According to the most recent Franklin Parish Louisiana demographics data available from the 2022 Census Bureau released in the American Community Survey in November of 2022, Figure 1 Franklin Parish depicts it has a Population 2021 of 19,964 which is the third most populous of all other counties in the greater Franklin Parish region. The county with the highest population in the area is Ouachita Parish which shows a population of 160,227 ( considerably bigger). Figure 3 uses the Franklin Parish population data for a comparison of the population growth/population change estimates from the years 2010 to 2021 and Franklin Parish Louisiana depicts a decline of 803 (4%).
The total Franklin Parish Louisiana greater area population percent change for all areas for the years from 2010 to 2021 is shown in Figure 4 and for Franklin Parish shows it has a Population Change of -3.9% which is the third most population percent change of all other counties in the greater Franklin Parish region.
Looking at the Franklin Parish population density (measured as people per square mile) and providing comparisons to both the national and state average population density in Figure 5, Franklin Parish Louisiana depicts it has 32 people per square mile which is the third most people per square mile of all other counties in the greater Franklin Parish region. The next higher in terms of population density is Richland Parish 12.5% larger with population density of 36. The county with the highest population density in the area is Ouachita Parish which depicts a people per square mile of 262 ( markedly bigger). Figure 6 provides Franklin Parish demographics for the overall median age for all people in the region and Franklin Parish shows it has a Median Age of 38.4 which is less than most other counties in the local area. The county with the highest overall median age of all people in the area is Tensas Parish which shows an age of 44.8 (16.7% larger). Figure 9 shows the Franklin Parish Louisiana Hispanic (including non Hispanic whites) population household ethnicity in the region and Franklin Parish indicates it has a Hispanic or Latino of 0.5% which is the smallest when sorted by people who are Hispanic or Latino of all the other counties in the greater region.
Franklin Parish Families and Marital Status Charts
Figure 10 shows the detailed marriage characteristics broken down by %residents who are married, never married, single, divorced, and widowed. Franklin Parish has the smallest proportion of total percent married at 29% of the total. Second, it has the largest proportion of percent divorced at 9% of the total and is ranked #1. Figure 11 compares the average household size using the average number of people in a family for Franklin Parish households. Franklin Parish depicts it has a Family Size of 3.2 which is the second smallest in terms of average family size of all the other counties in the metropolitan area. The county with the highest average family size in the area is Tensas Parish which depicts an average family size of 4.2 (31.8% larger).
Looking at Franklin Parish households that are headed by a husband and wife as a percent of all families in Figure 12, Franklin Parish shows it has a Married-couple family of 68% which is in the center range of other counties in the surrounding region. The county with the highest percent of people in a husband and wife family in the area is Catahoula Parish which shows a husband and wife family percent of 76% (11.9% larger).
The next section of charts provide a detailed look at mothers and baby births that occurred over the past 12 months. Figure 13 shows the rate of women aged 15 to 50 years old who have given birth. Franklin Parish depicts it has a Birth Rate of 7.2% which is less than most other counties in the surrounding region. The county with the highest percent of women who gave birth in the area is Tensas Parish which shows a birth rate of 12.7% (75.6% larger). Figure 14 shows the breakdown of the mother's age for all baby births that occurred in the last 12 months and it has one of the largest proportions of percent of births to mothers aged 15 to 19 at 41% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger county being Catahoula Parish with 57%. Second, it has one of the largest proportions of percent of births to mothers aged 20 to 24 at 44% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger county being Caldwell Parish with 74%. Third, it has the smallest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 25 to 29 at 4% of the total.
The next set of demographic data looks at the marital status for Franklin Parish households which is useful for internet research. Figure 16 compares the total number of single people in each area. Franklin Parish depicts it has a Total Single People of 48% which is the second smallest in order of percent of people who are single for any reason of all the other counties in the local area. The county with the highest percent of people who are single for any reason in the area is Madison Parish which depicts a percent single of 68% (41.5% larger). Comparing percent of people who are single for any reason to the United States average of 50%, Franklin Parish is only about 4.1% smaller. Also, in comparison with the state of Louisiana, percent of people who are single for any reason of 54%, Franklin Parish is about 12.2% smaller.
Franklin Parish Citizenship Demographics Charts
The next diagram (Figure 18) shows the year of entry that non citizens entered the United States. The year of entry can show the rate of flow at various points of time in the past for when they entered the U.S. it has one of the largest proportions of non citizens who entered the US before 1990 at 35% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger county being Richland Parish with 56%.
Franklin Parish Birthplace Demographic Charts
Figure 19 looks at the detailed country of origin demographic research for foreign-born people in this place. Click column to sort.
For comparison purposes, Figure 20 shows detailed statistic data for the entire United States. In particular, this diagram breaks down the detailed country of origin foreign-born people in the entire U.S. in order to compare with the data provided in the prior diagram which shows only for the local area. Both this diagram and the prior diagram are sorted the same way to facilitate comparison between the two. Click column to sort.
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