The City of Franklin had a population of 8,451 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Franklin is located at latitude 36.684 and longitude -76.9414 in Franklin (city) County. The formal boundaries for the City of Franklin (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.19 sq. miles and a water area of 0.14 sq. miles. Franklin (city) County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 16 feet.
The City of Franklin (GNIS ID: 1498424) has a C7 Census Class Code which indicates an incorporated place that is independent of any county. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Franklin: Franklin Depot, Southampton.
|Population in Households||8,322|
|Population in Familes||6,804|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||129|
|Median Household Income||$35,047|
|Average Household Income||$52,647|
|Per Capita Income||$21,707|
|Total Housing Units||3,901 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,839 (47.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,607 (41.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||455 (11.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$186,824|
|Average Home Value||$213,989|
|Average Household Size||2.41|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.89%|
|Per Capita Income||2.32%|
The table below compares Franklin to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.
|Total Population||# 139||77th|
|Population Density||# 240||60th|
|Diversity Index||# 198||67th|
|Median Household Income||# 527||11th|
|Per Capita Income||# 466||22nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.