Demographics

People

Total Population8,211
Male Share of the Population44%
Female Share of the Population56%
Senior Citizens18.8%
Employed Population 16+3,388
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married40.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.9%
Median Earnings25+$34,505
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$19,066
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,375

Wealth

Median Family Income$56,010
% Above Poverty Level83.8%
% Below Poverty Level16.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home4.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work1%
% Using Public Transportation0.3%

Housing

People Living Alone34.3%
Median Gross Rent$876
Median House Value$168,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)39.1%
African19.7%
English7.7%
German6.7%
Irish4.1%
West Indian3.5%
Dutch1.5%
Italian1.1%
Scottish0.8%
Trinidad Tobago0.6%
Norwegian0.6%
Russian0.5%
French Except Basque0.5%
Jamaican0.1%
Polish0.1%
Swedish0.1%
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Franklin Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyFranklin city
Standard Zip Codes23851
Phone Area Codes757
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude36.68
Approximate Longitude-76.93

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)

StationHOLLAND 1 E
Distance9.1 miles
Jan Temp27 to 49 F
Apr Temp44 to 70 F
Jul Temp66 to 88 F
Oct Temp46 to 72 F
Annual Precip49 inches
StationMURFREESBORO
Distance17.4 miles
Jan Temp27 to 49 F
Apr Temp44 to 70 F
Jul Temp66 to 87 F
Oct Temp46 to 71 F
Annual Precip49.6 inches
StationSUFFOLK LAKE KILBY
Distance18.8 miles
Jan Temp30 to 49 F
Apr Temp47 to 70 F
Jul Temp69 to 88 F
Oct Temp50 to 71 F
Annual Precip48.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Boykins854$88,088
Capron139$61,250
Courtland1,958$51,667
Ivor495$55,313
Newsoms283$51,389
Windsor2,700$63,125

Franklin Hospitals

Southampton Memorial Hospital
(Proprietary)
100 Fairview Drive
(757) 569-6100

Franklin Public Schools

Franklin High
300 Morton Street
ZIP: 23851
(757) 562-5187
High
Total Enrollment 283
Fresh Start Center
23190 Sedley Road
ZIP: 23851
(757) 562-2903
Joseph P. King Jr. Middle
501 Charles Street
ZIP: 23851
(757) 562-4631
Middle
Total Enrollment 264
S.p. Morton Elem
300 Morton Street
ZIP: 23851
(757) 562-5458
Primary
Total Enrollment 654

Franklin Private Schools

Rock Church School
130 Lakeview Rd
ZIP: 23851
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 34
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