Franklin County, Georgia Population 2020

Franklin County, Georgia's estimated population is 23,439 with a growth rate of 0.90% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Franklin County, Georgia is the 79th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202023,4392080.90%
201923,2312080.90%
201823,0232080.91%
201722,8155232.35%
201622,292300.13%
201522,262860.39%
201422,1761330.60%
201322,0431290.59%
201221,914-53-0.24%
201121,967-105-0.48%
201022,0725,42232.56%
199016,6501,4659.65%
198015,1852,40118.78%
197012,784-490-3.69%
196013,274-1,172-8.11%
195014,446-1,166-7.47%
194015,612-290-1.82%
193015,902-4,055-20.32%
192019,9572,06311.53%
191017,8941941.10%
190017,7003,03020.65%
189014,6703,21728.09%
188011,4533,56045.10%
18707,8935006.76%
18607,393-4,120-35.79%
185011,5131,62716.46%
18409,886-221-2.19%
183010,1071,06711.80%
18209,040-1,775-16.41%
181010,8153,95657.68%
18006,8595,818558.89%
17901,0410.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.90%
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Founded
25 February, 1784
County Seat

Franklin County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White19,33885.89%
Black or African American2,1509.55%
Some Other Race5052.24%
Two or More Races3071.36%
Asian1980.88%
American Indian and Alaska Native160.07%

Franklin County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2020

Franklin County, Georgia Median Age

41


Total

39.3


Male

42.9


Female

Franklin County, Georgia Adults

There are 17,556 adults, (4,365 of whom are seniors) in Franklin County, Georgia.

Franklin County, Georgia Age Dependency

70.7

Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklin County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

11,661

51.79%

Male

10,853

48.21%

Franklin County, Georgia Households and Families

Franklin County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Franklin County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.3%22.7%
All65.8%34.2%
Male62.7%37.3%
Non Family55.1%44.9%
Female42.7%57.3%

65.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,3052.6465.8
Married4,4223.0977.3
Non Family2,3731.1655.1
Female1,0543.5342.7
Male4563.8862.7

3.13

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Franklin County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9436.14%
9th to 12th Grade2,12913.86%
High School Graduate6,16940.15%
Some College2,81518.32%
Associates Degree1,2328.02%
Bachelors Degree1,2538.15%
Graduate Degree8245.36%

Franklin County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,40910,8811,834
Black1,18689760
Hispanic511334122
Other Race21313154
Asian1278946
Multiple Races1168315
Native American169

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 81.15%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 36.22%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,129$34,864$23,217
Less Than High School$19,905$23,448$16,779
High School Grad$25,371$30,839$17,219
Some College$31,810$38,766$25,885
Bachelors Degree$40,951$46,587$34,063
Graduate Degree$61,850$63,566$61,367

$29,129

Average Earnings

$34,864

Average Male

$23,217

Average Female

Franklin County, Georgia Language

Franklin County, Georgia Language by Age

Franklin County, Georgia Language

94.23% of Franklin County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 5.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.96% of the population.

Franklin County, Georgia Poverty

Franklin County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White18,4374,24823.04%
Black1,99669134.62%
Hispanic97134435.43%
Other50520941.39%
Asian1939448.70%
Multiple3005016.67%
Native16743.75%

24.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.58%

Male Poverty Rate

26.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklin County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Georgia is Asian, with 48.70% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Georgia is Multiple, with 16.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.29%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.04%
High School21.38%
Some College14.55%
Bachelors or Greater11.30%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed63.45%
Male Unemployed41.04%
Male Employed11.48%
Female Employed9.53%

Franklin County, Georgia Income

Franklin County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,198$56,325
Families$51,321$63,885
Married Families$60,754-
Non Families$18,161$34,323

Franklin County, Georgia Marital Status

Franklin County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.0%

Male Marriage Rate

48.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Franklin County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Franklin County, Georgia Marriage

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

Franklin County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Franklin County, Georgia Veterans

1,102

Number of Veterans

1,041

Male Veterans

61

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam602
Korea165
Second Gulf War72
First Gulf War61
World War II53
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74450
75+343
55 to 64132
35 to 54117
18 to 3460
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0837.05%
Black191.22%

$Franklin County, Georgia Veterans by Education

15.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklin County, Georgia Employment Status

49.8%

Labor Force Participation

47.2%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Franklin County, Georgia 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

71.39%

Born in Georgia

96.66%

Native Born

3.34%

Foreign Born

2.47%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.66% of Franklin County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 71.39% having been born in Georgia. 2.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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