Virginia / Franklin County
Who knew Franklin County demographics could be so sexy? Check out Census 2010 data and current American Community Survey data for Franklin County, VA. Feast your eyes on statuesque tables, curvacous pie charts and titillating trend lines. We dare you to call Franklin County demographic data boring!
|Population 2010 Census||56,159||#32 in the state|
|Median Income 2010 for Households||$45,555|
|Median Age||44.1 years|
|Largest Racial or Ethnic Group||White|
|Sources: Census 2010 SF1 & 2006-2010 American Community Survey 5 year estimates|
With 56,159 people, Franklin County is the 32nd most populated county in the state of Virginia out of 93 counties. But watch out, Franklin County, because Washington County with 54,876 people and Campbell County with 54,842 people are right behind you.
In 2010, the median household income of Franklin County residents was $45,555. Franklin County households made slightly more than Southampton County households ($45,426). It looks like Franklin County is keeping up with the Joneses. However, 13.2% of Franklin County residents live in poverty.
The median age for Franklin County residents is 44.1 years young.
The largest Franklin County racial/ethinic groups are White (87.4%) followed by Black (8.1%) and Hispanic (2.5%).
|Some Other Race||144|
|Two or More Races||605|
|Source: Census 2010 SF1 Table P9 Hispanic or Latino or Not Hispanic or Latino by Race|
Note: the US Census Bureau defines race and ethnicity differently from the way most people think about race and ethnicity. In a nutshell, a person's origin (or what used to be called ethnicity) is either Hispanic or Non-Hispanic. And a person's race can be white, black or African American, American Indian or Alaska Native, Asian, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, Some Other Race or Two or More Races. For more details about race and origin data, google "US Census Bureau race and origin Census 2010."
Fellas, you need to start eating your Wheaties™. Franklin County ladies have a higher median age.
|Median Age||44.1 years|
|Median Age - Females||44.7 years|
|Median Age - Males||43.4 years|
|Source: Census 2010 SF1 Table P13 Median Age by Male/Female|
With 20.8% of the Franklin County population under 18, Franklin County has more spring chickens than a KFC ® at dinner time.
|Persons Under 18||20.8%|
|Persons Over 65||17.6%|
|Source: Census 2010 SF1 Table P12 Male/Female by Age|