Median family income:
Households spending more than 30 percent income on housing:
Adult population with bachelor's degrees:
Franklin County contains Frankfort, the state capital and home to Kentucky State University. The area has acres of bluegrass, farmland, distilleries, museums, and a variety of festivals, celebrations, and special events, according to the county website
. U.S. Census data show that the county's main employers are government and health care.