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Franklin, New Hampshire - Basic Facts

The City of Franklin had a population of 9,120 as of July 1, 2019. 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 43.4442 and longitude -71.6473 in Merrimack County. The formal boundaries for the City of Franklin 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.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Franklin: East Village, Franklin Falls, Pemigewasset, Pemigewasset Village, Salisbury.

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Franklin, NH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Franklin, NH Housing Affordability Index is 127
State of New Hampshire Housing Affordability Index is 107
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Franklin, NH Wealth Index is 52
State of New Hampshire Wealth Index is 122
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 9,120
Population in Households 8,908
Population in Families 6,797
Population in Group Qrtrs 212
Population Density 333
Diversity Index1 14
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $51,376
Average Household Income $61,767
Per Capita Income $24,799
Wealth Index3 52

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 4,167 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,092 (50.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,565 (37.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 510 (12.2%)
Median Home Value $170,520
Housing Affordability Index2 127
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 3,657
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 2,302
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.64% 0.62%
Households 0.63% 0.62%
Families 0.41% 0.49%
Median Household Income   2.13%
Per Capita Income   2.52%

Franklin, NH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Franklin to the other 97 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Hampshire by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 19 81st
Population Density # 84 14th
Diversity Index # 36 65th
Median Household Income # 76 23rd
Per Capita Income # 87 11th

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