Franklin County , Kentucky

Franklin County: County in Kentucky, United States

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

About

Franklin County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 49,285 and a population density of 90 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 51,118 inhabitants. Its county seat is Frankfort. The county was created 226 years ago in 1794.

Franklin county ky courthouse image
Franklin county ky courthouse
Franklin county ky courthouse image

Geography

Franklin County is located at 38°14'21"N 84°52'37"W (38.2391500, -84.8770700). It has 6 neighbors: Anderson County, Henry County, Owen County, Scott County, Shelby County and Woodford County.

Franklin County map

The largest city of Franklin County is Frankfort with a population of 27,715. . See all Franklin County cities & populated places.

Weather

Franklin County forecast: A chance of rain showers before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. more

Franklin County Quick Facts

Population : 51,118 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
Different from : Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin Parish, 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 County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County
Twitter username : fcfiscal
Area : 549 km2
Water as percent of area : 2%
Land as percent of area : 98%
Named for : Benjamin Franklin
Capital : Frankfort
Establishment : December 12, 1794
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 22:31:20 (16th October 2021)
Density : 93 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 3.59% (2010-2020)
Weather : 62℉ Chance Rain Showers then Mostly Sunny 7-days weather

Franklin County has 6 neighbours.

Demographics

The population of Franklin County increased by 3.59% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 49,285 - census
2011 49,313 0.06% estimation process
2012 49,453 0.28% estimation process
2013 49,478 0.05% estimation process
2014 49,725 0.5% estimation process
2015 50,070 0.69% estimation process
2016 50,292 0.44% estimation process
2017 50,492 0.4% estimation process
2018 50,801 0.61% estimation process
2019 50,991 0.37% estimation process
2020 51,118 0.25% estimation process

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People born in Franklin County (9)

People born in Franklin County, including politician Joseph M. White, judge Montgomery Blair, Confederate Army officer and american politician George Washington Triplett, 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
Frankfort 27,715 County seat city in Franklin County, Kentucky, USA and Kentucky federated state capital city

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