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People

Total Population 782
Male Share of the Population 47.4%
Female Share of the Population 52.6%
Senior Citizens 24.8%
Employed Population 16+ 323
Age of the Population 53

Families

% of people married 44.8%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 22.5%
Median Earnings25+ $30,379
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $4,464
Median Earnings With High School Degree $27,069

Wealth

Median Family Income $67,232
% Above Poverty Level 75.3%
% Below Poverty Level 24.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home 6.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.1%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 29.7%
Median Gross Rent $461
Median House Value $157,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 7%
US/American 0%
English 3.3%
Irish 6.8%

Franklin Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 88 miles N of Lynchburg, Virginia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 125 miles W of Washington, District of Columbia
County Pendleton
Standard Zip Codes 26807
Phone Area Codes 304
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.642
Longitude -79.331

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 FRANKLIN 2 NE
Distance 2.9 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 43 F
Apr Temp 37 to 66 F
Jul Temp 58 to 84 F
Oct Temp 39 to 67 F
Annual Precip 35.3 inches
Station SPRUCE KNOB
Distance 10.4 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 35 F
Apr Temp 36 to 56 F
Jul Temp 58 to 76 F
Oct Temp 40 to 60 F
Annual Precip 42.1 inches
Station MONTEREY
Distance 20.7 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 37 F
Apr Temp 34 to 59 F
Jul Temp 56 to 80 F
Oct Temp 37 to 63 F
Annual Precip 43.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Harman 139 $33,750

Franklin Public Libraries

Library
Pendleton County Public Library
504 MAIN STREET
Franklin, West Virginia
(304) 358-7038

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Franklin High Schools

PENDLETON COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
147 MAPLE AVENUE
304-358-2573
Serves 556 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.1

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