Franklin County MS Information


Franklin County Subdivisions

Franklin County MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 8,036
Population in Households 7,969
Population in Familes 6,797
Population in Group Qrtrs 67
Population Density2 14
Diversity Index3 48


Median Household Income $34,245
Average Household Income $52,746
Per Capita Income $21,124


Total Housing Units 4,225 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,465 (58.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 731 (17.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,029 (24.4%)
Median Home Value $80,202
Average Home Value $111,684


Total Households 3,196
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 2,216
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.12% -0.12%
Households -0.06% -0.08%
Families -0.26% -0.21%
Median Household Income   1.35%
Per Capita Income   2.35%


Franklin County MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Franklin County to the other 82 counties and county equivalents in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 78 6th
Population Density # 80 4th
Diversity Index # 45 45th
Median Household Income # 46 45th
Per Capita Income # 28 67th

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