Franklin, New Jersey

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Population in 2014: 4,906 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.9%
 
Males: 2,355  (48.0%)
Females: 2,551  (52.0%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
New Jersey median age:  39.5 years

Zip codes: 07416.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $54,756 (it was $44,985 in 2000)
Franklin:

$54,756
NJ:

$76,126

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $29,941 (it was $19,386 in 2000)

Franklin borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $197,326 (it was $117,700 in 2000)
Franklin:

$197,326
NJ:

$328,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $321,778; Detached houses: $337,665; Townhouses or other attached units: $224,834; In 2-unit structures: $204,236; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $140,577; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $155,321; Mobile homes: $61,484

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,114.

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  • Races in Franklin, NJ (2010)

    Franklin races chart
    • 4,36286.5%White alone
    • 3957.8%Hispanic
    • 951.9%Black alone
    • 911.8%Two or more races
    • 881.7%Asian alone
    • 120.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.04%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Franklin: 114.7 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (21.0%), Italian (11.7%), Irish (9.1%), German (7.9%), Polish (5.4%), Hungarian (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 4.49 square miles.

Population density: 1,094 people per square mile   (low).

Franklin,NJ real estate house value index trend

Franklin, New Jersey map

For population 25 years and over in Franklin:

  • High school or higher: 92.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Franklin borough:

  • Never married: 27.4%
  • Now married: 51.3%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 13.2%

433 residents are foreign born (4.3% Latin America, 2.6% Europe, 1.6% Asia).

This borough:

9.0%
New Jersey:

21.8%



According to our research of New Jersey and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Franklin, New Jersey as of December 10, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Franklin to the number of sex offenders is 1,226 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $6,399 (3.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $6,704 (3.4%)

Franklin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wayne, NJ (21.2 miles , pop. 54,069).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (33.6 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Manhattan, NY (39.9 miles , pop. 1,537,195).

Nearest cities: Hamburg borough, NJ (1.6 miles ), Ogdensburg borough, NJ (1.6 miles ), Vernon Center, NJ (2.5 miles ), Sussex borough, NJ (2.6 miles ), Ross Corner, NJ (2.6 miles) , Highland Lake, NJ (2.7 miles ), Lake Mohawk, NJ (2.8 miles ), Branchville borough, NJ (3.0 miles ).

Latitude: 41.12 N, Longitude: 74.58 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Fluorescent Mineral Capital of the World

Area code commonly used in this area: 973

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 2015 2016
Murders 100000000000000
per 100,000 19.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000002100201000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.038.619.60.00.039.50.020.30.00.00.0
Robberies 202010001022200
per 100,000 38.00.037.80.019.10.00.00.019.60.039.740.740.80.00.0
Assaults 933212755072206
per 100,000 170.857.356.838.119.138.6137.398.797.80.0138.840.740.80.0124.6
Burglaries 1821161318920131116161012153
per 100,000 341.7401.1302.7247.9343.7173.5392.2256.5215.1316.1317.2203.5244.5308.162.3
Theft 113851089974587686130140136861059163
per 100,000 2,145.01,623.42,043.11,887.91,413.01,118.21,490.21,696.92,541.52,765.72,696.31,749.72,139.81,869.41,308.7
Auto thefts 446427222230031
per 100,000 75.976.4113.576.338.2135.039.239.539.139.559.50.00.061.620.8
Arson 000021000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.038.219.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.5) 206.8114.7139.8106.693.2106.2133.3108.7145.3167.5174.5120.9123.1101.383.3

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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 2016, including police officers: 17 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.32
New Jersey average:

2.53
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
New Jersey:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +118 (+2.3%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Retail trade (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Management occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Franklin, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Franklin-area historical tornado activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 31% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/14/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.0 miles away from the Franklin borough center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 16.9 miles away from the borough center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Franklin-area historical earthquake activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 196.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 93.7 miles away from Franklin center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 237.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.5 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 303.1 miles away from Franklin center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 104.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sussex County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Franklin topographic map

Birthplace of: Charles Joseph Fletcher - Inventor.

Hospitals and medical centers near Franklin:

  • IN HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; SPARTA, NJ)
  • SAINT CLARE'S HOSPITAL/SUSSEX (Hospital, about 7 miles away; SUSSEX, NJ)
  • VISITING NURSE ASSOC OF SAINT CLARE'S, INC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; SPARTA, NJ)
  • ANDOVER SUBACUTE AND REHAB II (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ANDOVER, NJ)
  • SUSSEX COUNTY HOMESTEAD (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; NEWTON, NJ)
  • KAREN ANN QUINLAN HOSPICE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; NEWTON, NJ)
  • NEWTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; NEWTON, NJ)

Heliports located in Franklin:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Franklin:

  • Sussex County Community College (about 10 miles; Newton, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 2,402)
  • County College of Morris (about 19 miles; Randolph, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,427)
  • Centenary College (about 23 miles; Hackettstown, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,271)
  • William Paterson University of New Jersey (about 24 miles; Wayne, NJ; FT enrollment: 10,198)
  • Orange County Community College (about 24 miles; Middletown, NY; FT enrollment: 4,742)
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham (about 25 miles; Madison, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,690)
  • Berkeley College-Woodland Park (about 26 miles; Woodland Park, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,938)

Public elementary/middle schools in Franklin:

  • FRANKLIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 489, Location: 50 WASHINGTON AVENUE, Grades: PK-8)
  • HARDYSTON TOWNSHIP ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 50 ROUTE 23, Grades: PK-4)

Private elementary/middle school in Franklin:

  • IMMACULATE CONCEPTION REGIONAL SCHOOL (Students: 211, Location: 65 CHURCH ST, Grades: PK-8)
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Notable locations in Franklin: Walkill Country Club (A), Black Bear Golf Course (B), Wallkill Valley First Aid Squad (C), Franklin Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Franklin include: Immaculate Conception Church (A), First Presbyterian Church (B), Temple Shalom (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Franklin Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Wildcat Branch (A), Franklin Pond Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Franklin Heritage Museum (95 Main Street), Franklin Mineral Museum Inc (32 Evans Street).

Hotel: Four Seasons Motel & Efficiencies (Highway 23).

Courts: Franklin Borough - Zoning Board- Tax Assessor- Municipal Court- Construction Of (46 Main Street), Franklin Borough - Municipal Court (19 Hospital).

Sussex County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 71.0. This is about average.

City:

71.0
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.301. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.301
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 3.72. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.72
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.643. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.643
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 33.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.60. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 22.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.60
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 10.1%
(8.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.7% for Black residents, 13.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.6 people
New Jersey:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  68.0%
Whole state:  69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  6.7%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
20 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
3 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Franklin in 2000:

  • 22 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 21 people in nursing homes
  • 2 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Franklin, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Franklin (2011 data):

  • TD Bank, National Association: Franklin/Route 23 Branch at 382 State Route 23, branch established on 2006/12/08. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Valley National Bank: Route 23 Branch at 288 Route 23, branch established on 1990/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $14,186.7 mil, Deposits: $9,715.7 mil, headquarters in Wayne, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 219 total offices, Holding Company: Valley National Bancorp
  • Lakeland Bank: Franklin Branch at 25 Route 23, branch established on 1988/10/17. Info updated 2009/08/05: Bank assets: $2,820.0 mil, Deposits: $2,260.3 mil, headquarters in Newfoundland, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 48 total offices, Holding Company: Lakeland Bancorp, Inc.
  • SussexBank: Sussexbank at 399 Route 23, branch established on 1976/02/09. Info updated 2010/12/17: Bank assets: $504.9 mil, Deposits: $426.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Sussex Bancorp
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Franklin Branch at 300 Route 23, branch established on 1849/01/01. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
New Jersey average:

12.6

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

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Religion statistics for Franklin borough (based on Sussex County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic56,40016
Mainline Protestant9,21136
Evangelical Protestant4,36831
Other1,34512
Orthodox3001
Black Protestant1821
None77,459-
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: 29
Sussex County:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 25
Sussex County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Sussex County:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 101
Here:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.8%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Sussex County:

23.7%
New Jersey:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.4%
State:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Franklin:

50.1%
New Jersey:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.1%
New Jersey:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Franklin:

21.6%
State:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.7%
New Jersey:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Franklin:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.3%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

57.4%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.1%
New Jersey:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Franklin, NJ 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
Financial Administration 2$10,561$63,3662$4,384
Other Government Administration 2$10,959$65,7541$317
Judicial and Legal 2$7,793$46,7582$1,638
Police Protection - Officers 12$98,587$98,5870$0
Police - Other 0$0 13$7,045
Streets and Highways 5$24,677$59,2251$416
Water Supply 4$21,232$63,6960$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 3$5,905
Totals for Government 27$173,809$77,24822$19,705

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,188,000 ($242.15)
    Sewerage: $613,000 ($124.95)
    Water Utilities: $613,000 ($124.95)
    Regular Highways: $513,000 ($104.57)
    Solid Waste Management: $453,000 ($92.34)
    General - Other: $388,000 ($79.09)
    Financial Administration: $295,000 ($60.13)
    Central Staff Services: $140,000 ($28.54)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $123,000 ($25.07)
    Fire Protection: $83,000 ($16.92)
    General Public Buildings: $72,000 ($14.68)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $65,000 ($13.25)
    Health Services - Other: $52,000 ($10.60)
    Welfare - Other: $11,000 ($2.24)
    Parks & Recreation: $8,000 ($1.63)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $118,000 ($24.05)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,235,000 ($251.73)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $612,000 ($124.75)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,130,000 ($230.33)
    All Other: $600,000 ($122.30)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $250,000 ($50.96)
    General Support: $100,000 ($20.38)
    Water Utilities: $43,000 ($8.76)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $120,000 ($24.46)
    General Revenue, NEC: $69,000 ($14.06)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $585,000 ($119.24)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,132,000 ($230.74)
  • Tax - Property: $2,136,000 ($435.39)
    NEC: $185,000 ($37.71)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $9,192,000 ($1873.62)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,511,000 ($511.82)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $7,108,000 ($1448.84)
    Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,443,000 ($497.96)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $2,084,000 ($424.79)
    Other, NEC: $68,000 ($13.86)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,600,000 ($529.96)

4.40% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($57,522 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.40%
New Jersey average:

5.08%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($339 average AGI)
Sussex County:

0.04%
New Jersey average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Morris County, NJ  1.16% ($57,003 average AGI)
from Passaic County, NJ  0.43% ($52,504)
from Bergen County, NJ  0.37% ($68,616)


5.29% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($55,652 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.29%
New Jersey average:

5.65%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($438 average AGI)
Sussex County:

0.04%
New Jersey average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Morris County, NJ  1.16% ($57,396 average AGI)
to Passaic County, NJ  0.34% ($46,869)
to Bergen County, NJ  0.25% ($54,204)

Strongest AM radio stations in Franklin:

  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVNJ (1160 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVERSAL B/CASTING OF NEW YORK,INC.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Franklin:

  • WSUS (102.3 FM; FRANKLIN, NJ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNJP (88.5 FM; SUSSEX, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTH.)
  • WNNJ-FM (103.7 FM; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • WHCY (106.3 FM; BLAIRSTOWN, NJ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTSX (96.7 FM; PORT JERVIS, NY; Owner: PORT JERVIS BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WDHA-FM (105.5 FM; DOVER, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)
  • WFKP (99.3 FM; ELLENVILLE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLJP (89.3 FM; MONROE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)
  • WAXQ (104.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHTZ (100.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWPR-FM (105.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WRPJ (88.9 FM; PORT JERVIS, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Franklin:

  • WMBC-TV (Channel 63; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W36AZ (Channel 36; SUSSEX, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CING. AUTHORITY)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • W54CZ (Channel 54; MORRISTOWN, NJ; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
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
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 27m89ftTotal length
  • $1,191,000Total costs
  • 83,502Total average daily traffic
  • 4,137Total average daily truck traffic
  • 100,324Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Franklin)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Hunterdon Comm Cherryville Klinsvile Rd (Lat: 40.554556 Lon: -74.903778), Structure height: 83 m, Call Sign: WZN658, Licensee ID: L00016788
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.7600 MHz, 39.8000 MHzGrant Date: 03/10/2011, Expiration Date: 01/17/2021Registrant: State Of New Jersey, Box 7068, West Trenton, NJ 08625, Phone: (908) 788-1205
  • Hunterdon Comm Cherryville Klinsville Rd (Lat: 40.554556 Lon: -74.903778), Structure height: 79 m, Call Sign: WNHS410
    Assigned Frequencies: 856.712 MHz, 856.962 MHz, 857.212 MHz, 857.462 MHz, 857.712 MHz, 857.962 MHz, 858.212 MHz, 858.462 MHz, 858.712 MHz, 858.962 MHz... (+13 more)Grant Date: 08/19/2015, Expiration Date: 11/15/2025Registrant: New Jersey State Police, River Road, West Trenton, NJ 08628, Phone: (609) 882-2000
  • TRAP ROCK, Rockingham (Lat: 40.402222 Lon: -74.618333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61 m, Overall height: 67.1 m, Call Sign: WPTT808
    Assigned Frequencies: 471.825 MHz, 471.975 MHz, 472.325 MHz, 472.350 MHz, 472.900 MHz, 477.400 MHzGrant Date: 10/01/2011, Expiration Date: 12/13/2021, Certifier: Jeff CarterRegistrant: Emergency Services Systems, Inc, 492 Mountaintop Dr., Lehighton, PA 18235, Phone: (908) 910-9172, Email:
  • Lat: 41.117194 Lon: -74.582833, Call Sign: WPZZ652, Licensee ID: L00785198
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1200 MHzGrant Date: 02/06/2014, Expiration Date: 04/16/2024, Certifier: William J SaboRegistrant: Franklin Borough Board Of Education
  • 260 State Route 23 (Lat: 41.129444 Lon: -74.575556), Call Sign: WQBP671
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.8400 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 469.662 MHz... (+21 more)Grant Date: 11/18/2004, Expiration Date: 11/18/2014, Cancellation Date: 01/24/2015, Certifier: Beth CotnerRegistrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 553-5886, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:
  • 78 Veronica Ave (Lat: 40.475833 Lon: -74.492500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 154 m, Overall height: 154.5 m, Call Sign: WQDA836
    Assigned Frequencies: 471.562 MHzGrant Date: 07/11/2005, Expiration Date: 07/11/2015, Cancellation Date: 11/16/2005, Certifier: John MazzaRegistrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, 1650 Tysons Blvd., Suite 1500, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8678, Fax: (703) 584-8695, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: QUICKSILVER GT-400 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 DCDI (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2678P , Serial Number: GT2810492, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 10/29/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Francis J Fanelli, 7 Big Spring Rd, Franklin, NJ 07416

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED16$214,56318$168,05681$191,3837$74,7145$127,0002$35,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$134,5003$96,6678$217,6252$13,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$257,5005$73,00033$201,7587$64,0003$178,0003$47,667
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$147,0003$178,66720$187,7500$01$98,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$03$160,6670$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 3728.00 , 3729.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$418,5001$225,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$180,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$211,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 3728.00 , 3729.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Franklin and their reported violations in the past:

FRANKLIN BOARD OF PUBLIC (Population served: 5,500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-23-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-23-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-14-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUL-19-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between JUN-16-2011 and JAN-26-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-11-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-26-2012)
HILLSIDE ESTATES AT FRANKLIN (Address: OFF RT 517 , Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-28-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-09-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-28-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-09-2014)
  • One regular monitoring violation
  • 3 other older monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Franklin that have no violations reported:

  • WOK N SUSHI (Population served: 76, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 41
  • Hazardous Condition: 17

Incident types - Franklin

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (51%)
  • Utility gas (18%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Franklin, NJ
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
Arby's1Nike1
Blockbuster1Starbucks1
Burger King1Subway1
Dunkin Donuts1T-Mobile1
FedEx2U-Haul1
GNC1UPS1
H&R Block1Walmart1
Harmon Face Values1Wendy's1
MasterBrand Cabinets1

Franklin compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
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