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Zip code: 52625
Franklin, IA residents, houses, and apartments details
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Ancestries: German (34.6%), United States (19.9%), English (7.4%), Irish (7.4%), Slovak (3.7%), Hungarian (1.5%).
Current Local Time: CST time zone
Incorporated on 11/14/1874
Elevation: 690 feet
Land area: 0.16 square miles.
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $889 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $1,118 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Iowa City, IA (68.4 miles , pop. 62,220).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (156.4 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (215.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Donnellson, IA (1.8 miles ),
West Point, IA (2.2 miles ),
St. Paul, IA (2.6 miles)
Fort Madison, IA (3.1 miles ),
Houghton, IA (3.1 miles)
Montrose, IA (3.3 miles ),
Nauvoo, IL (3.3 miles ),
Farmington, IA (3.5 miles ).
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Latitude: 40.67 N, Longitude: 91.51 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 319
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Franklin-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 124% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/24/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.1 miles away from the Franklin city center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 1/24/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 37.7 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
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Notable location: Christian Herschler Historic District Winery and Stagecoach Stop (A). Display/hide its location on the map
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Most commonly used house heating fuel:
General - Other: $7,000 ($48.95)
Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($27.97)
Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($20.98)
Financial Administration: $1,000 ($6.99)
General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($6.99)
Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($6.99)
General Support: $1,000 ($6.99)
Total General Sales: $10,000 ($69.93)
4.87% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,026 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
5.66% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,175 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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