Franklin County, Nebraska Population 2021

Franklin County, Nebraska's estimated population is 2,911 with a growth rate of -1.15% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Franklin County, Nebraska is the 68th largest county in Nebraska. The 2010 Population was 3,244 and has seen a growth of -10.27% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20212,911-34-1.15%
20202,945-34-1.14%
20192,979-34-1.13%
20183,013391.31%
20172,974-20-0.67%
20162,994170.57%
20152,977-69-2.27%
20143,046-17-0.56%
20133,063-120-3.77%
20123,183-21-0.66%
20113,204-40-1.23%
20103,244-694-17.62%
19903,938-439-10.03%
19804,377-189-4.14%
19704,566-883-16.20%
19605,449-1,647-23.21%
19507,096-644-8.32%
19407,740-1,354-14.89%
19309,094-973-9.67%
192010,067-236-2.29%
191010,3038488.97%
19009,4551,76222.90%
18907,6932,22840.77%
18805,4655,43920919.23%
1870260.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-1.15%
County Website
Founded
1871
County Seat
2010 Population
3,244
Growth Since 2010
-10.27%
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Franklin County, Nebraska Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,91897.69%
Two or More Races351.17%
Black or African American150.50%
Some Other Race90.30%
Asian60.20%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30.10%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.03%
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Franklin County, Nebraska Population by Race

Franklin County, Nebraska Population Pyramid $2021

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Franklin County, Nebraska Median Age

50.8


Total

50.1


Male

51.4


Female

Franklin County, Nebraska Adults

There are 2,430 adults, (809 of whom are seniors) in Franklin County, Nebraska.

Franklin County, Nebraska Age Dependency

84.3

Age Dependency Ratio

49.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklin County, Nebraska Sex Ratio

Female

1,514

50.69%

Male

1,473

49.31%

Franklin County, Nebraska Population by Age

Franklin County, Nebraska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Franklin County, Nebraska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.1%11.9%
Female84.1%15.9%
All80.6%19.4%
Non Family70.3%29.7%
Male69%31%

80.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Franklin County, Nebraska Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3772.1180.6
Married7382.6788.1
Non Family4991.1270.3
Female822.8584.1
Male582.4769

2.61

Average Family Size

2.11

Average Household Size

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Franklin County, Nebraska Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade542.41%
9th to 12th Grade1155.13%
High School Graduate79235.31%
Some College60126.79%
Associates Degree29313.06%
Bachelors Degree28312.62%
Graduate Degree1054.68%
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Franklin County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Franklin County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,1421,991381
Hispanic56414
2+ Races2525
Black1010
Other Race93
Asian633
Islander33
Native American11

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 50.00%.

Franklin County, Nebraska Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,103$37,679$27,556
Less Than 9th Grade$23,281$24,500$21,750
High School Graduate$26,957$33,295$17,019
Some College$30,956$37,500$27,989
Bachelors Degree$38,229$52,188$35,167
Graduate Degree$52,708$46,000$58,438

$31,103

Average Earnings

$37,679

Average Male

$27,556

Average Female

Franklin County, Nebraska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Franklin County, Nebraska Language by Age

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Franklin County, Nebraska Language

97.25% of Franklin County, Nebraska residents speak only English, while 2.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.51% of the population.

Franklin County, Nebraska Language

Franklin County, Nebraska Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,79139914.30%
Multiple341441.18%
Hispanic68811.76%
Black8337.50%
Other8225.00%

14.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.08%

Male Poverty Rate

15.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklin County, Nebraska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Nebraska is Multiple, with 41.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Nebraska is Hispanic, with 11.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.43%.

Franklin County, Nebraska Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School17.98%
Less Than 9th Grade16.78%
Some College8.39%
Bachelors or Greater5.15%

Franklin County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed85.71%
Male Employed11.27%
Female Employed6.85%

Franklin County, Nebraska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Franklin County, Nebraska Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,282$62,541
Families$62,292$77,580
Married Families$66,711-
Non Families$30,074$34,423
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Income by Household Type

Franklin County, Nebraska Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.2%

Male Marriage Rate

60.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Franklin County, Nebraska Married by Age and Sex

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Franklin County, Nebraska 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, Nebraska Marital Status by Race

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Franklin County, Nebraska Marital Status

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246

Number of Veterans

224

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam89
Korea45
First Gulf War33
Second Gulf War19
World War II8

Franklin County, Nebraska Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+94
65 to 7462
55 to 6450
35 to 5431
18 to 349

Franklin County, Nebraska Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2329.78%
2+ Races1137.93%
Hispanic1017.86%
Black327.27%

Franklin County, Nebraska Veterans by Race

Franklin County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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5.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklin County, Nebraska Veterans by Education

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60.6%

Labor Force Participation

60.1%

Employment Rate

0.7%

Unemployment Rate

Franklin County, Nebraska Employment by Age

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Franklin County, Nebraska Employment by Race

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Franklin County, Nebraska 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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75.33%

Born in Franklin County, Nebraska

99.10%

Native Born

0.90%

Foreign Born

0.20%

Non Citizen

0.70%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.10% of Franklin County, Nebraska residents were born in the United States, with 75.33% having been born in Nebraska. 0.20% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Franklin County, Nebraska 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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