The table below compares Franklin County to the other 14 counties and county equivalents in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.
|Total Population||# 12||21st|
|Population Density1||# 14||7th|
|Diversity Index2||# 14||7th|
|Median Household Income||# 12||21st|
|Per Capita Income||# 13||14th|
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|Population in Households||70,424|
|Population in Familes||52,384|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1,577|
|Average Household Size||2.27|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||34,396 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||21,431 (62.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||9,590 (27.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||3,375 ( 9.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$188,162|
|Average Home Value||$211,507|
|Median Household Income||$51,765|
|Average Household Income||$64,328|
|Per Capita Income||$27,774|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.61%|
|Per Capita Income||2.41%|
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