Franklin County NY Information


Franklin County Subdivisions

Franklin County NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 51,901
Daytime Population: Workers 21,245
Daytime Population: Residents 27,223
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 48,468
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 45,826
Population in Familes 35,266
Population in Group Qrtrs 6,075
Population Density2 32
Diversity Index3 35


Median Household Income $45,573
Average Household Income $60,387
Per Capita Income $23,280


Total Housing Units 25,775 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,421 (52.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,793 (22.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,561 (25.5%)
Median Home Value $108,000
Average Home Value $162,667


Total Households 19,214
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 12,008
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 0.08% -0.07%
Households 0.12% -0.13%
Families -0.07% -0.24%
Median Household Income   1.02%
Per Capita Income   1.87%


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, 2017 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 # 24 63rd
Median Household Income # 56 11th
Per Capita Income # 58 8th

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