For population 25 years and over in Franklin:
For population 15 years and over in Franklin city:
98 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,496 (2.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Youngstown, OH (47.2 miles , pop. 82,026).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (66.4 miles , pop. 334,563).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (264.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Sugarcreek borough, PA (1.4 miles ), Polk borough, PA (2.3 miles ), Seneca, PA (2.6 miles ), Woodland Heights, PA (2.6 miles ), Oil City, PA (2.6 miles ), Utica borough, PA (2.6 miles ), Cooperstown borough, PA (2.7 miles ), Hasson Heights, PA (2.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 41.40 N, Longitude: 79.83 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,055 (+46.2%)
Area code: 814
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Franklin detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 23 (17 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -107 (-1.5%).
Work and jobs in Franklin: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Franklin, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Franklin-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 36% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1985, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 25.7 miles away from the Franklin city center killed 18 people and injured 310 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the city center killed 7 people and injured 30 people.
Earthquake activity:Franklin-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 83% 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 29.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 70.2 miles away from Franklin 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 62.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/20/2006 at 20:11:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 78.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/12/2007 at 23:18:16, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.7 miles away from Franklin center
On 10/16/1993 at 06:30:05, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 64.5 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 Venango County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Floods: 2, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Stevin Hoover - Businessman, Jack Fultz - Long distance runner, Richard Frame - Politician, Bill Slocum - Politician, Frank Evans - Brigadier General in the Marine Corps, Kid Butler (infielder) - Major League Baseball infielder, Orrin Dubbs Bleakley - Politician, Paul M. Lawson - Politician, Rolland Lawrence - Football player, Samuel Calvin Tate Dodd - Lawyer.
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Local government website: www.franklinpa.net/gov.htm
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Public high schools in Franklin:
See full list of schools located in Franklin, map of school districts: FRANKLIN AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT, VALLEY GROVE SCHOOL DISTRICT
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Library in Franklin:
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.63. This is about average. There were 7 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Franklin and their reported violations in the past:D AND S ESTATES (Population served: 93, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Franklin that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 17.5%
(15.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 49.2% for Black residents, 19.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.4% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Franklin (based on Venango County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.67%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 15
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
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Franklin government finances in 2002(per resident):
3.56% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,415 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.47% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,998 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Franklin fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 59 meters (194ft)
Total costs: $2,000
Total average daily traffic: 27,658
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,691
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 51,673
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 79 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Franklin)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Franklin, PA)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 71 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Franklin)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 4 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Franklin)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 33 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 33 patent applications in 2008-2013.