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Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    B
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    C+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B
  12. Commute
    B
Franklin County is located in Kansas with a population of 25,599. In Franklin County, most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Franklin County and residents tend to be conservative.
Population
25,599

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$121,700
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$754
National
$949
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    28%
  • Own
    72%
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Franklin County Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    0
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    609.1
    500.1
  • Theft
    387.6
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    14%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    34%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    37%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    13%

Working in Franklin County

Jobs
C+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$53,167
National
$55,322

Franklin County Reviews

3 reviews
Drugs, theft, vandalism. Mostly drugs.
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There are only about two places in Pomona to get a job. And most of them usually only pay minimum wage. They are mainly work for high school students, but adults are taking over the jobs because there is no work for them here.
I do not like Pomona. The worst issue is drugs.