Franklin city, VA

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2022 Population
8,194
0.667% 1-year decline
US Senator
Mark Warner
Democratic Party
US Senator
Tim Kaine
Democratic Party
2022 Median Age
38.8
0.513% 1-year decrease
2022 Poverty Rate
18.7%
5.27% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$57,537
16.4% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$197,900
10.7% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
3,449
0.73% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Franklin city, VA had a population of 8.19k people with a median age of 38.8 and a median household income of $57,537. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Franklin city, VA declined from 8,249 to 8,194, a −0.667% decrease and its median household income grew from $49,424 to $57,537, a 16.4% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Franklin city, VA are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (51.4%), White (Non-Hispanic) (37.9%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (4%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.37%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (2.39%).

None of the households in Franklin city, VA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

99% of the residents in Franklin city, VA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Franklin city, VA are Paul D Camp Community College (233037) (265 degrees awarded in 2022).

In 2022, the median property value in Franklin city, VA was $197,900, and the homeownership rate was 55.6%.

Most people in Franklin city, VA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Franklin city, VA was 2 cars per household.

Franklin city, VA borders Isle of Wight County, VA and Southampton County, VA.

Population & Diversity

Franklin city, VA is home to a population of 8.19k people, from which 99% are citizens. As of 2022, 3.23% of Franklin city, VA residents were born outside of the country (265 people).

In 2022, there were 1.35 times more Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents (4.21k people) in Franklin city, VA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 3.11k White (Non-Hispanic) and 328 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

99%
2022 Citizenship
99.2%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 99% of Franklin city, VA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Franklin city, VA was 99.2%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Franklin city, VA
  1. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    4.21k ± 314
  2. White (Non-Hispanic)
    3.11k ± 19
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    328 ± 182
3.28%
Hispanic Population
269 people

In 2022, there were 1.35 times more Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents (4.21k people) in Franklin city, VA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 3.11k White (Non-Hispanic) and 328 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

3.28% of the people in Franklin city, VA are hispanic (269 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Franklin city, VA as a share of the total population.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. El Salvador
    107,605 ± 8,003 people
  2. India
    98,735 ± 7,670 people
  3. Mexico
    59,855 ± 5,986 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Virginia was El Salvador, the natal country of 107,605 Virginia residents, followed by India with 98,735 and Mexico with 59,855.

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Foreign-Born Population

3.23%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
265 people
3.04%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
251 people

As of 2022, 3.23% of Franklin city, VA residents (265 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Franklin city, VA was 3.04%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Gulf War (2001-)
    290 ± 150
  2. Vietnam
    141 ± 91
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    102 ± 79

Franklin city, VA has a large population of military personnel who served in Gulf War (2001-), 2.06 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Franklin city, VA employs 3.45k people. The largest industries in Franklin city, VA are Manufacturing (694 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (569 people), and Educational Services (293 people), and the highest paying industries are Finance & Insurance ($157,826), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($90,986), and Wholesale Trade ($68,506).

Males in Virginia have an average income that is 1.33 times higher than the average income of females, which is $69,674. The income inequality in Virginia (measured using the Gini index) is 0.475, which is lower than than the national average.

Occupations

3.45k
2022 Value
± 457
0.73%
1 Year growth
± 19.1%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Franklin city, VA grew at a rate of 0.73%, from 3.42k employees to 3.45k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Franklin city, VA, are Management Occupations (437 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (415 people), and Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance Occupations (296 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Franklin city, VA.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

3.45k
2022 Value
± 457
0.73%
1 Year growth
± 19.1%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Franklin city, VA grew at a rate of 0.73%, from 3.42k employees to 3.45k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Franklin city, VA, are Manufacturing (694 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (569 people), and Educational Services (293 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Franklin city, VA, though some of these residents may live in Franklin city, VA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$49,239
Median earning men ± $11,552
$36,054
Median earning women ± $10,177

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($109,926), Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($77,887), and Wholesale Trade ($68,018).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Manufacturing ($40,662), Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($40,408), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($26,842).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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2.48%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 4.1M people employed in Virginia. This represents a 2.48% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 10.8%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Virginia.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 137
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  2. 88
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  3. 74
    Retail Trade

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Civics

Mark Warner and Tim Kaine are the senators currently representing the state of Virginia. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Virginia is currently represented by 11 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Virginia

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Mark Warner
Senator from Virginia2
Assumed office on January 3, 2009
Tim Kaine
Senator from Virginia1
Assumed office on January 3, 2013

Mark Warner and Tim Kaine are the senators currently representing Virginia.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Virginia over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Virginia

Virginia is currently represented by 11 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Virginia have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2022, universities in Franklin city, VA awarded 265 degrees. The student population of Franklin city, VA in 2022 is skewed towards women, with 411 male students and 777 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Franklin city, VA are White (122 and 46.7%), followed by Black or African American (116 and 44.4%), Hispanic or Latino (13 and 4.98%), and Two or More Races (5 and 1.92%).

The largest universities in Franklin city, VA by number of degrees awarded are Paul D Camp Community College (233037) (265 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Franklin city, VA are Liberal Arts & Sciences (83 and 31.3%), Child Care Provider (68 and 25.7%), and Other Liberal Arts & Sciences, General Studies, & Humanities (39 and 14.7%).

Enrollments by Gender and Races

In 2022 there were 1,188 students enrolled in Franklin city, VA, 34.6% men and 65.4% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 563 records, of which 58.1% were women and 41.9% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 83 degrees awarded
  2. 29 degrees awarded
  3. 13 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Franklin city, VA was Liberal Arts & Sciences with 83 degrees awarded.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
265 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Paul D Camp Community College (233037) with 265 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

In 2022, 64 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Franklin city, VA, which is 0.318 times less than the 201 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 122 degrees mean that there were 1.05 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 116 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Public, 2-year ($4,620) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Public, 2-year ($110) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

Public, 2-year ($1,466) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 0.884% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.904% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

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The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (1.71M), Bachelors Degree (1.47M), and Some college (1.4M).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Franklin city, VA was $197,900 in 2022, which is 0.702 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $178,800 to $197,900, a 10.7% increase. The homeownership rate in Franklin city, VA is 55.6%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Franklin city, VA have an average commute time of 23.3 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Franklin city, VA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

In 2022, 17.7% of the population was living with severe housing problems in Franklin city, VA. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator declined 2.17%.

Property

$197,900
Median Property Value 2022
±$14,376
$1,863
Median Property Taxes
±$332

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Franklin city, VA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

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Rent vs Own

55.6%
Homeownership
2022
65.3%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 55.6% of the housing units in Franklin city, VA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 51.9%.

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Income by Location

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Race/Ethnicity
Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 901
  2. Census Tract 902

The following map shows all of the tracts in Franklin city, VA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$57,537
Median Household Income
± $5,197
3.35k
Number of Households
± 452

In 2022, the median household income of the 3.35k households in Franklin city, VA grew to $57,537 from the previous year's value of $49,424.

The following chart displays the households in Franklin city, VA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $60k - $75k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Franklin city, VA is from Virginia.
0.475
2022 Wage GINI in Virginia
0.476
2021 Wage GINI in Virginia

In 2022, the income inequality in Virginia was 0.475 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.164% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Virginia was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Virginia in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (84.9%)
  2. Other (5.2%)
  3. Walked (4.07%)

In 2022, 84.9% of workers in Franklin city, VA drove alone to work, followed by those who used some unspecified means to get work (5.2%) and those who walked to work (4.07%).

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Commute Time

23.3 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Franklin city, VA have a shorter commute time (23.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 0.613% of the workforce in Franklin city, VA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Franklin city, VA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Franklin city, VA have 2 cars.

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Severe Housing Problems

In 2022, 17.7% of the population was living with severe housing problems in Franklin city, VA. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator declined 2.17%.

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Poverty & Diversity

18.7% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Franklin city, VA (1.51k out of 8.03k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 6 - 11, followed by Females 65 - 74 and then Females 25 - 34.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Franklin city, VA is Black, followed by Asian and White.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Children in Poverty

In 2022, 30.5% of the children was living in poverty in Franklin city, VA. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator declined 2.6%.

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Crimes & Accidents

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In 2022, the number of reported violent crimes offenses per 100,000 population was 310 in Franklin city, VA. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator declined 85.8 per 100,000 population.

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Health

96.9% of the population of Franklin city, VA has health coverage, with 35% on employee plans, 29.2% on Medicaid, 13.3% on Medicare, 14.5% on non-group plans, and 4.92% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Franklin city, VA see 885 patients per year on average, which represents a 10.5% increase from the previous year (801 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1306 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 603 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 47.4% were men and 52.6% were women.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

885 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Franklin city, VA

Primary care physicians in Franklin city, VA see an average of 885 patients per year. This represents a 10.5% increase from the previous year (801 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Franklin city, VA in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 26.5% under 18 years, 20.4% between 18 and 34 years, 35.3% between 35 and 64 years, and 17.8% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 47.4% were men and 52.6% were women.

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Uninsured People

3.06%
Uninsured
35%
Employer Coverage
29.2%
Medicaid
13.3%
Medicare
14.5%
Non-Group
4.92%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Franklin city, VA declined by 29.7% from 4.35% to 3.06%.

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Health Outcomes

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In 2022, the number of deaths among residents under age 18 per 100,000 population was 139 in Franklin city, VA.

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Health Behaviors

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In 2022, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 42.3% in Franklin city, VA.

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Clinical Care

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In 2022, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 7.39% in Franklin city, VA.

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