Franklin County Information

Franklin in Alabama occupies 647 square miles and has a 2006 population of 30,847, a change from a 2000 population of 31,223 and 27,814 in 1990. 12.5% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 14% percent is 25-35, and 13.7% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 57 acts of violent crime reported in Franklin in 2004, a change from 29 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 587 people: 4.2% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 5.8%.

Read more about Franklin, Alabama in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyFranklin 
StateAlabama 
Land Area647 sq. milesRanked 1,584 of 3,140
Population 200630,847Ranked 1,399 of 3,140
Population 200530,727 
Population 200031,223Ranked 1,371 of 3,140
Population 199027,814Ranked 1,357 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion94.1% 
African American4.2% 
Asian American.2% 
Native American.4% 
Pacific Islander.4% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.7% 
Population 5 to 1412.8% 
Population 15 to 2412.5% 
Population 25 to 3414% 
Population 35 to 4413.7% 
Population 45 to 5413.7% 
Population 55 to 6411.3% 
Population 65 to 748.6% 
Population 75 and up6.6% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes5729
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes4 
Robberies9 
Aggravated Assaults44 
Total Property Crimes438186
Burglaries114 
Larceny Thefts281 
Motor Vehicle Thefts43 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population14,13014,741
Unemployed Population587855
Unemployment Rate4.2%5.8%

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