Franklin Liberty County, Texas

Franklin: City in Robertson County, Texas, United States

About

Franklin is a city located in the county of Liberty in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,564 and a population density of 516 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,643 inhabitants.

Franklin Quick Facts

Population : 1,643 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Liberty County
Postal code : 77856
Phone Area Codes : 979
Area : 3.03 km2
Altitude : 449 feet / 137 meters
Capital city : Franklin is capital of Robertson County
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 09:17:37 (6th October 2022)
Density : 542 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 4.81% (2010-2020)

Geography

Franklin is located at 30°16'31"N 94°47'46"W (30.2752100, -94.7960400).

Franklin map

Demographics

The population of Franklin increased by 4.81% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,564 - census
2011 1,621 3.52% estimation process
2012 1,616 -0.31% estimation process
2013 1,605 -0.69% estimation process
2014 1,603 -0.12% estimation process
2015 1,610 0.43% estimation process
2016 1,609 -0.06% estimation process
2017 1,626 1.05% estimation process
2018 1,649 1.39% estimation process
2019 1,645 -0.24% estimation process
2020 1,643 -0.12% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 6,937
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 7,091
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -2.2%
April 1, 2020 Population : 6,827
April 1, 2010 Population : 7,093
People under 5 years old, percentage : 4.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 16.9%
People over 65 (%) : 21.3%
Female persons, % : 52.9%
White only, percent : 92.2%
Black or African American alone, percent : 2.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.6%
Asians alone % : 2.6%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.2%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.3%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 91.3%
2015-2019 Veterans : 538
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 3.4%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 50.6%

Franklin zip code is 77856. County name: Robertson, County fips: 48395

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 50.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $117,000
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,118
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $398
2015-2019 median gross rent : $646
2015-2019 Households : 2,672
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.08
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 82.0%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 6.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 84.2%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 70.9%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 92.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 33.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 9.9%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 3.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 18,508
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 102,321
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 131,722
2012 total retail sales per capita : $18,623
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $44,489
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $21,146
Percentage of people living in poverty : 21.3%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 876
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 558
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 231
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 34
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 788
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 132
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 689
2010 population per square mile : 1,960.9
2010 land area in square miles : 3.62

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Franklin, TX

Code Name Address Type
BMT Beaumont 2555 W. Cedar Street RAIL
HOS Houston 902 Washington Ave. RAIL
HOG Houston, TX 2121 Main Street BUS
GLS Galveston (Texas Eagle Bus), Texas 25th St. and Strand St. BUS
PVW Prairie View, TX 44814 US Highway 290 Business \r\n BUS

Post offices near Franklin

Post Office Name City ZIP
Hardin Post Office Hardin (TX) 77561

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Other cities in Liberty County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Liberty County , TX.

City Name Population Title
Dayton 8,628 City in Liberty County, Texas, United States
Cleveland 7,858 City in Liberty County, Texas
Daisetta 1,175 City in Liberty County, Texas, United States
Ames 1,064 City in Liberty County, Texas, United States
Hardin 966 City in Liberty County, Texas, United States
Kenefick 722 Town of the United States
Devers 545 City in Liberty County, Texas, United States
North Cleveland 313 City in Liberty County, Texas, United States
Woodson 237 Town of the United States
Dayton Lakes 107 City in Liberty County, Texas, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Franklin distances to largest Texas cities