Franklin County NE Information


Franklin County Subdivisions

Franklin County NE Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,092
Population in Households 3,040
Population in Familes 2,475
Population in Group Qrtrs 52
Population Density1 5
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 1,370
Average Household Size 2.22
Family Households 897
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,734 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,066 (61.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 304 (17.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 364 (21.0%)
Median Home Value $61,404
Average Home Value $102,697


Median Household Income $43,612
Average Household Income $64,771
Per Capita Income $28,836
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.67% -0.63%
Households -0.41% -0.49%
Families -0.51% -0.54%
Median Household Income   3.0%
Per Capita Income   1.99%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Franklin County NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Franklin County to the other 93 counties and county equivalents in Nebraska 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 67 29th
Population Density1 # 61 35th
Diversity Index2 # 75 20th
Median Household Income # 68 28th
Per Capita Income # 14 86th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nebraska Census Data Comparison Tool.