Franklin
County

County Seat: Russellville
Population: 31,573
Civilian Labor Force: 13,621

Franklin County is located in the northwestern portion of the State of Alabama. Franklin County has a strong industrial base made up of more than 60 companies.

Franklin County, Alabama

County Profile

Population within an approx. 45-mile radius of county seat: 601,927
Population: 31,573
Civilian Labor Force: 13,621
Unemployment Rate: 3.5%
County Residents Working in the County:  8,012
County Residents Working Outside the County: 4,857
Outside Residents Working in the County: 3,519

Source: Jobs EQ Q2 and Q3, 2018

Franklin County Development Authority

Available Sites & Buildings

Top Manufacturing Companies in Franklin County

More than 60 manufacturing operations have found success in Franklin County. These are the top ten:

CompanyProductEmployment
Pilgrim'sPoultry Processing1,140
Tiffin MotorHomesOEM RV Manufacturer1,108
Sunshine MillsPet Food & Pet Products471
Franklin Manufacturing & G&G SteelSteel Fabrication & Hydraulics310
IHP LLCFire Place Inserts270
Southern HomesMobile Homes Manufacturer253
Sunshine HomesMobile Homes Manufacturer130
Gates CorporationRubber Hoses109
Franklin StructuresModular Homes85
Leisure CreationsPool Furniture67

Source: Local economic development contacts