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Franklin County, Georgia (GA)

County population in 2016: 22,651 (11% urban, 89% rural); it was 20,285 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,373
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,845
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 6,257
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,322 (it was 1,631 in 2000)
% of renters here:

21%
State:

34%

Land area: 263 sq. mi.

Water area: 3.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 86 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Franklin County: 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (27.1%), Educational, health and social services (22.2%), Manufacturing (16.0%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (10.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 47%
  • Government: 8%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 45%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Franklin County, Georgia:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (83.8%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (9.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (4.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Asian alone (0.7%)
Median resident age:  41.0 years
Georgia median age:  36.5 years
Males: 11,067  (48.9%)
Females: 11,584  (51.1%)

Franklin County,GA real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Franklin County:

2.0 people
Georgia:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $39,141 ($32,134 in 1999)

This county:

$39,141
Georgia:

$53,559

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $453 (lower quartile is $329, upper quartile is $596)
This county:

$453
State:

$754


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $108,464 (it was $72,900 in 2000)
Franklin:

$108,464
Georgia:

$166,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $51,988 - $189,041

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $206,560
Here:

$206,560
State:

$234,633

Townhouses or other attached units: $239,899
Here:

$239,899
State:

$198,839

In 2-unit structures: $240,052
Here:

$240,052
State:

$228,806

Mobile homes: $80,733
Here:

$80,733
State:

$71,595
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,075
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $328

Institutionalized population: 226
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 22 buildings, average cost: $144,300
  • 2008: 11 buildings, average cost: $131,000
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $132,800
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $136,500
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $143,300
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $173,300
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $295,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,066 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $703 (0.8%)

Franklin County household income distribution in 2013 Franklin County home values distribution in 2013 Franklin County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 22.7%
Franklin County:

22.7%
Georgia:

16.0%
(21.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.7% for Black residents, 32.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 60.0% for American Indian residents, 35.2% for other race residents, 34.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 41.0 years old
(Males: 39.7 years old, Females: 42.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.7 years old, Black residents: 32.5 years old, American Indian residents: 15.7 years old, Asian residents: 45.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24.6 years old, Other race residents: 23.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Franklin County is $427 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $473 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $575 a month.

Cities in this county include: Sandy Cross, Gumlog, Lavonia, Franklin Springs, Carnesville.

Franklin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Neighboring counties: Anderson County, South Carolina , Brunswick County, North Carolina , Chesterfield County, South Carolina , Dawson County , Floyd County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.1%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 1,013
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 76.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 13.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 735 (24.3% naturalized citizens)

Franklin County:

3.2%
Whole state:

10.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Franklin County population
  • 3012010 or later
  • 3282000 to 2009
  • 691990 to 1999
  • 551980 to 1989
  • 251970 to 1979
  • 52Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 53.9%

Franklin County marital status for males Franklin County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,488
  • One, attached: 117
  • Two: 270
  • 3 or 4: 175
  • 5 to 9: 125
  • 10 to 19: 44
  • 20 to 49: 66
  • 50 or more: 43
  • Mobile homes: 3,246
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 36

Housing units in Franklin County with a mortgage: 2,637 (33 second mortgage, 226 home equity loan, 5 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,054

Here:

40.0% with mortgage
State:

65.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Franklin County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,09150
Mainline Protestant2,00517
Black Protestant3622
Other101
None6,616-
Franklin County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Franklin County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Franklin County:

6.42 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 22
This county:

10.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Franklin County:

10.1%
Georgia:

10.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Franklin County:

26.8%
State:

27.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.4%
State:

14.6%

Agriculture in Franklin County:

Average size of farms: 104 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $219,071
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $103.55
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.30%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 99.17%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $155,668
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 16.92%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 2.13%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $36,194
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.55%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 31.30
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.31%
Corn for grain: 223 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1056 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 588 harvested acres
Vegetables: 133 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 57 acres

Earthquake activity:

Franklin County-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 52.7 miles away from Franklin County center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 140.1 miles away from the county center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 107.9 miles away from the county center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 268.1 miles away from the county center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 202.3 miles away from Franklin County center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 243.6 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Georgia Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: February 15, 2015 to February 18, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4215: April 20, 2015, FEMA Id: 4215, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Georgia Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: February 10, 2014 to February 14, 2014, Emergency Declared EM-3368: February 11, 2014, FEMA Id: 3368, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Georgia Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 27, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3218: September 05, 2005, FEMA Id: 3218, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Georgia Hurricane Ivan, Incident Period: September 14, 2004 to October 30, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1554: September 18, 2004, FEMA Id: 1554, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Georgia Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 22, 2000 to February 01, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1311: January 28, 2000, FEMA Id: 1311, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Georgia Severe Snowfall, Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 17, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3097: March 15, 1993, FEMA Id: 3097, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snowfall
  • Georgia Drought, Incident Period: July 20, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3044: July 20, 1977, FEMA Id: 3044, Natural disaster type: Drought
  • Georgia SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: June 11, 1976, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-507: June 11, 1976, FEMA Id: 507, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Franklin County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 4
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (55%)
  • Vietnam (9%)
  • Other Western Africa (5%)
  • India (4%)
  • Honduras (3%)
  • Other Eastern Africa (2%)
  • Brazil (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Franklin County


  • American (32%)
  • English (6%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • German (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • Italian (1%)

Franklin County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 7,378 (83.7%)
  • Carpooled: 680 (7.7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 14 (0.2%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 10 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 128 (1.5%)
  • Bicycle: 18 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 200 (2.3%)
  • Worked at home: 378 (4.3%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Franklin County, Georgia in 2000:

  • 338 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 150 people in nursing homes
  • 54 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 46 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

People in group quarters in Franklin County, Georgia in 2010:

  • 310 people in college/university student housing
  • 140 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 65 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 61 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 21 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 13 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $42,733.

6.98% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,581 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.98%
Georgia average:

9.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.53% relocated from other counties in Georgia ($22,398 average AGI)
1.46% relocated from other states ($7,183 average AGI)
Franklin County:

1.46%
Georgia average:

3.48%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hart County, GA  1.23% ($27,374 average AGI)
from Stephens County, GA  0.92% ($21,118)
from Jackson County, GA  0.42% ($25,677)
from Elbert County, GA  0.38% ($25,929)
from Madison County, GA  0.35% ($19,269)
from Gwinnett County, GA  0.31% ($39,609)
from Banks County, GA  0.23% ($26,706)


7.85% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($21,821 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.85%
Georgia average:

9.32%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.69% relocated to other counties in Georgia ($13,510 average AGI)
2.16% relocated to other states ($8,313 average AGI)
Franklin County:

2.16%
Georgia average:

3.33%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hart County, GA  1.30% ($24,320 average AGI)
to Stephens County, GA  0.94% ($23,443)
to Madison County, GA  0.41% ($-79,226)
to Jackson County, GA  0.40% ($31,667)
to Clarke County, GA  0.35% ($29,000)
to Banks County, GA  0.28% ($33,667)
to Elbert County, GA  0.28% ($20,714)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.6

Births per 1000 population in Franklin County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Franklin County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.1

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Franklin County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 22.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 9.6%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Franklin County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Franklin County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Franklin County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Franklin County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Franklin County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Franklin County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,369 (3,481 aged, 888 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 607 (11%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Franklin County, Georgia in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (287)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (260)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (231)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (196)
  • Unspecified dementia (172)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (161)
  • Congestive heart failure (151)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (116)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (82)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (80)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.66
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 11,686
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 1,543
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 25,400

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,385
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,135
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 19

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 26
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 60

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 9

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 190.2. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 22,651
  • In family households: 18,719 (3,093 male householders, 2,667 female householders)
    4,411 spouses, 6,036 children (5,386 natural, 171 adopted, 499 stepchildren), 804 grandchildren, 122 brothers or sisters, 435 parents, 659 other relatives, 488 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,281 (1,080 male householders (859 living alone)), 1,580 female householders (1,400 living alone)), 620 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 645

Size of family households: 2,515 2-persons, 1,208 3-persons, 1,222 4-persons, 511 5-persons, 246 6-persons, 68 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,259 1-person, 334 2-persons, 48 3-persons, 16 4-persons.

2,792 married couples with children.
1,206 single-parent households (425 men, 781 women).

94.8% of residents of Franklin speak English at home.
3.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (66% speak English very well, 4% speak English well, 20% speak English not well, 9% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (82% speak English very well, 18% speak English well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (11% speak English very well, 38% speak English well, 31% speak English not well, 21% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $128,205,000 ($5,976 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,417,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $62,452,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $30,555,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,001,000
Federal grants: $29,705,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,209,000 ($364,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,283,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $146,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $7,272,000
Federal Government insurance: $21,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,376
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

79 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,226
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +35
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,150
Here:

+53 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Franklin County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.27 millions of gallons per day (28% from ground, 72% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.7

Year house built in Franklin County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Franklin County population
  • 422014 or later
  • 1492010 to 2013
  • 1,7892000 to 2009
  • 2,2891990 to 1999
  • 1,8851980 to 1989
  • 1,9391970 to 1979
  • 1,0151960 to 1969
  • 5841950 to 1959
  • 2571940 to 1949
  • 5451939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Franklin County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Franklin County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Franklin County population
  • 201 room
  • 332 rooms
  • 833 rooms
  • 4604 rooms
  • 1,2975 rooms
  • 1,3786 rooms
  • 8627 rooms
  • 5958 rooms
  • 8349+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Franklin County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Franklin County population
  • 701 room
  • 522 rooms
  • 2633 rooms
  • 6354 rooms
  • 8575 rooms
  • 4596 rooms
  • 2647 rooms
  • 868 rooms
  • 1239+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Franklin County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Franklin County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Franklin County population
  • 19no bedroom
  • 781 bedroom
  • 9932 bedrooms
  • 3,2643 bedrooms
  • 9034 bedrooms
  • 2775+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Franklin County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Franklin County population
  • 70no bedroom
  • 3211 bedroom
  • 8512 bedrooms
  • 1,3503 bedrooms
  • 2014 bedrooms
  • 145+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Franklin County, Georgia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Franklin County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Franklin County population
  • 167no vehicle
  • 1,3611 vehicle
  • 1,9322 vehicles
  • 1,4193 vehicles
  • 5204 vehicles
  • 2285+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Franklin County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Franklin County population
  • 454no vehicle
  • 1,2821 vehicle
  • 8012 vehicles
  • 1873 vehicles
  • 734 vehicles
  • 175+ vehicles

88.3% of Franklin County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 27% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 80% lived in Georgia.

Franklin County:

88.3%
State average:

83.6%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 16,182
  • Other state: 5,565
  • Northeast: 425
  • Midwest: 896
  • South: 3,903
  • West: 369
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Franklin County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 67.6%Electricity
  • 16.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.1%Utility gas
  • 6.5%Wood
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 64.9%Electricity
  • 18.0%Utility gas
  • 10.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.9%Wood
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 129
Here:

5.9%
Georgia:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 38
Here:

3.7%
Georgia:

10.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 377
Here:

39.9%
Georgia:

18.3%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Franklin County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - General - Other: $5,494,000
    Parks and Recreation: $625,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,282,000
    Health - Other: $1,208,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,202,000
    General - Other: $1,085,000
    Regular Highways: $963,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $953,000
    Financial Administration: $601,000
    Parks and Recreation: $401,000
    Correctional Institutions: $334,000
    Solid Waste Management: $286,000
    Local Fire Protection: $278,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $273,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $95,000
    Housing and Community Development: $75,000
    General Public Buildings: $73,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $35,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $95,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $1,571,000
    Water Utilities: $460,000
    Regular Highways: $259,000
    Local Fire Protection: $249,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $46,000
    Libraries: $24,000
    Parks and Recreation: $23,000
    Air Transportation: $11,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $17,000
    General - Other: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $1,878,000
    Regular Highways: $430,000
    Solid Waste Management: $128,000
    Police Protection: $85,000
    Health - Other: $79,000
    General Public Building: $60,000
    Parks and Recreation: $23,000
    General - Other: $8,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,817,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0

Franklin County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $829,000
    Parks and Recreation: $122,000
    Solid Waste Management: $49,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $544,000
    General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $444,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $959,000
    Interest Earnings: $510,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $146,000
    Sale of Property: $60,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $227,000
    Health and Hospitals: $166,000
    All Other: $131,000
    Public Welfare: $126,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $7,307,000
    Property: $6,433,000
    Other Selective Sales: $644,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $59,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $31,000
    Other License: $9,000

Franklin County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $17,000,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $17,000,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,125,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,000,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $253,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $253,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $125,000

Franklin County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,659,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,210,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,000,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 708
  • Number of aged recipients: 93
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 615
  • Number of recipients under 18: 75
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 423
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 210
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 322
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 268
Franklin County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Franklin County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Franklin County, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James10972.9 years
William10773.6 years
Mary8076.7 years
John7473.9 years
Robert6273.4 years
Charles5370.5 years
Thomas4475.6 years
George3278.0 years
Ruth3080.5 years
Henry2874.4 years
Most common last names in Franklin County, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5274.9 years
Williams3873.1 years
Brown3670.1 years
Johnson3170.2 years
Ayers2878.6 years
Crump2573.4 years
Jones2573.0 years
Walters2576.0 years
Payne2580.1 years
Andrews2476.7 years
Businesses in Franklin County, GA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1MasterBrand Cabinets2
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Curves1Rite Aid1
Dairy Queen1Sleep Inn1
Dennys1Subway2
Dunkin Donuts1Super 81
FedEx3Taco Bell1
Ford1U-Haul3
H&R Block1UPS4
Hardee's1Waffle House1
Holiday Inn1Wendy's2