Franklin County NY Information


Franklin County Subdivisions

Franklin County NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 51,850
Population in Households 45,775
Population in Familes 35,461
Population in Group Qrtrs 6,075
Population Density1 32
Diversity Index2 34


Median Household Income $48,416
Average Household Income $65,049
Per Capita Income $25,009


Total Housing Units 25,963 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,652 (52.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,545 (21.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,766 (26.1%)
Median Home Value $112,757
Average Home Value $168,776


Total Households 19,197
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 11,983
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.06% -0.1%
Households 0.09% -0.15%
Families -0.08% -0.26%
Median Household Income   2.83%
Per Capita Income   3.08%


Franklin County NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Franklin County to the other 62 counties and county equivalents in New York 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 46 27th
Population Density # 59 6th
Diversity Index # 25 61st
Median Household Income # 54 15th
Per Capita Income # 55 13th

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