Franklin County KS Information


Franklin County Subdivisions

Franklin County KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 26,173
Daytime Population: Workers 10,880
Daytime Population: Residents 12,909
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 23,789
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 25,695
Population in Familes 21,143
Population in Group Qrtrs 478
Population Density2 46
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $52,394
Average Household Income $63,656
Per Capita Income $24,720


Total Housing Units 11,211 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,061 (63.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,999 (26.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,151 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $141,359
Average Home Value $160,218


Total Households 10,060
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 6,915
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 0.1% -0.07%
Households -0.06% -0.17%
Families -0.16% -0.24%
Median Household Income   0.66%
Per Capita Income   1.72%


Franklin County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Franklin County to the other 105 counties and county equivalents in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 23 79th
Population Density # 16 86th
Diversity Index # 66 38th
Median Household Income # 29 73rd
Per Capita Income # 73 31st

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