Franklinton, North Carolina Population 2021

2,365
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Franklinton is a city located in Franklin County North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 2,365, it is the 239th largest city in North Carolina and the 7017th largest city in the United States . Franklinton is currently growing at a rate of 2.69% annually and its population has increased by 16.91% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,023 in 2010. Franklinton reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Franklinton has a population density of 1,477 people per square mile.

The average household income in Franklinton is $48,789 with a poverty rate of 28.19%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $782 per month, and the median house value is $99,900. The median age in Franklinton is 37.6 years, 30.9 years for males, and 39 years for females.

Franklinton Demographics

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

  • White: 52.17%
  • Black or African American: 42.43%
  • Two or more races: 3.45%
  • Other race: 1.55%
  • Native American: 0.40%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Franklinton, North Carolina is 2,365 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,241.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,023.

Franklinton, North Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,17952.17%
Black or African American95942.43%
Two or More Races783.45%
Some Other Race351.55%
American Indian and Alaska Native90.40%
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Franklinton Population by Race

Franklinton Population Pyramid $2021

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Franklinton Median Age

37.6


Total

30.9


Male

39


Female

Franklinton Adults

There are 1,665 adults, (384 of whom are seniors) in Franklinton.

Franklinton Age Dependency

76.4

Age Dependency Ratio

30

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklinton Sex Ratio

Female

1,138

50.35%

Male

1,122

49.65%

Franklinton Population by Age

Franklinton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Franklinton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male34.3%65.7%
Female40.5%59.5%
Non Family52.7%47.3%
All59.2%40.8%
Married80.3%19.7%

59.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Franklinton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8832.5659.2
Married3353.5180.3
Non Family2811.2352.7
Female2322.4440.5
Male354.8934.3

3.16

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

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Franklinton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade694.39%
9th to 12th Grade16210.30%
High School Graduate66542.28%
Some College29418.69%
Associates Degree18011.44%
Bachelors Degree1086.87%
Graduate Degree956.04%
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Franklinton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Franklinton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White736677162
Black73557441
Hispanic84685
2+ Races2828
Other Race1414

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 22.01%.

Franklinton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,861$25,833$23,694
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$20,819$17,054$23,281
Some College$22,679$32,045$19,896
Bachelors Degree$70,250$$
Graduate Degree$41,458$73,250$32,344

$23,861

Average Earnings

$25,833

Average Male

$23,694

Average Female

Franklinton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Franklinton Language by Age

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Franklinton Language

94.54% of Franklinton residents speak only English, while 5.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.17% of the population.

Franklinton Language

Franklinton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black95929230.45%
White1,04321520.61%
Hispanic20711354.59%
Native99100.00%
Multiple78810.26%

28.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.56%

Male Poverty Rate

29.79%

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 Multiple, with 10.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 38.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.21%.

Franklinton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.23%
High School26.62%
Some College24.05%
Bachelors or Greater1.48%

Franklinton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed63.01%
Male Employed28.18%
Female Employed18.67%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Franklinton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Franklinton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,018$48,789
Families$49,375$54,052
Married Families$70,368-
Non Families$18,594$37,298
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Income by Household Type

Franklinton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.9%

Male Marriage Rate

40.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Franklinton Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Franklinton Marital Status

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102

Number of Veterans

98

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War48
Vietnam25
First Gulf War25
Korea6
World War II

Franklinton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5448
65 to 7425
75+12
55 to 6412
18 to 345

Franklinton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White566.73%
Black465.84%

Franklinton Veterans by Race

Franklinton Veterans by Education

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22.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklinton Veterans by Education

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57.1%

Labor Force Participation

51.4%

Employment Rate

10%

Unemployment Rate

Franklinton Employment by Age

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Franklinton Employment by Race

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Franklinton 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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77.74%

Born in Franklinton

95.93%

Native Born

4.07%

Foreign Born

3.85%

Non Citizen

0.22%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.93% of Franklinton residents were born in the United States, with 77.74% having been born in North Carolina. 3.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Franklinton Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,365622.69%
20202,303622.77%
20192,241622.85%
20182,179472.20%
20172,132452.16%
20162,087-3-0.14%
20152,090281.36%
20142,062160.78%
20132,046190.94%
20122,02790.45%
20112,01810.05%
20102,0170.00%

Franklinton Population by Year