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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Franklin is 8,217. Franklin, Virginia is the 3,589th largest city in the US.
Franklin is located entirely in Franklin city.
The peak population of Franklin was in 2010, when its population was 8,582. In 2010, Franklin was the 3,279th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,589th largest city in the US. Franklin is currently 4.3% smaller than it was in 2010.
Franklin has shrunk 0.7% since the year 2000. Franklin, Virginia's growth is below average. 72% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Franklin has a population density of 1,045.8 people per square mile.
|3590||Mount Rainier, Maryland||8,212||-3.3%|
|3593||Croton-on-Hudson, New York||8,208||7.6%|
The total voting age population of Franklin, Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 6,070. The voting age population is 42.9% male and 57.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.3% of the residents of Franklin are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Franklin are 56.7% Black, 36.9% White, 4.1% Two or more races, 1.3% Asian and 1.1% Other. Additionally, 1.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Franklin, 14.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 22.7%. On a per-household basis, 8.2% of families are below the poverty line in Franklin.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.0% of Franklin residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.3% of Franklin residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 19.1% have a bachelor's degree and 7.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Franklin residents aged 5 and older, 2.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Franklin is 13.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Franklin, 20.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Franklin is $40,417.
In Franklin, 51.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 48.4% of housing units in Franklin.
Of all the housing units in Franklin, 11.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Franklin, 9.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 340 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Franklin is $860.
In Franklin, 72.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.