Franklin County , Virginia

Franklin County: County in Virginia, United States

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

About

Franklin County is a county located in the U.S. state of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 56,159 and a population density of 30 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 56,042 inhabitants. Its county seat is Rocky Mount. The county was created 236 years ago in 1784.

Geography

Franklin County is located at 36°59'31"N 79°52'52"W (36.9919400, -79.8810400). It has 6 neighbors: Bedford County, Floyd County, Henry County, Patrick County, Pittsylvania County and Roanoke County.

Franklin County Courthouse Rocky Mount Virginia image
Franklin County Courthouse Rocky Mount Virginia

The largest city of Franklin County is North Shore with a population of 3,094. Other cities include, Henry Fork population 1,234, Westlake Corner population 976 and Penhook population 801. See all Franklin County cities & populated places.

Weather

Franklin County forecast: Sunny, with a high near 92. more

Franklin County Courthouse Rocky Mount Virginia image

Franklin County map

Franklin County Quick Facts

Population : 56,042 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Virginia (United States)
Different from : 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, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County, Franklin County
Area : 1843 km2
Water as percent of area : 3%
Land as percent of area : 97%
Named for : Benjamin Franklin
Capital : Rocky Mount
Establishment : January 01, 1785
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 00:45:21 (28th July 2021)
Density : 30 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -0.21% (2010-2019)
Weather : 92℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Franklin County has 6 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Franklin County decreased by 0.21% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 56,159 - census
2011 56,337 0.32% estimation process
2012 56,290 -0.08% estimation process
2013 56,269 -0.04% estimation process
2014 56,258 -0.02% estimation process
2015 56,227 -0.06% estimation process
2016 56,158 -0.12% estimation process
2017 56,315 0.28% estimation process
2018 56,191 -0.22% estimation process
2019 56,042 -0.27% estimation process

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People born in Franklin County (10)

People born in Franklin County, including lawyer, politician, and general of the Confederate States Army Jubal Early, politician Edward W. Saunders, musician Posey Rorer, you can see a list of people who born in Franklin County.

Other places with the same name (23)

Franklin County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Rocky Mount 4,724 Town in Virginia
North Shore 3,094
Ferrum 2,043 Census designated place
Henry Fork 1,234
Union Hall 1,138 Census designated place
Westlake Corner 976
Penhook 801
Boones Mill 233 Town of the United States

Virginia Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
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Fairfax County 1,147,532 County in Virginia, United States
Prince William County 470,335 County in Virginia, United States
Virginia Beach 449,974 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Loudoun County 413,538 County in Virginia, United States
Chesterfield County 352,802 County in South Carolina, United States
Henrico County 330,818 County in Virginia, United States
Chesapeake 244,835 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Norfolk 242,742 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Arlington County 236,842 County in Virginia, United States; suburb of Washington, D.
Richmond 230,436 Capital city of Virginia, United States
Arlington 229,164 County in Virginia, United States; suburb of Washington, D.
City of Portsmouth 215,133 Administrative division in Virginia, United States
Newport News 179,225 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Alexandria 159,428 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Stafford County 152,882 County in Virginia, United States

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