Franklin County WA Information


Franklin County Subdivisions

Franklin County WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 89,625
Population in Households 86,770
Population in Familes 75,887
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,855
Population Density1 72
Diversity Index2 83


Total Households 26,316
Average Household Size 3.3
Family Households 20,501
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 27,811 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 17,068 (61.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,248 (33.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,495 ( 5.4%)
Median Home Value $163,152
Average Home Value $199,020


Median Household Income $53,797
Average Household Income $70,140
Per Capita Income $21,598
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.21% 1.81%
Households 2.01% 1.82%
Families 1.96% 1.79%
Median Household Income   0.94%
Per Capita Income   1.63%
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, 2016 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 # 11 74th
Per Capita Income # 36 10th

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