County Seat: Russellville
Population: 31,542
Civilian Labor Force: 13,689

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: 600,826
Population: 31,542
Civilian Labor Force: 13,689
Unemployment Rate: 6.7% (May 2020 Preliminary-AL Dept of Labor)
County Residents Working in the County: 8,288
County Residents Working Outside the County: 4,891
Outside Residents Working in the County: 4,084

Source: Jobs EQ 6/2020

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:

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