Franklinton, NC

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Living in Franklinton

Franklinton is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 2,456 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Franklinton is the 308th largest community in North Carolina.

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 service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Franklinton who work in management occupations (12.42%), office and administrative support (12.30%), and sales jobs (11.17%).

Also of interest is that Franklinton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Being a small town, Franklinton does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The percentage of people in Franklinton with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.91% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Franklinton in 2018 was $19,556, which is lower middle income relative to North Carolina, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $78,224 for a family of four. However, Franklinton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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 White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Franklinton include French, English, Irish, German, and Swedish.

The most common language spoken in Franklinton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.

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