Franklin County, Alabama Population 2021

Franklin County, Alabama's estimated population is 31,490 with a growth rate of 0.20% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Franklin County, Alabama is the 37th largest county inAlabama. The 2010 Population was 31,746 and has seen a growth of -0.81% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202131,490640.20%
202031,426640.20%
201931,362640.20%
201831,298-244-0.77%
201731,542-69-0.22%
201631,611960.30%
201531,515-44-0.14%
201431,55960.02%
201331,553-137-0.43%
201231,690-86-0.27%
201131,776300.09%
201031,7463,93214.14%
199027,814-536-1.89%
198028,3504,41718.46%
197023,9331,9458.85%
196021,988-3,717-14.46%
195025,705-1,847-6.70%
194027,5522,1808.59%
193025,3723,36115.27%
192022,0112,64213.64%
191019,3692,85817.31%
190016,5115,83054.58%
189010,6811,52616.67%
18809,1551,14914.35%
18708,006-10,621-57.02%
186018,627-983-5.01%
185019,6105,34037.42%
184014,2703,19228.81%
183011,0786,090122.09%
18204,9880.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.20% (64)
County Website
State
Founded
February 6, 1818
County Seat
2010 Population
31,746
Growth Since 2010
-0.81% (-256)
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Franklin County, Alabama Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White26,11883.00%
Some Other Race3,0309.63%
Black or African American1,3854.40%
Two or More Races4081.30%
American Indian and Alaska Native4081.30%
Asian1170.37%
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Franklin County, Alabama Population by Race

Franklin County, Alabama Population Pyramid $2021

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Franklin County, Alabama Median Age

38.6


Total

35.4


Male

40.9


Female

Franklin County, Alabama Adults

There are 23,582 adults, (5,304 of whom are seniors) in Franklin County, Alabama.

Franklin County, Alabama Age Dependency

72.2

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklin County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

15,790

50.18%

Male

15,676

49.82%

Franklin County, Alabama Population by Age

Franklin County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Franklin County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male38.2%61.8%
Female45.8%54.2%
Non Family63%37%
All70.8%29.2%
Married85.8%14.2%

70.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Franklin County, Alabama Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,0482.8370.8
Married5,5663.1985.8
Non Family3,3791.1363
Female1,4574.5745.8
Male6464.6238.2

3.44

Average Family Size

2.83

Average Household Size

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Franklin County, Alabama Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,08010.01%
9th to 12th Grade2,65912.79%
High School Graduate7,60136.57%
Some College3,79118.24%
Associates Degree1,7488.41%
Bachelors Degree1,8198.75%
Graduate Degree1,0885.23%
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Franklin County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Franklin County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White17,27314,2532,691
Hispanic2,45087080
Other Race1,2883617
Black881790127
Native American310936
2+ Races176123
Asian2463

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 89.67%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.58%.

Franklin County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,074$36,430$24,531
Less Than 9th Grade$22,192$27,407$18,450
High School Graduate$30,425$36,508$22,254
Some College$35,361$44,750$26,277
Bachelors Degree$36,786$43,316$27,792
Graduate Degree$54,099$52,107$54,339

$31,074

Average Earnings

$36,430

Average Male

$24,531

Average Female

Franklin County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Franklin County, Alabama Language by Age

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Franklin County, Alabama Language

83.85% of Franklin County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 16.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.93% of the population.

Franklin County, Alabama Language

Franklin County, Alabama Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White23,7923,61815.21%
Hispanic5,3041,81934.29%
Other2,9351,21941.53%
Multiple39828772.11%
Black1,36123116.97%
Asian11711094.02%
Native407235.65%

19.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.43%

Male Poverty Rate

23.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklin County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Alabama is Asian, with 94.02% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Alabama is Native, with 5.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.74%.

Franklin County, Alabama Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.43%
High School12.12%
Bachelors or Greater9.24%
Some College8.44%

Franklin County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed64.98%
Male Unemployed25.27%
Female Employed6.87%
Male Employed6.21%

Franklin County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Franklin County, Alabama Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,514$56,907
Families$51,224$65,679
Married Families$63,390-
Non Families$26,515$33,449
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Income by Household Type

Franklin County, Alabama Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.8%

Male Marriage Rate

46.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Franklin County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

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Franklin County, Alabama 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 County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

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Franklin County, Alabama Marital Status

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1,330

Number of Veterans

1,175

Male Veterans

155

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam423
Second Gulf War262
First Gulf War195
Korea143
World War II7

Franklin County, Alabama Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74405
35 to 54395
75+287
55 to 64133
18 to 34110

Franklin County, Alabama Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1685.76%
Hispanic792.44%
2+ Races6733.50%
Black494.62%
Native American4614.02%

Franklin County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Franklin County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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7.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklin County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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55.4%

Labor Force Participation

52.8%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Franklin County, Alabama Employment by Age

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Franklin County, Alabama Employment by Race

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Franklin County, Alabama 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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73.47%

Born in Franklin County, Alabama

91.04%

Native Born

8.96%

Foreign Born

7.06%

Non Citizen

1.89%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.04% of Franklin County, Alabama residents were born in the United States, with 73.47% having been born in Alabama. 7.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Franklin County, Alabama Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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