,058$$30,962
Graduate Degree$38,824$$38,676

$31,229

Average Earnings

$40,500

Average Male

$27,414

Average Female

Franklin Language

Franklin Language by Age

Franklin Language

97.02% of Franklin residents speak only English, while 2.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.62% of the population.

Franklin Poverty

Franklin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,1271,05325.51%
White2,51443717.38%
Hispanic18216490.11%
Multiple811012.35%
Islander77100.00%
Other1317.69%

23.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.60%

Male Poverty Rate

21.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Franklin is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Franklin is Other, with 7.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.42%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.25%
High School20.19%
Some College19.13%
Bachelors or Greater15.64%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed74.63%
Male Unemployed41.29%
Female Employed12.59%
Male Employed7.77%

Franklin Income

Franklin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,852$43,994
Families$43,713$53,016
Married Families$54,521-
Non Families$26,044$31,628

Franklin Marital Status

Franklin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

31.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.7%

Male Marriage Rate

29.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Franklin Married by Age and Sex

Franklin Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Franklin Marital Status by Race

Franklin Veterans

320

Number of Veterans

278

Male Veterans

42

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam127
Korea34
First Gulf War24
Second Gulf War12
World War II11
Name Veterans % of Total
White1637.30%
Black1505.18%
Hispanic710.00%
Other753.85%

$Franklin Veterans by Education

27.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklin Employment Status

51%

Labor Force Participation

44.9%

Employment Rate

12%

Unemployment Rate

Franklin Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

92.10%

Born in Louisiana

99.38%

Native Born

0.62%

Foreign Born

0.34%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.38% of Franklin residents were born in the United States, with 92.10% having been born in Louisiana. 0.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20206,348-219-3.33%
20196,567-219-3.23%
20186,786-138-1.99%
20176,924-219-3.07%
20167,143-139-1.91%
20157,282-81-1.10%
20147,363-69-0.93%
20137,432-23-0.31%
20127,455-109-1.44%
20117,564-76-0.99%
20107,640-714-0.89%
20008,354-650-0.75%
19909,004-580-0.62%
19809,5842590.27%
19709,3256520.73%
19608,6732,5293.51%
19506,1441,8703.70%
19404,2741,0032.71%
19303,271-233-0.69%
19203,504-353-0.96%
19103,8571,1653.66%
19002,6920.00%