Franklin strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):
Walking and Biking to Work
Comparing Franklin to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):
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|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Nearest Medium City||24 miles SW of Springfield, Illinois (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||69 miles N of St. Louis, Missouri|
|Standard Zip Codes||62638|
|Phone Area Codes||217|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||JACKSONVILLE 2 E|
|Jan Temp||15 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 64 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||38.4 inches|
|Jan Temp||18 to 35 F|
|Apr Temp||44 to 66 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 88 F|
|Oct Temp||45 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||37 inches|
|Station||SPRINGFIELD CAPITAL AP|
|Jan Temp||17 to 33 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 63 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 67 F|
|Annual Precip||35.5 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.98|
|American Indian & Alaskan||4||0.7%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||5||0.9%|
|Est. 2005 Population||580|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||14.6%|
|French (except Basque)||1.1%|
According to the US Postal Service, Franklin, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Clements (62638)
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Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
You’re serious about success. With your busy schedule and the desire to move your career forward, you can earn an accredited associate, bachelors or master’s degree at a pace that works for you anywhere, anytime, 24/7.
At AIU, the Serious U, you can get started to get ahead.
Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Sacred Heart University Online
FRANKLIN JR/SR HIGH SCHOOL
PO BOX 199
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 239 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.9
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