Franklin County, Florida
The County of Franklin is established in Florida and home to Apalachicola. There are 22 people per square mile throughout the 535 sq. miles covered by the County. The population in 2014 was approximately 11,815, and it grew by 2.3 percent since 2010. In comparison to all of Florida, Franklin has a typical number of young familes with 4 percent, a less than average population of children under 18 at 17 percent, and a greater than normal number of retirees at 20 percent. Families often stay in place, with 80 percent maintaining the same residence more than one year. Education stats show that 14 percent of citizens have a bachelor's degree or greater, and 79 percent finished secondary school.
Median Home Price
In Franklin County, 13 percent of the 8,569 homes are multi-family structures, and these homes are used by 4,294 households. Properties have a median value of $143.9k. The homeownership rate is estimated to be 70 percent. The median household income is $38.3k, which is greater than the state median. The average commute to work for residents to one of the County's 1,758 firms is 22 minutes.