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People

Total Population 1,931
Male Share of the Population 49.8%
Female Share of the Population 50.2%
Senior Citizens 17.2%
Employed Population 16+ 1,014
Age of the Population 46

Families

% of people married 60.7%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 29.4%
Median Earnings25+ $51,266
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $15,962
Median Earnings With High School Degree $50,129

Wealth

Median Family Income $102,454
% Above Poverty Level 94.5%
% Below Poverty Level 5.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 26 minutes
% Working from Home 2.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.3%
% Using Public Transportation 0.7%

Housing

People Living Alone 18.2%
Median Gross Rent $1,528
Median House Value $242,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.1%
US/American 0%
English 16.5%
Irish 19.7%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Franklin Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 22 miles SE of Manchester, Connecticut (center to center)
Nearest Large City 76 miles SW of Boston, Massachusetts
County New London
Metro Area New London - Norwich
Standard Zip Codes 06254
Phone Area Codes 860
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.608
Longitude -72.146

Franklin Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station NORWICH PUB UTIL PLANT
Distance 6.7 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 38 F
Apr Temp 37 to 59 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 64 F
Annual Precip 52.7 inches
Station MANSFIELD HOLLOW LAKE
Distance 9.9 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 35 F
Apr Temp 34 to 58 F
Jul Temp 58 to 82 F
Oct Temp 36 to 62 F
Annual Precip 51.5 inches
Station GROTON
Distance 18.8 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 38 F
Apr Temp 38 to 56 F
Jul Temp 63 to 81 F
Oct Temp 43 to 63 F
Annual Precip 48.7 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Franklin, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Franklin Hill (06254)

North Franklin (06254)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

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  • Master of Arts in Law - Non-Profit Management
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  • MBA@UNC
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  • Founded in 1946 to train New England’s workforce for success across a wide range of vocational professions.
  • Focuses on training students in the technical and professional skills essential for their chosen career.
  • Offers classes taught by teachers with years of experience in the field.
  • Provides full-time career services to help students pursue career options.
  • Has 9 campuses throughout Connecticut and Massachusetts.
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Rocky Hill
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  • BBA, General Business
  • BBA, Fashion Marketing & Mgmt
  • BBA in Health Services Management
  • Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor's Degree Programs in 2015 by the U.S. News & World Report.
  • Admits students throughout the year with quarterly start dates in January, April, July, and September.
  • Provides faculty-monitored internships or job-related assignments.
  • Offers associate and bachelor degree programs in business, design, health, plus certificate programs in practical nurse, medical assistant, and more.
  • Preparing students for professional and personal success since 1931.
  • $64 million in grants and scholarships provided during the 2015-2016 award year.
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White Plains
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Programs
  • Business Administration - Human Resources (BS)
  • Business Management & Accounting (AAS)
  • Nursing (RN completion to BS) (RN req.)
  • Students are issued a new laptop at the beginning of their programs.
  • All online services and study materials are available 24/7, with faculty available five days a week.
  • All programs available online, with the MBA program offered on campus in Salt Lake City.
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), with programmatic accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).
  • Approved by the Better Business Bureau (BBB) since 2010.

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Franklin High Schools

(Sorted by Number of Students)

FRANKLIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
206 POND RD.
860-642-7063
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 234 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.7

HOMEBOUND
206 POND ROAD
860-642-7063
A Non-traditional School

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