Franklin County PA Information


Franklin County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 156,010
Population in Households 153,466
Population in Familes 125,971
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,544
Population Density1 202
Diversity Index2 28


Median Household Income $56,936
Average Household Income $73,188
Per Capita Income $28,840


Total Housing Units 65,874 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 42,084 (63.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 18,644 (28.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,146 ( 7.8%)
Median Home Value $195,041
Average Home Value $232,990


Total Households 60,728
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 42,308
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 0.51% 0.53%
Households 0.48% 0.5%
Families 0.34% 0.42%
Median Household Income   2.5%
Per Capita Income   2.82%


Franklin County PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Franklin County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Pennsylvania 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 # 23 67th
Population Density # 27 61st
Diversity Index # 23 67th
Median Household Income # 19 73rd
Per Capita Income # 23 67th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.