Franklin County, Maine Population 2021

Franklin County, Maine's estimated population is 30,767 with a growth rate of 0.93% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Franklin County, Maine is the 16th largest county inMaine. The 2010 Population was 30,719 and has seen a growth of 0.16% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202130,7672840.93%
202030,4832840.94%
201930,1992840.95%
201829,9151160.39%
201729,799-183-0.61%
201629,982-35-0.12%
201530,017-184-0.61%
201430,201-276-0.91%
201330,477-173-0.56%
201230,650-91-0.30%
201130,741220.07%
201030,7191,7115.90%
199029,0081,9107.05%
198027,0984,65420.74%
197022,4442,37511.83%
196020,069-613-2.96%
195020,6827863.95%
194019,896-45-0.23%
193019,9411160.59%
192019,8257063.69%
191019,1196753.66%
190018,4441,3918.16%
189017,053-1,127-6.20%
188018,180-627-3.33%
187018,807-1,596-7.82%
186020,4033761.88%
185020,027-774-3.72%
184020,8010.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.93%
County Website
State
Founded
May 9, 1838
County Seat
2010 Population
30,719
Growth Since 2010
0.16%
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Franklin County, Maine Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White28,92096.46%
Two or More Races7072.36%
Asian1130.38%
Black or African American730.24%
Some Other Race690.23%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander610.20%
American Indian and Alaska Native390.13%
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Franklin County, Maine Population by Race

Franklin County, Maine Population Pyramid $2021

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Franklin County, Maine Median Age

46.3


Total

45.8


Male

46.6


Female

Franklin County, Maine Adults

There are 24,566 adults, (6,437 of whom are seniors) in Franklin County, Maine.

Franklin County, Maine Age Dependency

65.4

Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklin County, Maine Sex Ratio

Female

15,282

50.97%

Male

14,700

49.03%

Franklin County, Maine Population by Age

Franklin County, Maine Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Franklin County, Maine Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family62.8%37.2%
Female67.4%32.6%
All79.4%20.6%
Male87.5%12.5%
Married93.7%6.3%

79.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Franklin County, Maine Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,8482.4379.4
Married5,9083.0193.7
Non Family4,6021.3662.8
Female9153.5967.4
Male4233.5287.5

3.01

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

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Franklin County, Maine Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3341.55%
9th to 12th Grade1,2715.89%
High School Graduate8,21038.03%
Some College4,13919.17%
Associates Degree2,28310.57%
Bachelors Degree3,37015.61%
Graduate Degree1,9829.18%
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Franklin County, Maine Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Franklin County, Maine Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White20,91619,3595,217
2+ Races33630923
Hispanic18516954
Asian888514
Islander616012
Other Race383829
Native American313114
Black23225

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 76.32%.

Franklin County, Maine Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,705$38,792$26,753
Less Than 9th Grade$15,028$16,167$11,851
High School Graduate$29,488$35,689$23,030
Some College$32,358$42,754$27,526
Bachelors Degree$40,630$48,254$32,500
Graduate Degree$50,273$49,904$50,417

$31,705

Average Earnings

$38,792

Average Male

$26,753

Average Female

Franklin County, Maine Earnings by Educational Attainment

Franklin County, Maine Language by Age

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Franklin County, Maine Language

98.03% of Franklin County, Maine residents speak only English, while 1.97% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.12% of the population.

Franklin County, Maine Language

Franklin County, Maine Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White27,5083,04611.07%
Multiple66923234.68%
Hispanic359277.52%
Asian10232.94%

11.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.44%

Male Poverty Rate

13.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklin County, Maine

The race most likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Maine is Multiple, with 34.68% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Maine is Asian, with 2.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.17%.

Franklin County, Maine Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.93%
High School12.42%
Some College7.20%
Bachelors or Greater6.64%

Franklin County, Maine Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed28.70%
Male Unemployed24.60%
Female Employed7.00%
Male Employed5.44%

Franklin County, Maine Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Franklin County, Maine Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,422$64,842
Families$63,623$79,884
Married Families$71,950-
Non Families$28,107$38,386
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Income by Household Type

Franklin County, Maine Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.6%

Male Marriage Rate

48.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Franklin County, Maine Married by Age and Sex

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Franklin County, Maine Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Franklin County, Maine Marital Status by Race

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Franklin County, Maine Marital Status

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2,759

Number of Veterans

2,594

Male Veterans

165

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,104
First Gulf War432
Korea334
Second Gulf War329
World War II114

Franklin County, Maine Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74893
75+722
55 to 64559
35 to 54439
18 to 34146

Franklin County, Maine Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,65611.13%
Native American2666.67%
Other Race2235.48%
Hispanic206.92%
2+ Races194.96%
Islander1219.67%
Asian1212.12%
Black1223.08%

Franklin County, Maine Veterans by Race

Franklin County, Maine Veterans by Education

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5.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklin County, Maine Veterans by Education

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60.8%

Labor Force Participation

57.3%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Franklin County, Maine Employment by Age

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Franklin County, Maine Employment by Race

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Franklin County, Maine 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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69.50%

Born in Franklin County, Maine

98.54%

Native Born

1.46%

Foreign Born

0.62%

Non Citizen

0.83%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.54% of Franklin County, Maine residents were born in the United States, with 69.50% having been born in Maine. 0.62% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Franklin County, Maine 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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