Franklin County Information

Franklin in Arkansas occupies 620 square miles and has a 2006 population of 18,276, a change from a 2000 population of 17,771 and 14,897 in 1990. 13.9% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 12.5% percent is 25-35, and 13.6% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 22 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 376 people: 4.3% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.4%.

Read more about Franklin, Arkansas in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyFranklin 
StateArkansas 
Land Area620 sq. milesRanked 1,672 of 3,140
Population 200618,276Ranked 1,902 of 3,140
Population 200518,169 
Population 200017,771Ranked 1,914 of 3,140
Population 199014,897Ranked 1,995 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion96.7% 
African American.7% 
Asian American.7% 
Native American.8% 
Pacific Islander.2% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.8% 
Population 5 to 1413% 
Population 15 to 2413.9% 
Population 25 to 3412.5% 
Population 35 to 4413.6% 
Population 45 to 5413.7% 
Population 55 to 6411.2% 
Population 65 to 748.6% 
Population 75 and up7.6% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes2229
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes2 
Robberies1 
Aggravated Assaults19 
Total Property Crimes125165
Burglaries33 
Larceny Thefts87 
Motor Vehicle Thefts5 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population8,6908,075
Unemployed Population376271
Unemployment Rate4.3%3.4%

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