Franklin demographics profile

StatisticFranklinWest VirginiaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,3917791
Median age53.241.637.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)63%59%55%
Speak English100%98%79%
Speak Spanish0%1%13%
Franklin, WV has a population of 782 and is the 16,737th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,391 per sq mi which is 1704% higher than the West Virginia average and 1435% higher than the national average. The median age in Franklin is 53 which is approximately 28% higher than the West Virginia average of 42. In Franklin, 63% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 100% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 45% of Franklin residents were born in West Virginia, 54% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Franklin is 1704% higher than West Virginia.
  • The median age in Franklin is 28% higher than West Virginia.
  • In Franklin 96.68% of the population is Caucasian.
  • In Franklin 2.56% of the population is African American.
  • In Franklin 0.77% of the population is Asian.

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Franklin population breakdown by race

RaceFranklinWest VirginiaNational
African American2.56%3.19%12.60%
American Indian0.00%0.17%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.17%
Mixed race0.00%1.99%2.91%
Other race0.00%0.28%4.70%
In Franklin, 0.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Franklin, WV demographics data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.