Franklin County, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Franklin County, Pennsylvania's estimated population is 154,487 with a growth rate of 0.48% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Franklin County, Pennsylvania is the 23rd largest county in Pennsylvania.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018154,8353480.23%
2017154,4877340.48%
2016153,7536790.44%
2015153,0744670.31%
2014152,6076690.44%
2013151,9384700.31%
2012151,4685580.37%
2011150,9109950.66%
2010149,91528,83323.81%
1990121,0827,4536.56%
1980113,62912,79612.69%
1970100,83312,66114.36%
196088,17212,24516.13%
195075,9276,5499.44%
194069,3784,3686.72%
193065,0102,7354.39%
192062,2752,5004.18%
191059,7754,8738.88%
190054,9023,4696.74%
189051,4331,5783.17%
188049,8554,4909.90%
187045,3653,2397.69%
186042,1262,2225.57%
185039,9042,1115.59%
184037,7932,7567.87%
183035,0373,1459.86%
182031,8928,80938.16%
181023,0833,44517.54%
180019,6383,98325.44%
179015,6550.00%

How Many People Live in Franklin County, Pennsylvania?

154,487

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White142,84392.91%
Black or African American5,8823.83%
Two or More Races2,8301.84%
Asian1,2650.82%
Some Other Race6920.45%
American Indian and Alaska Native2230.15%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander160.01%

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Population Pyramid 2020

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Median Age

41.4


Total

40


Male

42.9


Female

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Adults

There are 118,937 adults, (28,920 of whom are seniors) in Franklin County, Pennsylvania.

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Age Dependency

70.8

Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Sex Ratio

Female

78,248

50.89%

Male

75,503

49.11%

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Households and Families

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.8%16.2%
All70%30%
Male58.8%41.2%
Non Family54.1%45.9%
Female47.8%52.2%

70.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All60,2102.5270
Married33,1063.0683.8
Non Family18,0461.1854.1
Female6,2683.2347.8
Male2,7903.1258.8

3.01

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,9543.70%
9th to 12th Grade9,4978.88%
High School Graduate45,68542.69%
Some College16,20615.15%
Associates Degree9,2078.60%
Bachelors Degree13,42512.55%
Graduate Degree9,0308.44%

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White98,10986,76720,682
Hispanic3,9202,613705
Black3,2052,628454
Asian884698381
Multiple Races858796194
Other Race45627994
Native American14314315
Islander16

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 asian people with a rate of 43.10%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,968$44,438$30,865
Less Than High School$28,743$33,778$23,821
High School Grad$33,158$40,583$24,770
Some College$39,699$51,030$31,428
Bachelors Degree$51,027$56,988$40,976
Graduate Degree$64,817$76,968$60,615

$37,968

Average Earnings

$44,438

Average Male

$30,865

Average Female

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Language

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Language by Age

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Language

93.47% of Franklin County, Pennsylvania residents speak only English, while 6.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.75% of the population.

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Poverty

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White134,34611,8388.81%
Hispanic8,1372,36329.04%
Black5,3721,29524.11%
Multiple2,76838513.91%
Asian1,244463.70%
Other620365.81%
Islander1616100.00%
Native21220.94%

10.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.95%

Male Poverty Rate

11.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklin County, Pennsylvania

The race most likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Pennsylvania is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Pennsylvania is Native, with 0.94% 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 11.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.27%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.76%
High School8.46%
Some College6.17%
Bachelors or Greater3.46%

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Income

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,713$74,741
Families$71,148$85,959
Married Families$79,202$94,728
Non Families$33,984$44,565

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.7%

Male Marriage Rate

53.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Married by Age and Sex

Franklin County, Pennsylvania 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 55-64.

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Marital Status by Race

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Veterans

12,312

Number of Veterans

11,323

Male Veterans

989

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam4,437
First Gulf War2,665
Second Gulf War1,796
Korea1,235
World War II707
Name Veterans % of Total
White11,89610.63%
Black2967.55%
Hispanic2274.64%
2 or More443.45%
Other417.43%
Asian201.96%
Indian157.98%

$Franklin County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Education

4.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklin County, Pennsylvania Employment Status

62.9%

Labor Force Participation

59.4%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Franklin County, Pennsylvania 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

66.36%

Born in Pennsylvania

96.46%

Native Born

3.54%

Foreign Born

2.11%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.46% of Franklin County, Pennsylvania residents were born in the United States, with 66.36% having been born in Pennsylvania. 2.11% 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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