Franklinton, Louisiana Population 2020

3,786

Franklinton is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 3,786, it is the 77th largest city in Louisiana and the 5559th largest city in the United States. Franklinton is currently growing at a rate of 0.21% annually but its population has decreased by -1.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,857 in 2010. Franklinton reached it's highest population of 4,119 in 1980. Spanning over 4 miles, Franklinton has a population density of 866 people per square mile.

The average household income in Franklinton is $43,014 with a poverty rate of 22.18%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $624 per month, and the median house value is $119,500. The median age in Franklinton is 52.8 years, 42.1 years for males, and 61.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 134.0 males.

Franklinton Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 53.74%
  • White: 44.62%
  • Two or more races: 1.64%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Franklinton, Louisiana is 3,786, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,770.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,857.

Franklinton, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American2,02853.74%
White1,68444.62%
Two or More Races621.64%

Franklinton Population Pyramid 2020

Franklinton Median Age

52.8


Total

42.1


Male

61.3


Female

Franklinton Adults

There are 3,234 adults, (1,028 of whom are seniors) in Franklinton.

Franklinton Age Dependency

71.1

Age Dependency Ratio

46.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklinton Sex Ratio

Female

1,613

42.74%

Male

2,161

57.26%

Franklinton Households and Families

Franklinton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Franklinton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married84.3%15.7%
All61.5%38.5%
Female50.8%49.2%
Non Family45.7%54.3%

61.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6722.0961.5
Non Family8101.1545.7
Married5543.1984.3
Female2362.4550.8
Male722.94100

2.95

Average Family Size

2.09

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Franklinton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1916.48%
9th to 12th Grade58819.95%
High School Graduate1,11237.73%
Some College55518.83%
Associates Degree913.09%
Bachelors Degree2398.11%
Graduate Degree1715.80%

Franklinton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black1,484934130
White1,4181,216280
Multiple Races27
Hispanic1818

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.75%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,906$31,991$21,778
Less Than High School$18,634$3,542$19,028
High School Grad$21,654$$25,386
Some College$21,127$32,552$16,528
Bachelors Degree$55,781$55,804$
Graduate Degree$30,109$$30,060

$23,906

Average Earnings

$31,991

Average Male

$21,778

Average Female

Franklinton Language

Franklinton Language by Age

Franklinton Language

94.50% of Franklinton residents speak only English, while 5.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.20% of the population.

Franklinton Poverty

Franklinton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,93959930.89%
White1,48317711.94%

22.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.68%

Male Poverty Rate

27.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklinton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Franklinton is Black, with 30.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Franklinton is White, with 11.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.71%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.72%
High School27.94%
Some College6.06%
Bachelors or Greater3.47%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed75.56%
Female Employed15.92%
Male Employed1.94%

Franklinton Income

Franklinton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$25,736$43,014
Families$45,521$60,803
Married Families$67,679-
Non Families$13,263$23,846

Franklinton Marital Status

Franklinton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

34.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.1%

Male Marriage Rate

36.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Franklinton Married by Age and Sex

Franklinton 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 55-64.

Franklinton Marital Status by Race

Franklinton Veterans

272

Number of Veterans

272

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam239
First Gulf War24
Korea7
Second Gulf War5
World War II

$Franklinton Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklinton Employment Status

43.8%

Labor Force Participation

41.1%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Franklinton 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

86.17%

Born in Louisiana

99.21%

Native Born

0.79%

Foreign Born

0.13%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.21% of Franklinton residents were born in the United States, with 86.17% having been born in Louisiana. 0.13% 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
20203,78680.21%
20193,77880.21%
20183,770-6-0.16%
20173,77680.21%
20163,768-2-0.05%
20153,770-1-0.03%
20143,771-11-0.29%
20133,782-24-0.63%
20123,806-38-0.99%
20113,844-1-0.03%
20103,8451880.50%
20003,657-350-0.91%
19904,007-112-0.28%
19804,1195571.46%
19703,5624211.27%
19603,1410.00%