Franklin County MA Information


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  1. Franklin County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forFranklin County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Franklin County MA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 71,870
Population in Households 70,314
Population in Familes 52,302
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,556
Population Density2 103
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $57,107
Average Household Income $77,027
Per Capita Income $33,078


Total Housing Units 34,209 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 21,410 (62.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,424 (27.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,375 ( 9.9%)
Median Home Value $245,260
Average Home Value $328,213


Total Households 30,834
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 18,457
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.08% -0.1%
Households 0.13% -0.06%
Families 0.08% -0.08%
Median Household Income   0.94%
Per Capita Income   1.35%


Franklin County MA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Franklin County to the other 14 counties and county equivalents in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 12 21st
Population Density # 14 7th
Diversity Index # 14 7th
Median Household Income # 13 14th
Per Capita Income # 13 14th

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