Franklinton, North Carolina Population 2020

2,265

Franklinton is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 2,265, it is the 240th largest city in North Carolina and the 7149th largest city in the United States. Franklinton is currently growing at a rate of 2.03% annually and its population has increased by 11.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,023 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Franklinton has a population density of 1,415 people per square mile.

The average household income in Franklinton is $48,195 with a poverty rate of 27.75%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $787 per month, and the median house value is $101,400. The median age in Franklinton is 37.4 years, 30.7 years for males, and 40.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.8 males.

Franklinton Demographics

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

  • White: 58.53%
  • Black or African American: 39.02%
  • Two or more races: 1.16%
  • Other race: 0.96%
  • Native American: 0.34%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Franklinton, North Carolina is 2,265, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,175.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,023.

Franklinton, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,21558.53%
Black or African American81039.02%
Two or More Races241.16%
Some Other Race200.96%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.34%

Franklinton Population Pyramid 2020

Franklinton Median Age

37.4


Total

30.7


Male

40.6


Female

Franklinton Adults

There are 1,530 adults, (360 of whom are seniors) in Franklinton.

Franklinton Age Dependency

77.4

Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklinton Sex Ratio

Female

1,039

50.05%

Male

1,037

49.95%

Franklinton Households and Families

Franklinton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Franklinton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.3%25.7%
All58.4%41.6%
Non Family53.7%46.3%
Female45.3%54.7%
Male31.1%68.9%

58.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7862.6458.4
Married3113.5474.3
Non Family2551.2753.7
Female1592.445.3
Male614.3931.1

3.26

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

3.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Franklinton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade835.77%
9th to 12th Grade18012.51%
High School Graduate58640.72%
Some College23316.19%
Associates Degree14810.28%
Bachelors Degree1238.55%
Graduate Degree865.98%

Franklinton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White755680158
Black58342251
Hispanic97694
Multiple Races159
Other Race66

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 20.93%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,898$26,094$27,798
Less Than High School$26,000$$
High School Grad$23,533$$24,620
Some College$24,375$31,250$23,500
Bachelors Degree$36,458$30,500$45,938
Graduate Degree$39,226$43,403$38,452

$26,898

Average Earnings

$26,094

Average Male

$27,798

Average Female

Franklinton Language

Franklinton Language by Age

Franklinton Language

94.10% of Franklinton residents speak only English, while 5.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.53% of the population.

Franklinton Poverty

Franklinton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,03222321.61%
Black81021326.30%
Hispanic20012160.50%
Multiple241250.00%
Native77100.00%

27.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.29%

Male Poverty Rate

28.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklinton

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Franklinton is White, with 21.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.55%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School39.16%
High School23.89%
Some College22.83%
Bachelors or Greater2.39%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed59.72%
Male Employed28.61%
Female Employed7.78%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Franklinton Income

Franklinton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,500$48,195
Families$47,208$56,218
Married Families$66,250-
Non Families$19,293$31,134

Franklinton Marital Status

Franklinton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.7%

Male Marriage Rate

41.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Franklinton Married by Age and Sex

Franklinton 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.

Franklinton Marital Status by Race

Franklinton Veterans

72

Number of Veterans

72

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War28
Vietnam22
First Gulf War22
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5427
65 to 7422
55 to 6410
18 to 347
75+6
Name Veterans % of Total
White465.26%
Black264.13%

$Franklinton Veterans by Education

22.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklinton Employment Status

54.5%

Labor Force Participation

48.7%

Employment Rate

10.6%

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

74.04%

Born in North Carolina

95.52%

Native Born

4.48%

Foreign Born

4.29%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.52% of Franklinton residents were born in the United States, with 74.04% having been born in North Carolina. 4.29% 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
20202,265452.03%
20192,220452.07%
20182,175442.06%
20172,131452.16%
20162,086-4-0.19%
20152,090261.26%
20142,064160.78%
20132,048180.89%
20122,030120.59%
20112,018-3-0.15%
20102,0210.00%