Franklin County GA Information


Franklin County Subdivisions

Franklin County GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 22,304
Population in Households 21,503
Population in Familes 17,912
Population in Group Qrtrs 801
Population Density1 85
Diversity Index2 34


Total Households 8,586
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 5,956
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 10,871 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,932 (54.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,654 (24.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,285 (21.0%)
Median Home Value $124,642
Average Home Value $167,983


Median Household Income $35,042
Average Household Income $48,059
Per Capita Income $18,821
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.16% 0.16%
Households 0.09% 0.21%
Families -0.06% 0.1%
Median Household Income   2.28%
Per Capita Income   2.01%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Franklin County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Franklin County to the other 159 counties and county equivalents in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 83 48th
Population Density1 # 62 62nd
Diversity Index2 # 139 13th
Median Household Income # 112 30th
Per Capita Income # 103 36th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Georgia Census Data Comparison Tool.