Franklin, Michigan

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Population in 2014: 3,231 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +10.0%
 
Males: 1,528  (47.3%)
Females: 1,703  (52.7%)
Median resident age:  44.6 years
Michigan median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 48025.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $142,408 (it was $124,014 in 2000)
Franklin:

$142,408
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $81,154 (it was $71,033 in 2000)

Franklin village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $471,858 (it was $419,100 in 2000)
Franklin:

$471,858
MI:

$117,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,990.

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  • Races in Franklin, MI (2010)

    Franklin races chart
    • 2,68885.3%White alone
    • 2086.6%Black alone
    • 1524.8%Asian alone
    • 451.4%Two or more races
    • 421.3%Hispanic
    • 100.3%Other race alone
    • 30.10%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.06%American Indian alone

Races in Franklin detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Franklin: 95.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (12.8%), Polish (9.2%), Russian (8.3%), English (7.4%), Irish (5.5%), United States (4.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 833 feet

Land area: 2.66 square miles.

Population density: 1,216 people per square mile   (low).

Franklin,MI real estate house value index trend

Franklin, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Franklin:

  • High school or higher: 97.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 72.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 38.0%
  • Unemployed: 1.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Franklin village:

  • Never married: 17.7%
  • Now married: 72.8%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 5.0%

369 residents are foreign born (3.6% Europe, 2.9% Asia, 1.8% North America).

This village:

11.7%
Michigan:

6.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $8,249 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $7,269 (1.8%)

Franklin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Southfield, MI (4.1 miles , pop. 78,296).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (13.8 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (229.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Bingham Farms, MI (1.2 miles ), Beverly Hills, MI (1.9 miles ), Southfield, MI (2.0 miles ), Farmington Hills, MI (2.1 miles ), Bloomfield Township, MI (2.1 miles ), Lathrup Village, MI (2.1 miles ), Bloomfield Hills, MI (2.2 miles ), Birmingham, MI (2.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 26 buildings, average cost: $464,900
  • 1998: 25 buildings, average cost: $646,700
  • 1999: 15 buildings, average cost: $654,100
  • 2000: 15 buildings, average cost: $1,069,800
  • 2001: 13 buildings, average cost: $1,182,600
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $964,800
  • 2003: 15 buildings, average cost: $1,081,700
  • 2004: 15 buildings, average cost: $889,900
  • 2005: 18 buildings, average cost: $1,042,300
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $1,892,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $1,482,400
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $2,844,100
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $1,071,700
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $1,108,600
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $1,329,900
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $840,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.52 N, Longitude: 83.30 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 248

Franklin household income distribution Franklin home values distribution

Crime rates in Franklin by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.031.30.0
Rapes 1000000000101
per 100,000 33.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.031.50.030.9
Robberies 0111012000300
per 100,000 0.033.833.833.80.033.668.10.00.00.094.50.00.0
Assaults 2100210010011
per 100,000 67.333.80.00.067.833.60.00.034.50.00.031.330.9
Burglaries 823763145114201493
per 100,000 269.4777.8236.9202.7101.7470.3170.4377.7138.0635.3441.2281.892.7
Thefts 30243425393933413338352320
per 100,000 1,010.1811.61,150.6844.61,321.61,310.01,124.41,408.01,138.71,207.11,103.1720.1618.2
Auto thefts 2732110012122
per 100,000 67.3236.7101.567.633.933.60.00.034.563.531.562.661.8
Arson 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 109.2127.684.166.079.2108.980.486.067.4101.7136.3127.269.7

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Franklin detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 10 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.09
Michigan average:

1.72
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Michigan:

4.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +307 (+11.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (28%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Legal occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)

Work and jobs in Franklin: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Franklin, Michigan

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Tornado activity:

Franklin-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 42% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.5 miles away from the Franklin village center killed one person and injured 55 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/4/1957, a category F4 tornado 9.4 miles away from the village center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Franklin-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 165.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 127.1 miles away from Franklin center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 147.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 134.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 300.3 miles away from Franklin center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 370.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Oakland County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Franklin topographic map

Birthplace of: Sam Raimi - (born 1959), director, producer, Kenny Ryan - Ice hockey player, Stephon Thompson - College football player (Bowling Green Falcons).

Hospitals and medical centers near Franklin:

  • TRI-STAR HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; BINGHAM FARMS, MI)
  • CARE ORIGIN (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; BINGHAM FARMS, MI)
  • CONCEPT ONE HOME HEALTH CARE P C (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; BINGHAM FARMS, MI)
  • AT HOME NETWORK INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; BINGHAM FARMS, MI)
  • FRANKLIN HEALTH CARE L L C (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; BINGHAM FARMS, MI)
  • OPTIMAL CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; BINGHAM FARMS, MI)
  • HERITAGE HOME CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; BINGHAM FARMS, MI)

Amtrak stations near Franklin:

  • 6 miles: BIRMINGHAM (449 S. ETON ST.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 9 miles: PONTIAC (1600 WIDE TRACK DR.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 9 miles: ROYAL OAK (201 S. SHERMAN DR.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Franklin:

  • Lawrence Technological University (about 5 miles; Southfield, MI; Full-time enrollment: 2,430)
  • Oakland Community College (about 10 miles; Bloomfield Hills, MI; FT enrollment: 18,956)
  • Schoolcraft College (about 10 miles; Livonia, MI; FT enrollment: 10,867)
  • Baker College of Auburn Hills (about 11 miles; Auburn Hills, MI; FT enrollment: 2,284)
  • Madonna University (about 11 miles; Livonia, MI; FT enrollment: 3,212)
  • University of Detroit Mercy (about 12 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 3,406)
  • Oakland University (about 12 miles; Rochester Hills, MI; FT enrollment: 16,449)

Private elementary/middle school in Franklin:

See full list of schools located in Franklin

Library in Franklin:

  • FRANKLIN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $176,629; Location: 32455 FRANKLIN ROAD; 14,824 books; 380 audio materials; 56 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Franklin: Franklin Village Hall (A), Franklin - Bingham Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Franklin Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Franklin include: Franklin Village Historical Marker (1), Franklin Village School Historical Marker (2), Franklin Community Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Franklin Historical Museum (26165 West 13 Mile Road).

Oakland County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 93.8. This is worse than average.

City:

93.8
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.427. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.427
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 14.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.5
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.25. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.25
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 24.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 22.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00587. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00587
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.4%
(7.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 33.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.8 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  80.8%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  2.8%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households
10 people in other group homes in 2000

Franklin, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Franklin (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: 13 Mile/Telegraph Branch at 30777 Telegraph Road, branch established on 1967/05/03. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Comerica Bank: Franklin Village Branch at 32682 Franklin Road, branch established on 1958/10/20. Info updated 2011/07/29: Bank assets: $60,970.5 mil, Deposits: $48,300.9 mil, headquarters in Dallas, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 497 total offices, Holding Company: Comerica Incorporated

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Michigan average:

11.0

Franklin travel time to work - commute Franklin mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in Franklin:

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Religion statistics for Franklin village (based on Oakland County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic289,11664
Evangelical Protestant155,826319
Mainline Protestant73,373159
Other58,590117
Black Protestant16,82635
Orthodox13,84423
None594,787-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 293
Oakland County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 22
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 162
Oakland County:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 292
Oakland County:

2.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 983
Here:

8.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.8%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Oakland County:

25.6%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.0%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

56.6%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Franklin:

55.6%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.2
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Franklin:

19.3%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Franklin:

8.3%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Franklin:

7.0
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.0%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

61.8%
Michigan:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.8%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Franklin, MI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 3$13,649$54,5967$15
Police Protection - Officers 9$49,339$65,7851$390
Police - Other 0$0 2$2,376
Local Libraries 0$0 9$4,150
Totals for Government 12$62,988$62,98819$6,931

Franklin government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Police Protection: $8,000 ($2.48)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,592,000 ($1111.73)
    Police Protection: $977,000 ($302.38)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $321,000 ($99.35)
    Central Staff Services: $287,000 ($88.83)
    Fire Protection: $220,000 ($68.09)
    Solid Waste Management: $164,000 ($50.76)
    Libraries: $107,000 ($33.12)
    General - Other: $102,000 ($31.57)
    General Public Buildings: $40,000 ($12.38)
    Sewerage: $18,000 ($5.57)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $311,000 ($96.26)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Sewerage: $428,000 ($132.47)
    General: $328,000 ($101.52)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $38,000 ($11.76)
    Central Staff: $22,000 ($6.81)
    General - Other: $10,000 ($3.10)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $814,000 ($251.93)

Franklin government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $489,000 ($151.35)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,030,000 ($318.79)
    Housing & Community Development: $8,000 ($2.48)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $19,000 ($5.88)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $508,000 ($157.23)
    Interest Earnings: $170,000 ($52.62)
    Property Sale Other: $7,000 ($2.17)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $252,000 ($77.99)
    Highways: $207,000 ($64.07)
    All Other: $2,000 ($0.62)
  • Tax - Property: $2,052,000 ($635.10)
    NEC: $334,000 ($103.37)

Franklin government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $5,005,000 ($1549.06)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $1,700,000 ($526.15)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $6,415,000 ($1985.45)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $290,000 ($89.76)

Franklin government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,739,000 ($538.22)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,120,000 ($965.65)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $136,000 ($42.09)

6.03% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($46,165 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.03%
Michigan average:

5.09%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($815 average AGI)
Oakland County:

0.05%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Wayne County, MI  2.14% ($39,617 average AGI)
from Macomb County, MI  1.03% ($43,561)
from Genesee County, MI  0.23% ($39,046)


5.99% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($52,076 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.99%
Michigan average:

5.58%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,436 average AGI)
Oakland County:

0.08%
Michigan average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Wayne County, MI  1.42% ($35,466 average AGI)
to Macomb County, MI  0.91% ($37,627)
to Livingston County, MI  0.18% ($50,287)

Strongest AM radio stations in Franklin:

  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDEO (990 AM; 9 kW; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: WORD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WXDX (1310 AM; 5 kW; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WUFL (1030 AM; daytime; 5 kW; STERLING HEIGHTS, MI; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WTKA (1050 AM; 10 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEXL (1340 AM; 1 kW; ROYAL OAK, MI; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WPON (1460 AM; 1 kW; WALLED LAKE, MI; Owner: FOREIGN RADIO PROGRAMS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Franklin:

  • WRIF (101.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WKRK-FM (97.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYCD (99.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WDTJ (105.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WDRQ (93.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WMGC-FM (105.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WCSX (94.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WDVD (96.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKQI (95.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WBFH (88.1 FM; BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI; Owner: BLOOMFIELD HILLS SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • WNIC (100.3 FM; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMUZ (103.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WVMV (98.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJLB (97.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WOMC (104.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WDTR-FM (90.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF DETROIT)
  • WMXD (92.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDTW (106.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDET-FM (101.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGPR (107.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WGPR, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Franklin:

  • WKBD (Channel 50; DETROIT, MI; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF DETROIT INC.)
  • WXYZ-TV (Channel 7; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.)
  • WJBK (Channel 2; DETROIT, MI; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WDIV-TV (Channel 4; DETROIT, MI; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WWJ-TV (Channel 62; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WDWB (Channel 20; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WXON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTVS (Channel 56; DETROIT, MI; Owner: DETROIT EDUC. TV FOUNDATION)
  • WBXD-CA (Channel 5; DETROIT, MI; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • W33BY (Channel 68; DETROIT, MI; Owner: HIGHLAND PARK BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WFUM (Channel 28; FLINT, MI; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN)
  • WADL (Channel 38; MOUNT CLEMENS, MI; Owner: ADELL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLPC-LP (Channel 26; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GLENN R. AND KARIN A. PLUMMER)
  • WDWO-CA (Channel 18; DETROIT, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WPXD (Channel 31; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W48AV (Channel 48; DETROIT, MI; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
Franklin fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Franklin fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 1,450Total average daily traffic
  • 87Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,960Total future (year 2023) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Maggie Staton, 32311 Franklin Road (Lat: 42.524444 Lon: -83.306778), Type: 36.5, Overall height: 31.9 m, Registrant: 7034334000, , 2001 EDMUND HALLEY DRIVE
  • Angela C Barnett, 32311 Franklin Road (Lat: 42.524444 Lon: -83.306778), Type: 36.5, Overall height: 31.9 m, Registrant: 7034334000, , 2001 EDMUND HALLEY DR

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Franklin)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: ENGINEERING & RESEARCH 415-C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C75 SERIES (75 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3227H , Serial Number: 3852, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 07/02/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Richard J Ortland, 26350 Woodlore, Franklin, MI 48025
  • Aircraft: STEWART JOHN R JR BUCCANEER SX (Category: Amphibian, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 444J , Serial Number: 445, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 04/08/1996
    Registrant (Individual): Kenneth H Gillis, 27217 Gardenway Rd, Franklin, MI 48025
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT DCO-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 82 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 47124 , Serial Number: 0-4200, Year manufactured: 1942
    Registrant (Individual): Kenneth H Gillis, 27217 Gardenway Rd, Franklin, MI 48025
  • Aircraft: SCOTTISH AVIATION BULLDOG MDL 120/121 (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER A&C (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 523BD , Serial Number: BH120/209, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 04/05/2001
    Registrant (Individual): Ross V Bunting, 30150 Cheviot Hills Ct, Franklin, MI 48025
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5650Q , Serial Number: 681, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 04/15/1965
    Registrant (Individual): Richard James Ortland, 26350 Woodlore, Franklin, MI 48025
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT DCO-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 82 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 57502 , Serial Number: 4216, Year manufactured: 1942, Airworthiness Date: 04/18/1957
    Registrant (Individual): Kenneth H Gillis, 27217 Gardenway Rd, Franklin, MI 48025
  • Aircraft: DIAMOND AIRCRAFT IND INC DA 40 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 945TL , Serial Number: 40.413, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 09/14/2004
    Registrant (Individual): David Osher, 30270 Oakleaf Ln, Franklin, MI 48025

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$224,90426$256,10093$284,8500$02$335,845
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$262,09011$254,3560$01$123,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$229,8433$341,90722$340,7730$01$266,890
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$99,4803$249,05310$336,1201$811,6601$68,610
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$192,11010$402,4660$01$82,330

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1590.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$261,8600$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$563,2901$186,620
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$306,3450$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$109,7800$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1590.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
  • Hazardous Condition: 8

Incident types - Franklin

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Franklin, MI

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (93%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Franklin compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median household income significantly above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Franklin on our top lists:

  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Syria (population 500+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having professional degrees (population 500+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Indonesia (population 500+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Iraq (population 500+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
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