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Franklin, WV (West Virginia) Houses and Residents

Total population: 685 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 793 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 387 (278 occupied: 178 owner occupied, 99 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

36%
State:

28%

Housing density: 768 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $399,261.

Median contract rent in 2016: $252 (lower quartile is $164, upper quartile is $353)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $303


Median gross rent in Franklin, WV in 2016: $343

Housing units in Franklin with a mortgage: 80 (0 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 2 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 97

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $84,605

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $47,273

Median monthly housing costs: $466


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Franklin, West Virginia Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $173,447 (it was $84,000 in 2000)
Franklin:

$173,447
West Virginia:

$117,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $102,756 - $213,198

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $163,367
Here:

$163,367
State:

$150,631
Median year house/condo built: 1974

Median year apartment built: 1984

Household type by relationship:

Households: 723
  • In family households: 526 (62 male householders, 125 female householders)
    132 spouses, 176 children (162 natural, 14 adopted, 0 stepchildren), 0 grandchildren, 4 brothers or sisters, 10 parents, 9 other relatives, 5 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 99 (36 male householders (35 living alone)), 57 female householders (55 living alone)), 4 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 96

Size of family households: 101 2-persons, 30 3-persons, 31 4-persons, 19 5-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 91 1-person, 2 2-persons.

67 married couples with children.
75 single-parent households (8 men, 67 women).

100.6% of residents of Franklin speak English at home.

Foreign born population: 14 (1.9%)
(28.6% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.2
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.2
State:

4.6

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Franklin, West Virginia:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 52 bedrooms
  • 1233 bedrooms
  • 444 bedrooms
  • 85+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Franklin population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Franklin, West Virginia:

  • 5no bedroom
  • 111 bedroom
  • 572 bedrooms
  • 163 bedrooms
  • 94 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Franklin population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Franklin in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 6no vehicle
  • 391 vehicle
  • 802 vehicles
  • 433 vehicles
  • 54 vehicles
  • 55+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Franklin population

Cars and other vehicles available in Franklin in renter-occupied apartments

  • 20no vehicle
  • 441 vehicle
  • 342 vehicles
  • 23 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Franklin population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Franklin, West Virginia:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 64 rooms
  • 485 rooms
  • 606 rooms
  • 327 rooms
  • 278 rooms
  • 59+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Franklin population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Franklin, West Virginia:

  • 51 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 113 rooms
  • 514 rooms
  • 185 rooms
  • 106 rooms
  • 47 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Franklin population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

  • Franklin, WV household income distribution

  • Franklin, WV household income distribution
  • 32Less than $10,000
  • 9$10,000 to $14,999
  • 42$15,000 to $19,999
  • 19$20,000 to $24,999
  • 3$25,000 to $29,999
  • 27$30,000 to $34,999
  • 6$35,000 to $39,999
  • 17$40,000 to $44,999
  • 6$45,000 to $49,999
  • 24$50,000 to $59,999
  • 18$60,000 to $74,999
  • 38$75,000 to $99,999
  • 18$100,000 to $124,999
  • 2$125,000 to $149,999
  • 8$150,000 to $199,999
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Franklin, WV

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Franklin, WV
  • 4Less than $10,000
  • 8$15,000 to $19,999
  • 3$25,000 to $29,999
  • 7$30,000 to $34,999
  • 7$40,000 to $49,999
  • 24$90,000 to $99,999
  • 14$100,000 to $124,999
  • 8$125,000 to $149,999
  • 14$150,000 to $174,999
  • 49$175,000 to $199,999
  • 24$200,000 to $249,999
  • 11$250,000 to $299,999
  • 6$300,000 to $399,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Franklin, WV

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Franklin, WV
  • 13Less than $100
  • 10$100 to $149
  • 12$200 to $249
  • 7$250 to $299
  • 17$300 to $349
  • 16$350 to $399
  • 3$450 to $499
  • 9$550 to $599
  • 4$600 to $649
Franklin commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 43
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 72
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 0
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 10
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 0
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 15
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 13
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 0
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 3
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 11
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 24
  • 90 or more minutes: 10
Franklin, WV Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 75.7%
Number of people working at home: 25 (10.9% of all workers)

Franklin mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 667 (89%)
  • Carpooled: 36 (5%)
  • Walked: 25 (3%)
  • Worked at home: 25 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 112
 Italian: 29
 Irish: 16
 English: 14
 Scotch-Irish: 9
 Polish: 7
 African: 7
 Dutch: 3
 French (except Basque): 2
 Welsh: 1

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 69%Australia
  • 31%India
  • 0%England
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland
  • 0%Denmark
  • 0%Norway

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

  • This state: 260
  • Other state: 450
  • Northeast: 26
  • Midwest: 20
  • South: 380
  • West: 28

81% of Franklin residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 43% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in West Virginia.

Franklin:

81.1%
State average:

87.4%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 31
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 13
  • 11th grade: 20
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 127
  • Less than 1 year of college: 0
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 11
  • Associate degree: 18
  • Bachelor's degree: 19
  • Master's degree: 15
  • Professional school degree: 9
  • Doctorate degree: 3

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 22
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 5
  • 11th grade: 8
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 132
  • Less than 1 year of college: 2
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 16
  • Associate degree: 15
  • Bachelor's degree: 33
  • Master's degree: 32
  • Professional school degree: 5
  • Doctorate degree: 12

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 1.2%Females
Franklin marital status for males
Franklin marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 250
  • One, attached: 3
  • Two: 56
  • 3 or 4: 37
  • 5 to 9: 23
  • Mobile homes: 10

Median worth of mobile homes: $12,208

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 1.0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 0.9%

House/condo owner moved in on average 14 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Franklin:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Franklin
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (40.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (24.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (15.2%)
  • Wood (14.6%)
  • Utility gas (1.7%)
  • Other fuel (1.1%)
  • Electricity (63.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (16.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (13.1%)
  • Utility gas (7.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
West Virginia:

6.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
West Virginia:

7.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 9
Here:

81.8%
West Virginia:

15.3%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)