Franklin County VT Information


Franklin County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 49,855
Population in Households 49,326
Population in Familes 39,773
Population in Group Qrtrs 529
Population Density1 79
Diversity Index2 13


Total Households 19,485
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 13,556
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 22,974 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 14,400 (62.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,085 (22.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,489 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $217,618
Average Home Value $244,260


Median Household Income $57,435
Average Household Income $70,244
Per Capita Income $27,564
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.69% 0.71%
Households 0.82% 0.8%
Families 0.75% 0.75%
Median Household Income   2.47%
Per Capita Income   2.07%
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 VT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Franklin County to the other 14 counties and county equivalents in Vermont 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 # 5 71st
Population Density1 # 4 79th
Diversity Index2 # 5 71st
Median Household Income # 3 86th
Per Capita Income # 10 36th

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