Franklin County , Iowa

Franklin County: County in Iowa, United States

Franklin County locator map
Location of Franklin County on Iowa map.

About

Franklin County is a county located in the U.S. state of Iowa. As of the 2010 census, the population was 10,680 and a population density of 7 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 9,971 inhabitants. Its county seat is Hampton. The county was created 170 years ago in 1850.

Franklin County Courthouse  Hampton image
Franklin County Courthouse Hampton
Franklin County Courthouse  Hampton image

Geography

Franklin County is located at 42°43'57"N 93°15'45"W (42.7325500, -93.2624700). It has 2 neighbors: Cerro Gordo County and Hardin County.

Franklin County map

The largest city of Franklin County is Washington with a population of 7,206. Other cities include, Hampton population 4,162, Oakland population 1,491, Sheffield population 1,096 and Latimer population 463. See all Franklin County cities & populated places.

Weather

Franklin County forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. more

Franklin County Quick Facts

Population : 9,971 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Iowa (United States)
Different from : Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin City, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin Parish, Franklin County
Area : 1510 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.09%
Land as percent of area : 99.91%
Named for : Benjamin Franklin
Capital : Hampton
Establishment : January 01, 1851
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 18:31:15 (23rd October 2021)
Density : 7 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -7.11% (2010-2020)
Weather : 56℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather

Franklin County has 2 neighbours.

  • Hampton

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Franklin County decreased by 7.11% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 10,680 - census
2011 10,693 0.12% estimation process
2012 10,509 -1.75% estimation process
2013 10,507 -0.02% estimation process
2014 10,433 -0.71% estimation process
2015 10,319 -1.1% estimation process
2016 10,177 -1.4% estimation process
2017 10,160 -0.17% estimation process
2018 10,085 -0.74% estimation process
2019 10,070 -0.15% estimation process
2020 9,971 -0.99% estimation process

Comitatul Franklin, Comte de Franklin, Comté de Franklin, Condado de Franklin, Condado han Franklin, Contea di Franklin, Franklin, Franklin Kun, Franklin Kūn, Franklin konderria, Franklin megye, Franklin srjan, Franklini maakond, Hrabstwo Franklin, Kantono Franklin, Okrug Frenklin, Quan Franklin, Quận Franklin, fu lan ke lin xian, furankurin jun, mqatʿt frankln, phrankalina ka'unti, shhrstan franklyn aywwa, Округ Френклин, Франклин, Франклін, Ֆրանկլին շրջան, شهرستان فرانکلین، آیووا, فرینکلن کاؤنٹی، آئیووا, مقاطعة فرانكلن, ফ্রাঙ্কলিন কাউন্টি, フランクリン郡, 富蘭克林縣

People born in Franklin County (2)

People born in Franklin County, including Illustrator and cartoonist Bob Artley, football player and coach Clarence Thorpe, you can see a list of people who born in Franklin County.

Other places with the same name (24)

Franklin County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Franklin County.

City Name Population Title
Washington 7,206 City in Franklin County, Missouri
Hampton 4,162 City in Iowa
Oakland 1,491 City located in Iowa, United States
Sheffield 1,096 City in Franklin County, Iowa, United States
Latimer 463 Human settlement in Franklin County, Iowa, United States of America
Coulter 261 Human settlement in Franklin County, Iowa, United States of America
Alexander 159 City in Iowa
Hansell 89 Human settlement in Franklin County, Iowa, United States of America
Popejoy 74 Human settlement in Franklin County, Iowa, United States of America

Iowa Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Polk County 494,281 County in Iowa, United States
Linn County 227,854 County in Oregon, United States
Des Moines 212,312 City in and county seat of Polk County, Iowa, United States, and Iowa federated state capital city
Scott County 173,216 County in Tennessee, United States
Johnson County 153,740 County in Iowa, United States
Cedar Rapids 134,027 City in Iowa
Black Hawk County 130,786 County in Iowa, United States
Woodbury County 103,138 County in Iowa, United States of America
Davenport 101,799 County seat of Scott County, Iowa, United States
Story County 98,237 County in Iowa, United States
Dubuque County 97,590 County in Iowa, United States
Dallas County 96,963 County in Iowa, United States
Pottawattamie County 93,328 County in Iowa, United States of America
Sioux City 82,651 City in Iowa, United States of America
Iowa City 75,130 City in Johnson County, Iowa
Ankeny 70,068 Suburb in Iowa