Franklin County Information

Franklin in Georgia occupies 266 square miles and has a 2006 population of 21,691, a change from a 2000 population of 20,287 and 16,650 in 1990. 13.7% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 14% percent is 25-35, and 14.1% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 44 acts of violent crime reported in Franklin in 2004, a change from 109 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 565 people: 5.2% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.8%.

Read more about Franklin, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyFranklin 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area266 sq. milesRanked 2,907 of 3,140
Population 200621,691Ranked 1,735 of 3,140
Population 200521,560 
Population 200020,287Ranked 1,775 of 3,140
Population 199016,650Ranked 1,873 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion90% 
African American8.8% 
Asian American.5% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.2% 
Population 5 to 1412.9% 
Population 15 to 2413.7% 
Population 25 to 3414% 
Population 35 to 4414.1% 
Population 45 to 5412.6% 
Population 55 to 6411% 
Population 65 to 748.1% 
Population 75 and up7.4% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes44109
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes1 
Robberies4 
Aggravated Assaults39 
Total Property Crimes347800
Burglaries77 
Larceny Thefts235 
Motor Vehicle Thefts35 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population10,9649,973
Unemployed Population565377
Unemployment Rate5.2%3.8%

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