Basic information about the Franklin County
The Franklin County is located in the state of Virginia. This county occupies 712 square miles, with 22 square miles being water areas. There are 56.159 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Franklin County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (88.5%), followed by Black or African American (8.15%) and Some Other Race (1.39%). There are 22.780 households in the county, while 70,62% of them are family households and 29,38% represent non family households. There are 8 cities and towns in Franklin County. The most populated city is Rocky Mount town and the smallest town or village is Boones Mill town.