In 2017, Franklin County, KY had a population of 50k people with a median age of 40.7 and a median household income of $53,539. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Franklin County, KY declined from 49,982 to 49,969, a -0.026% decrease and its median household income grew from $50,999 to $53,539, a 4.98% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Franklin County, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (81.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (9.77%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.96%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.82%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.44%). N/A% of the people in Franklin County, KY speak a non-English language, and 97.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Franklin County, KY are Kentucky State University (403 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Franklin County, KY is $139,300, and the homeownership rate is 63.2%. Most people in Franklin County, KY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Franklin County, KY is 2 cars per household.