Franklin County MO Information


Franklin County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 103,436
Population in Households 102,579
Population in Familes 84,984
Population in Group Qrtrs 857
Population Density1 112
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 40,359
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 28,225
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 44,962 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 30,086 (66.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,273 (22.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,603 (10.2%)
Median Home Value $167,550
Average Home Value $217,132


Median Household Income $50,835
Average Household Income $64,734
Per Capita Income $25,428
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.3% 0.32%
Households 0.48% 0.44%
Families 0.34% 0.35%
Median Household Income   1.72%
Per Capita Income   2.23%
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 MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Franklin County to the other 115 counties and county equivalents in Missouri 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 # 10 92nd
Population Density1 # 17 86th
Diversity Index2 # 81 30th
Median Household Income # 16 87th
Per Capita Income # 16 87th

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