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Franklin Springs, Georgia - Basic Facts

Franklin Springs is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Franklin Springs.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Franklin County at latitude 34.2848 and longitude -83.1443. Franklin County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 814 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Franklin Springs (see map) encompass a land area of 2.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles.

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Franklin Springs, GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 966
Population in Households 805
Population in Familes 606
Population in Group Qrtrs 161
Population Density1 443
Diversity Index2 40


Total Households 246
Average Household Size 3.27
Family Households 146
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 283 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 136 (48.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 110 (38.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 37 (13.1%)
Median Home Value $95,109
Average Home Value $144,630


Median Household Income $31,626
Average Household Income $35,961
Per Capita Income $13,265
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.34% -0.02%
Households 0.1% 0.0%
Families -2.98% -0.14%
Median Household Income   2.9%
Per Capita Income   2.16%
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 Springs, GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Franklin Springs to the other 624 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 363 42nd
Population Density1 # 367 41st
Diversity Index2 # 460 26th
Median Household Income # 429 31st
Per Capita Income # 569 9th

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