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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Franklin is 482. Franklin, West Virginia is the 13,328th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Franklin was in 1990, when its population was 914. In 1990, Franklin was the 10,196th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 13,328th largest city in the US. Franklin is currently 47.3% smaller than it was in 1990.
Franklin has shrunk 45.3% since the year 2000. Franklin, West Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 100% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|13325||Burlington Junction, Missouri||482||-23.6%|
|13328||Franklin, West Virginia||482||-45.3%|
The total voting age population of Franklin, West Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 498. The voting age population is 43.8% male and 56.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 27.2% of the residents of Franklin are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Franklin are 92.0% White, 6.6% Black and 1.4% Two or more races.
In Franklin, 21.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 21.7%. On a per-household basis, 23.0% of families are below the poverty line in Franklin.
Among those aged 16 and older, 48.1% of Franklin residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 83.1% of Franklin residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 18.1% have a bachelor's degree and 4.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Franklin residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
In Franklin, 18.0% 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 $40,435.
In Franklin, 50.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 50.0% of housing units in Franklin.
Of all the housing units in Franklin, 39.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Franklin, 4.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Franklin is $477.
In Franklin, 66.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.