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Franklin, LA Population and Races

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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Franklin is 7,483, which is 10.43% less than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 2.96% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Franklin population density is 713.23 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 87.84 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Franklin is black, which represent 58.09% of the total population. The average Franklin education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 7,483. #80

Population Growth Since 2000, #284

Franklin, LA

Population Density, #192

Franklin, LA
713.23 per square mile
87.84 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:2,712 (36.24%, #392)
Black:4,347 (58.09%, #89)
Hispanic:305 (4.08%, #115)
Asian:138 (1.84%, #72)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):11 (0.15%, #215)
One Race, Other:182 (2.43%, see rank)
Two or More Races:93 (1.24%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:94 (30.82%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:171 (56.07%, see rank)
Cuban:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Central American:34 (11.15%, see rank)
South American:0 (0.00%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Chinese:46 (33.33%, see rank)
Filipino:9 (6.52%, see rank)
Japanese:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Korean:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Vietnamese:83 (60.14%, see rank)
Asian, Other:0 (0.00%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

6,704 (89.59%) out of the total population of 7,483 reported first ancestry.

 Franklin, LA% of the Total PopulationLouisianaU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.38%0.56%
Czech60.08%, see rank0.12%0.47%
Danish220.29%, see rank0.10%0.42%
Dutch340.45%, see rank0.55%1.40%
English1702.27%, see rank6.04%8.02%
French90412.08%, see rank15.95%3.34%
German1441.92%, see rank7.86%15.03%
Greek00.00%, see rank0.13%0.41%
Hungarian00.00%, see rank0.11%0.46%
Irish1852.47%, see rank7.64%10.80%
Italian2513.35%, see rank4.79%5.52%
Norwegian310.41%, see rank0.26%1.42%
Polish60.08%, see rank0.47%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.08%0.44%
Russian00.00%, see rank0.17%0.92%
Scotch-Irish130.17%, see rank0.82%0.99%
Scottish00.00%, see rank1.01%1.72%
Subsaharan African240.32%, see rank0.78%0.95%
Swedish40.05%, see rank0.27%1.27%
Swiss00.00%, see rank0.07%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.05%0.31%
American1,17815.74%, see rank9.99%7.12%
Welsh00.00%, see rank0.25%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 3,547 (47.40%, see rank)
Females: 3,936 (52.60%, see rank)

Franklin, LA
Male: 47.40%
Female: 52.60%
Male: 48.91%
Female: 51.09%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Franklin, LA
38.70 years old
36.00 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Franklin, LA
35.10 years old
34.80 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Franklin, LA
39.90 years old
37.40 years old
38.80 years old

 Franklin, LA% of the Total PopulationLouisianaU.S.
Under 5 years5757.68%, see rank6.77%6.36%
5 to 9 years4405.88%, see rank6.76%6.51%
10 to 14 years6048.07%, see rank6.71%6.59%
15 to 19 years5066.76%, see rank6.75%6.85%
20 to 24 years5006.68%, see rank7.58%7.13%
25 to 34 years91912.28%, see rank14.11%13.47%
35 to 44 years77310.33%, see rank12.32%12.96%
45 to 54 years1,06814.27%, see rank13.77%14.09%
55 to 64 years98313.14%, see rank12.34%12.29%
65 to 74 years6829.11%, see rank7.39%7.64%
75 to 84 3364.49%, see rank3.99%4.25%
85 years and over971.30%, see rank1.52%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Franklin, LALouisianaU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population4,858, 100%3,010,828209,056,129
Less Than High School1,044, 21.49%, see rank17.15%13.67%
High School Graduate2,114, 43.52%, see rank33.95%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree1,135, 23.36%, see rank26.77%29.09%
Bachelor Degree352, 7.25%, see rank14.67%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree213, 4.38%, see rank7.45%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#12.20, see rank12.9613.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Franklin, LA LouisianaU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten25783.27%16.73%71.34%28.66%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)86386.56%, see rank13.44%, see rank83.17%16.83%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)41985.44%, see rank14.56%, see rank82.53%17.47%90.60%9.40%
College14082.14%, see rank17.86%, see rank82.21%17.79%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School22100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank70.15%29.85%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Franklin, LALouisianaU.S.
Total Households2,626, 100%1,718,876116,211,092
Average Household Size2.76, see rank2.602.63
1 Person Households675, 25.70%, see rank28.75%27.57%
2 or More Person Households1,951, 74.30%, see rank71.25%72.43%
Family Households (Families)1,890, 71.97%, see rank65.93%66.22%
Average Family Size3.41, see rank3.303.32
Married-Couple Family965, 36.75%, see rank43.93%48.42%
Nonfamily Households736, 28.03%, see rank34.07%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Franklin, LA%LouisianaU.S.
15 Years and Over Total5,864see rank3,670,053252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over2,672100%, see rank1,775,744123,281,364
Never Married1,21845.58%, see rank37.38%35.77%
Married1,12542.10%, see rank48.92%52.04%
Widowed491.83%, see rank2.93%2.57%
Divorced28010.48%, see rank10.76%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over3,192100%, see rank1,894,309129,692,771
Never Married1,10734.68%, see rank31.45%29.48%
Married1,27039.79%, see rank45.30%49.19%
Widowed36811.53%, see rank10.15%9.16%
Divorced44714.00%, see rank13.09%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Franklin, LA%LouisianaU.S.
Native7,29097.42%, see rank96.05%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence6,50186.88%, see rank78.10%58.73%
Born in Different State7069.43%, see rank17.32%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
831.11%, see rank0.63%1.42%
Foreign Born1932.58%, see rank3.95%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship921.23%, see rank1.57%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship1011.35%, see rank2.38%7.09%
Born In Europe110.15%, see rank0.35%1.53%
Born In Asia961.28%, see rank1.28%3.82%
Born In Africa210.28%, see rank0.14%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.01%0.07%
Born In Latin America650.87%, see rank2.10%6.83%
Born In Northern America00.00%, see rank0.06%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Franklin, LA%LouisianaU.S.
English2,36690.10%, see rank88.49%79.39%
Spanish742.82%, see rank4.04%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages1485.64%, see rank5.91%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages381.45%, see rank1.26%3.36%
Other00.00%, see rank0.30%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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