KY

National Population : 333,590,059
Kentucky State Population : 4,519,884

About Franklin, KY

Franklin, KY is located in Simpson County in the state of Kentucky.

The total City Population for Franklin is about 10,118 with about 238 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 19,215.

The Average Home Value is $131,400.00, which is roughly 28% higher than the Average Home Value of $94,219.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 30% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $48,337.00, which is roughly 19% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,100.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 16% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Franklin is about 3.8%.

Kentucky is ranked #37 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 26.82 out of 100.

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Voting

Simpson County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 54.47% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 67.43%
Democratic: 30.7%
Libertarian: 1.47%
Other: 0.4%


Nearby Locations

Woodburn, KY (8.02 mi.)
South Union, KY (13.63 mi.)
Auburn, KY (13.63 mi.)
Alvaton, KY (15.08 mi.)
Browning, KY (15.44 mi.)
Rockfield, KY (15.44 mi.)
Adairville, KY (15.73 mi.)
Adolphus, KY (16.95 mi.)
Bowling Green, KY (19.68 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 42134
Latitude : 36.748127
Longitude : -86.560770
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 719 ft.
Area Code(s) : 270, 364

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.50
Male Population Estimate : 42.65%
Female Population Estimate : 44.70%
Median Age : 39.3
Male Median Age : 37.8
Female Median Age : 40.6

White Population Estimate : 77.49%
Black Population Estimate : 9.40%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.67%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.77%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.04%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.66%
Other Population Estimate : 0.74%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Franklin specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Simpson County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Simpson County: About 180 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Simpson County is about 37% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.