Franklin county is located in northwest Massachusetts. Franklin county has 699.32 square miles of land area and 25.26 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Franklin county population is 71,300, which has shrunk 0.33% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 4.85% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Franklin county median household income is $54,072 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 32.63% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 34.34% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Franklin county median house value is $220,400 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 85.21% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 77.65% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Franklin county is much better than the state average in quality. The Franklin county area codes are 413, 978.
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