Franklinton is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 3,782 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Franklinton is the 107th largest community in Louisiana.
Unlike some towns, Franklinton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Franklinton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Franklinton is a town of professionals, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Franklinton who work in teaching (9.95%), maintenance occupations (9.57%), and sales jobs (9.49%).
Being a small town, Franklinton does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Franklinton are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.54% of adults in Franklinton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Franklinton in 2010 was $16,554, which is lower middle income relative to Louisiana, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $66,216 for a family of four.
Franklinton is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Franklinton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Franklinton residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Franklinton include Irish, French , German, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Franklinton is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.