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Franklin County, VA
The county was named for Benjamin Franklin

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Franklin County is one of 95 counties in Virginia.

The county is in the Roanoke metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 49,841. This was an increase of  5.40% from the 2000 census.

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Median household income
Local
$38,056
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Franklin County demographic reports

In 2002, the per capita personal income in Franklin County was $24,582. This was an increase of 20.0% from 1997. The 2002 figure was 80% of the national per capita income, which was $30,906.



County seat: Rocky Mount

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13% of Franklin County residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Franklin County ancestry & family history guide.

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Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Franklin County include Abshire Cemetery, Abshire Cemetery, Adams Cemetery, Adkins Cemetery, Adkins Cemetery, Adkins-Stone Cemetery, Adney Gap Cemetery, Agee Cemetery, Agnew Cemetery, Akers Cemetery ... View cemeteries

Communities

Communities in Franklin County include Boones Mill, Ferrum, Rocky Mount ... View communities

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Colleges in Franklin County include Ferrum College ... View colleges

School districts in Franklin County include Franklin County Public Schools ... View school districts

To see school district boundaries, wait for the map to load in the new window, then select 'Legend.' Choose 'school districts' and update map.

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Libraries in Franklin County include Franklin County Public Library ... View libraries

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Franklin County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Franklin County political report.

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Hotels in Franklin County include Comfort Inn Smith Mount Lake

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