Franklin County WA Information


Franklin County Subdivisions

Franklin County WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 88,820
Population in Households 85,941
Population in Familes 75,223
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,879
Population Density1 72
Diversity Index2 83


Total Households 26,128
Average Household Size 3.29
Family Households 20,356
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 27,404 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,723 (61.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,405 (34.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,276 ( 4.7%)
Median Home Value $196,364
Average Home Value $243,489


Median Household Income $52,121
Average Household Income $66,260
Per Capita Income $19,946
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.46% 2.09%
Households 2.25% 2.14%
Families 2.19% 2.11%
Median Household Income   2.09%
Per Capita Income   2.58%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Franklin County WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Franklin County to the other 39 counties and county equivalents in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 14 67th
Population Density1 # 13 69th
Diversity Index2 # 1 100th
Median Household Income # 14 67th
Per Capita Income # 34 15th

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