Franklin, Virginia Population 2021

Franklin, Virginia's estimated population is 7,723 with a growth rate of -1.56% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Franklin, Virginia is the 120th largest county in Virginia. The 2010 Population was 8,579 and has seen a growth of -9.98% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20217,723-122-1.56%
20207,845-122-1.53%
20197,967-122-1.51%
20188,089-56-0.69%
20178,145-56-0.68%
20168,201-130-1.56%
20158,331-61-0.73%
20148,392-144-1.69%
20138,536540.64%
20128,482370.44%
20118,445-134-1.56%
20108,5797159.09%
19907,8645567.61%
19807,3084286.22%
19706,8800.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-1.56%
2010 Population
8,579
Growth Since 2010
-9.98%
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Franklin, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American4,61856.68%
White3,00336.86%
Two or More Races3334.09%
Asian1031.26%
Some Other Race901.10%
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Franklin, Virginia Population by Race

Franklin, Virginia Population Pyramid $2021

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Franklin, Virginia Median Age

39.4


Total

36.3


Male

41.2


Female

Franklin, Virginia Adults

There are 6,096 adults, (1,571 of whom are seniors) in Franklin, Virginia.

Franklin, Virginia Age Dependency

80

Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklin, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

4,507

55.32%

Male

3,640

44.68%

Franklin, Virginia Population by Age

Franklin, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Franklin, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male72.6%27.4%
Married71.9%28.1%
All51.6%48.4%
Non Family40.9%59.1%
Female36%64%

51.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Franklin, Virginia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,5222.2851.6
Non Family1,3751.0840.9
Married1,2263.1771.9
Female8082.9836
Male1132.0672.6

3.02

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

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Franklin, Virginia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1803.12%
9th to 12th Grade60910.57%
High School Graduate1,67729.10%
Some College1,34423.33%
Associates Degree85314.80%
Bachelors Degree68911.96%
Graduate Degree4107.12%
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Franklin, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Franklin, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black2,9642,315404
White2,4402,365566
2+ Races19516748
Hispanic905335
Other Race905335
Asian737346

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 63.01%.

Franklin, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,449$38,917$27,923
Less Than 9th Grade$22,643$24,321$16,917
High School Graduate$30,260$37,579$22,141
Some College$34,434$56,042$31,828
Bachelors Degree$39,808$62,552$32,096
Graduate Degree$45,659$$45,955

$32,449

Average Earnings

$38,917

Average Male

$27,923

Average Female

Franklin, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Franklin, Virginia Language by Age

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Franklin, Virginia Language

97.28% of Franklin, Virginia residents speak only English, while 2.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.72% of the population.

Franklin, Virginia Language

Franklin, Virginia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,5871,02322.30%
White2,9201063.63%
Asian1034947.57%

14.66%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.43%

Male Poverty Rate

14.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklin, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Franklin, Virginia is Asian, with 47.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Franklin, Virginia is White, with 3.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.28%.

Franklin, Virginia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.33%
High School18.67%
Some College6.37%
Bachelors or Greater5.14%

Franklin, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed13.64%
Female Unemployed9.51%
Female Employed4.26%
Male Employed3.11%

Franklin, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Franklin, Virginia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,417$53,105
Families$47,284$63,224
Married Families$72,130-
Non Families$21,787$37,034
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Income by Household Type

Franklin, Virginia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

32.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Franklin, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

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Franklin, Virginia 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, Virginia Marital Status by Race

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Franklin, Virginia Marital Status

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579

Number of Veterans

461

Male Veterans

118

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War206
Vietnam173
Second Gulf War105
World War II52
Korea49

Franklin, Virginia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54164
75+136
65 to 74115
55 to 64108
18 to 3456

Franklin, Virginia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White32813.12%
Black2517.84%

Franklin, Virginia Veterans by Race

Franklin, Virginia Veterans by Education

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16.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklin, Virginia Veterans by Education

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65%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

13.6%

Unemployment Rate

Franklin, Virginia Employment by Age

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Franklin, Virginia Employment by Race

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Franklin, Virginia 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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75.05%

Born in Franklin, Virginia

98.64%

Native Born

1.36%

Foreign Born

0.32%

Non Citizen

1.04%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.64% of Franklin, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 75.05% having been born in Virginia. 0.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Franklin, Virginia 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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