Latest Data (2017)
Population 8,176
Nationwide Rank 3516

Quick Facts

Franklin, Virginia is the 3,516th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Franklin, Virginia is a city.

Franklin, Virginia is currently 4.7% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Franklin, Virginia's growth is below average. 68% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Franklin, Virginia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3506 Salem, Utah 8,210 76.2%
3507 Lewistown, Pennsylvania 8,205 -8.6%
3508 Hyrum, Utah 8,197 29.4%
3509 Mahtomedi, Minnesota 8,191 6.5%
3510 Siler City, North Carolina 8,190 15.4%
3511 Eaton, Ohio 8,184 -0.2%
3512 Donaldsonville, Louisiana 8,183 7.3%
3513 Fruitland Park, Florida 8,181 147.0%
3514 Whitestown, Indiana 8,179 602.6%
3515 Pewaukee, Wisconsin 8,177 -28.3%
3516 Franklin, Virginia 8,176 -1.2%
3517 Castle Shannon, Pennsylvania 8,173 -5.0%
3518 Nolensville, Tennessee 8,169 192.7%
3519 Airway Heights, Washington 8,166 80.5%
3520 Crete, Illinois 8,165 4.3%
3521 Geneseo, New York 8,165 7.5%
3522 Pingree Grove, Illinois 8,165 4266.3%
3523 Alliance, Nebraska 8,164 -8.4%
3524 Fort Lupton, Colorado 8,163 12.9%
3525 Bridge City, Texas 8,162 -5.6%
3526 Bellevue, Pennsylvania 8,159 -6.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2254 Front Royal 15,239 11.8%
2273 Williamsburg 15,031 25.3%
2313 Falls Church 14,583 40.3%
2501 Martinsville 13,142 -14.4%
2676 Poquoson 12,053 4.1%
3087 Warrenton 9,875 46.5%
3117 Purcellville 9,771 168.1%
3332 Pulaski 8,764 -7.4%
3452 Smithfield 8,355 31.6%
3516 Franklin 8,176 -1.2%
3560 Vinton 8,065 4.4%
3580 Wytheville 7,998 2.4%
3582 Abingdon 7,981 3.0%
3627 Farmville 7,831 14.4%
3644 Ashland 7,796 17.2%
3659 South Boston 7,773 -8.1%
3876 Lexington 7,106 4.1%
4031 Galax 6,625 -3.2%
4036 Strasburg 6,617 61.7%
4067 Bedford 6,536 3.5%
4150 Buena Vista 6,327 -0.3%
4237 Bridgewater 6,062 16.8%
4402 Marion 5,659 -10.7%
4454 Covington 5,531 -12.1%
4551 Richlands 5,325 -8.5%
4575 Emporia 5,282 -6.7%
4587 Big Stone Gap 5,263 -8.5%
4600 Dumfries 5,230 5.9%
4608 Woodstock 5,212 29.7%
4736 Orange 4,978 20.5%
4836 Luray 4,817 -1.0%
4853 Rocky Mount 4,764 5.1%
4883 Bluefield 4,714 -11.6%
5094 South Hill 4,377 -3.8%
5125 Berryville 4,338 44.5%
5197 Tazewell 4,240 -4.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 8,176 3,516
2016 8,306 3,466
2015 8,490 3,379
2014 8,526 3,347
2013 8,638 3,305
2012 8,528 3,317
2011 8,486 3,317
2010 8,582 3,279
2009 8,814 3,191
2008 8,830 3,176
2007 8,853 3,155
2006 8,692 3,178
2005 8,449 3,215
2004 8,318 3,229
2003 8,222 3,231
2002 8,124 3,235
2001 8,206 3,190
2000 8,277 3,160
1990 8,392 2,812