Franklin, ID Profile: Facts & Data


Franklin Local Links & Resources:
Resources | ALL Franklin Content
Planning to visit Franklin? See Local Hotels

Also See: Franklin, ID ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps

Franklin, Idaho - Basic Facts

The City of Franklin had a population of 863 as of July 1, 2020.

The primary coordinate point for Franklin is located at latitude 42.0135 and longitude -111.8072 in Franklin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Franklin encompass a land area of 1.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Franklin County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,505 feet.

The City of Franklin (GNIS ID: 2410539) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Idaho is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Franklin is located within Preston Division of Franklin County.


Franklin, ID Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2020)


Total Population 863 (100%)
Population in Households 863 (100.0%)
Population in Families 793 (91.9%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 663
Diversity Index2 37


Median Household Income $51,326
Average Household Income $74,422
% of Income for Mortgage4 22%
Per Capita Income $23,626
Wealth Index5 81


Total HU (Housing Units) 335 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 220 (65.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 71 (21.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 44 (13.1%)
Median Home Value $263,603
Average Home Value $266,324
Housing Affordability Index3 125


Total Households 291
Average Household Size 2.97
Family Households 230
Average Family Size 3
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2010-2020 2020-2025
Population 2.71% 1.98%
Households 2.63% 2.05%
Families 3.8% 1.92%
Median Household Income   1.21%
Per Capita Income   2.07%
Owner Occupied HU   2.26%


Franklin, ID - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Franklin to the other 227 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Idaho by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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 # 104 55th
Population Density # 145 37th
Median Household Income # 107 53rd
Housing Affordability Index # 70 31st
Per Capita Income # 125 45th
Diversity Index # 91 61st

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

Franklin, ID - Most Popular Things to Do

Also See: Nearby Hotels | Driving Directions

Use HTL Address Research for a Idaho Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2020, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features

Idaho Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Idaho July 1, 2020 Data
Highest or Lowest:

More Tools and Resources:

  1. For information about schools and school attendance zones, use the HTL Address Tool
  2. Our new HTL Neighborhood Explorer provides lots of detail about any neighborhood.
  3. The new 2-Minute Introduction and Concise Guide to Big Data which will help you make the most effective use of HomeTownLocator Tools.
  4. See the References & Data Sources page for more information about methodology and sources of data.
  5. See the Idaho COVID-19 Data and US COVID-19 Data for more information on the spread of the novel coronavirus.