Franklin County, North Carolina Population 2022

Franklin County, North Carolina's estimated population is 75,865 with a growth rate of 2.79% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Franklin County, North Carolina is the 39th largest county in North Carolina. The 2010 Population was 60,835 and has seen a growth of 24.71% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
17907,5590.00%
18008,52997012.83%
181010,1661,63719.19%
18209,741-425-4.18%
183010,6659249.49%
184010,9803152.95%
185011,7137336.68%
186014,1072,39420.44%
187014,134270.19%
188020,8296,69547.37%
189021,0902611.25%
190025,1164,02619.09%
191024,692-424-1.69%
192026,6671,9758.00%
193029,4562,78910.46%
194030,3829263.14%
195031,3419593.16%
196028,755-2,586-8.25%
197026,820-1,935-6.73%
198030,0553,23512.06%
199036,4146,35921.16%
201060,83524,42167.06%
201160,9461110.18%
201261,4054590.75%
201362,0746691.09%
201462,6916170.99%
201563,6689771.56%
201664,6761,0081.58%
201766,1551,4792.29%
201867,6251,4702.22%
201969,6852,0603.05%
202071,7452,0602.96%
202173,8052,0602.87%
202275,8652,0602.79%
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Franklin County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White45,37866.71%
Black or African American16,38924.09%
American Indian and Alaska Native6440.95%
Asian3110.46%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander970.14%
Some Other Race2,1433.15%
Two or More Races3,0654.51%
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Franklin County, North Carolina Population by Race

Franklin County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2022

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Franklin County, North Carolina Median Age

41.3


Total

39.8


Male

42.5


Female

Franklin County, North Carolina Adults

There are 53,070 adults, (11,502 of whom are seniors) in Franklin County, North Carolina.

Franklin County, North Carolina Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklin County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

34,261

50.36%

Male

33,766

49.64%

Franklin County, North Carolina Population by Age

Franklin County, North Carolina Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Franklin County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.5%16.5%
All73.2%26.8%
Non Family67%33%
Male57.2%42.8%
Female50.3%49.7%

73.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Franklin County, North Carolina Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All25,7292.5873.2
Married14,0443.0183.5
Male1,1493.4157.2
Female3,6203.3850.3
Non Family6,9161.1767

3.02

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

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Franklin County, North Carolina Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,6375.55%
9th to 12th Grade3,7527.90%
High School Graduate14,13729.77%
Some College11,76524.78%
Associates Degree5,14810.84%
Bachelors Degree7,27115.31%
Graduate Degree2,7755.84%
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Franklin County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Franklin County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian232211149
White31,73829,0627,595
Native American34630768
Black11,5549,1451,757
2+ Races1,2771,057177
Hispanic2,8801,647381
Islander21212
Other Race1,124601102

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 64.22%.

Franklin County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,985$41,276$32,632
Less Than 9th Grade$23,643$30,472$13,972
High School Graduate$31,932$37,511$26,513
Some College$35,364$40,768$32,318
Bachelors Degree$53,236$70,688$42,168
Graduate Degree$65,978$96,036$52,713

$36,985

Average Earnings

$41,276

Average Male

$32,632

Average Female

Franklin County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Franklin County, North Carolina Language by Age

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Franklin County, North Carolina Language

93.03% of Franklin County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 6.97% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.92% of the population.

Franklin County, North Carolina Language

Franklin County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple3,04569622.86%
Hispanic5,8311,28622.05%
Native64411918.48%
Black15,6012,43315.60%
Asian3114012.86%
White42,3093,5038.28%
Other363NaN%

11.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.31%

Male Poverty Rate

12.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklin County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, North Carolina is Multiple, with 22.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, North Carolina is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.58%.

Franklin County, North Carolina Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.61%
High School10.53%
Some College7.82%
Bachelors or Greater2.67%

Franklin County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.41%
Male Unemployed18.13%
Female Employed5.15%
Female Unemployed33.85%

Franklin County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Franklin County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$58,172$71,250
Families$70,061$79,348
Married Families$79,719-
Non Families$34,147$44,177
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Income by Household Type

Franklin County, North Carolina Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.6%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Franklin County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

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Franklin County, North Carolina 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 45-54.

Franklin County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

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Franklin County, North Carolina Marital Status

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4,008

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,004
First Gulf War870
Vietnam1,462
Korea187
World War II52

Franklin County, North Carolina Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34379
35 to 541,148
55 to 64745
65 to 74979
75+757

Franklin County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,0788.51%
Black7875.94%
Native American286.15%
Asian228.80%
Other Race211.45%
2+ Races725.25%
Hispanic842.34%

Franklin County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Franklin County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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4.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklin County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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61%

Labor Force Participation

56.8%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Franklin County, North Carolina Employment by Age

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Franklin County, North Carolina Employment by Race

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Franklin County, North Carolina 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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62.33%

Born in Franklin County, North Carolina

94.40%

Native Born

5.60%

Foreign Born

3.77%

Non Citizen

1.83%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.40% of Franklin County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 62.33% having been born in North Carolina. 3.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Franklin County, North Carolina 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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