The City of Franklin had a population of 8,710 as of July 1, 2016. Franklin ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New Hampshire. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Franklin is located at latitude 43.4484 and longitude -71.6678 in Merrimack County. The formal boundaries for the City of Franklin (see map below) encompass a land area of 27.28 sq. miles and a water area of 1.84 sq. miles. Merrimack County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 305 feet.
The City of Franklin (GNIS ID: 873600) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Franklin population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Franklin: East Village, Franklin Falls, Pemigewasset, Pemigewasset Village, Salisbury.
|Population in Households||8,501|
|Population in Familes||6,504|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||209|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,083 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,013 (49.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,491 (36.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||579 (14.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$182,118|
|Average Home Value||$203,539|
|Median Household Income||$46,573|
|Average Household Income||$56,893|
|Per Capita Income||$23,157|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.72%|
|Per Capita Income||1.3%|
The table below compares Franklin to the other 97 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Hampshire by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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.
|Total Population||# 19||81st|
|Population Density1||# 86||12th|
|Diversity Index2||# 39||61st|
|Median Household Income||# 75||24th|
|Per Capita Income||# 88||10th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Hampshire Census Data Comparison Tool.