Franklin Springs, Georgia

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Population in 2019: 1,192 (54% urban, 46% rural).
Population change since 2000: +56.4%
Males: 757  (63.6%)
Females: 435  (36.4%)
Median resident age:

26.1 years
Georgia median age:

37.2 years

Zip codes: 30662.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $45,370 (it was $45,714 in 2000)
Franklin Springs:

$45,370
GA:

$61,980

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $21,095 (it was $15,321 in 2000)

Franklin Springs city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $146,928 (it was $86,400 in 2000)
Franklin Springs:

$146,928
GA:

$202,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $165,145; detached houses: $164,488

Median gross rent in 2019: $732.

March 2019 cost of living index in Franklin Springs: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 11.7%
(10.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Franklin Springs, GA (2019)
    • 62978.7%White alone
    • 9712.1%Black alone
    • 496.1%Hispanic
    • 121.5%Two or more races
    • 20.3%Asian alone

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

Crime rates in Franklin Springs by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(86.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(86.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(89.6)
1
(84.0)
1
(83.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(141.2)
2
(207.3)
0
(0.0)
3
(292.7)
1
(89.6)
1
(84.0)
1
(83.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(86.1)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
10
(1,245)
11
(1,554)
19
(1,969)
10
(1,046)
6
(585.4)
10
(896.1)
6
(503.8)
4
(334.7)
7
(603.4)
9
(775.2)
0
(0.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(89.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(167.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(86.1)
1
(81.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index49.872.093.341.843.967.242.849.4119.043.96.5

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City-data.com crime index in Franklin Springs, GA

Crime rate in Franklin Springs detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.44
Georgia average:

1.98
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Ancestries: American (21.2%), English (16.3%), European (8.8%), Ghanaian (8.3%), German (4.1%), Irish (3.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 812 feet

Land area: 2.10 square miles.

Population density: 569 people per square mile   (low).

Franklin Springs, Georgia map

68 residents are foreign born (5.1% Africa, 2.3% Europe, 1.8% Asia).

This city:

8.5%
Georgia:

10.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,835 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,234 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Athens-Clarke County, GA (26.6 miles , pop. 100,266).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (80.8 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (577.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Royston, GA (1.4 miles ),
Broad River, GA (2.1 miles ),
Canon, GA (2.2 miles ),
Bowersville, GA (2.6 miles ),
Sandy Cross, GA (2.7 miles ),
Eagle Grove, GA (2.8 miles),
Carnesville, GA (2.8 miles ),
Bowman, GA (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 34.28 N, Longitude: 83.14 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 706

Distribution of median household income in Franklin Springs, GA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Franklin Springs, GA in 2019
Franklin Springs satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $88,800
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $25,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $131,700
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $160,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $175,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $240,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $240,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $240,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $240,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $240,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $240,000
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $240,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Franklin Springs, GA residents
Average permit cost in Franklin Springs, GA
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.4%
Georgia:

5.4%
Population change in the 1990s: +67 (+9.6%).
Most common industries in Franklin Springs, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (37.8%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (8.9%)
  • Health care (5.9%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (4.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.9%)
  • Clothing & accessories, including shoe, stores (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (36.4%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (17.1%)
  • Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers (5.7%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (5.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.5%)
  • Chemicals (3.5%)
  • Construction (3.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (39.3%)
  • Health care (10.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.1%)
  • Clothing & accessories, including shoe, stores (7.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.1%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (5.7%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Franklin Springs, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (8.2%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (6.6%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (5.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.5%)
  • Religious workers (5.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (10.5%)
  • Religious workers (9.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (9.6%)
  • Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers (7.0%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (6.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (10.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.1%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (6.6%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (5.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.2%)

Average climate in Franklin Springs, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Franklin Springs-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 22% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/31/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.7 miles away from the Franklin Springs city center killed 7 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 24.2 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 65 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Franklin Springs-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 28% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 47.2 miles away from Franklin Springs center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 142.6 miles away from Franklin Springs center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 190.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 114.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 142.7 miles away from Franklin Springs 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 274.8 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 Franklin County (9) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Franklin Springs topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Franklin Springs:

  • DCA OF ROYSTON (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; ROYSTON, GA)
  • TY COBB HEALTHCARE SYSTEM LONG (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; ROYSTON, GA)
  • TY COBB REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER, LLC Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; LAVONIA, GA)
  • TUGALOO HOME HEALTH AGENCY, AN AMEDISYS COMPANY (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; LAVONIA, GA)
  • HART COUNTY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 13 miles away; HARTWELL, GA)
  • HERITAGE INN OF HARTWELL (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; HARTWELL, GA)
  • LAKE HARTWELL KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; HARTWELL, GA)

College/University in Franklin Springs:

  • Emmanuel College (Full-time enrollment: 748; Location: 181 Springs St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.ec.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Franklin Springs:

  • Athens Technical College (about 24 miles; Athens, GA; Full-time enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of Georgia (about 27 miles; Athens, GA; FT enrollment: 32,679)
  • Piedmont College (about 31 miles; Demorest, GA; FT enrollment: 2,251)
  • Tri-County Technical College (about 32 miles; Pendleton, SC; FT enrollment: 5,174)
  • Clemson University (about 33 miles; Clemson, SC; FT enrollment: 20,131)
  • Anderson University (about 33 miles; Anderson, SC; FT enrollment: 2,510)
  • Brenau University (about 39 miles; Gainesville, GA; FT enrollment: 2,341)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Franklin Springs Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Franklin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.6 people
Georgia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

67.8%
Whole state:

68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

2.0%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
310 people in college/university student housing in 2010
276 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000

Banks with branches in Franklin Springs (2011 data):

  • Pinnacle Bank: Franklin Springs Branch at 2311 West Main Street, branch established on 1974/11/18. Info updated 2008/11/07: Bank assets: $576.6 mil, Deposits: $509.5 mil, headquarters in Elberton, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Pinnacle Financial Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Franklin Springs:

Marital status in Franklin Springs, GA
  • Never married: 48.0%
  • Now married: 40.7%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 2.8%
  • Divorced: 4.3%

For population 25 years and over in Franklin Springs:

  • High school or higher: 82.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 22.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.1
Georgia average:

12.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Franklin Springs
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Franklin Springs, GA (based on Franklin County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,09150
Mainline Protestant2,00517
Black Protestant3622
Other101
None6,616-
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: 5
This county:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Franklin County:

6.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
This county:

10.09 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.1%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.8%
State:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.4%
Georgia:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Franklin Springs:

51.7%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

52.5%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Franklin Springs:

28.0
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.2%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.7%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
Franklin Springs:

33.3%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
Franklin Springs:

61.1%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Franklin Springs:

80.9%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Franklin Springs, GA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 7$22,887$39,2350$0
Water Supply 2$4,982$29,8920$0
Streets and Highways 1$4,372$52,4640$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$429
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 9$19,560
Totals for Government 10$32,241$38,68910$19,989

Franklin Springs government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $15,000 ($12.58)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $220,000 ($184.56)
    Financial Administration: $173,000 ($145.13)
    Police Protection: $146,000 ($122.48)
    Sewerage: $140,000 ($117.45)
    Regular Highways: $111,000 ($93.12)
    Solid Waste Management: $30,000 ($25.17)
    Central Staff Services: $27,000 ($22.65)
    Local Fire Protection: $21,000 ($17.62)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($0.84)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($3.36)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,000 ($0.84)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $58,000 ($48.66)
    Local Fire Protection: $8,000 ($6.71)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($0.84)

Franklin Springs government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $217,000 ($182.05)
    Other: $41,000 ($34.40)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $163,000 ($136.74)
    Other: $138,000 ($115.77)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $54,000 ($45.30)
    Fines and Forfeits: $42,000 ($35.23)
    Rents: $8,000 ($6.71)
    Sale of Property: $6,000 ($5.03)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $126,000 ($105.70)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $11,000 ($9.23)
  • Tax - Property: $117,000 ($98.15)
    Public Utilities Sales: $104,000 ($87.25)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $59,000 ($49.50)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $9,000 ($7.55)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $9,000 ($7.55)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $2,000 ($1.68)
    Other Selective Sales: $2,000 ($1.68)
    Other License: $1,000 ($0.84)

Franklin Springs government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $84,000 ($70.47)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $51,000 ($42.79)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $50,000 ($41.95)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $17,000 ($14.26)

Franklin Springs government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $718,000 ($602.35)

7.80% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($36,287 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.80%
Georgia average:

9.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hart County, GA  1.62% ($34,547 average AGI)
to Stephens County, GA  1.11% ($32,975)
to Jackson County, GA  0.57% ($27,585)

Strongest AM radio stations in Franklin Springs:

  • WBIC (810 AM; daytime; 0 kW; ROYSTON, GA; Owner: DIANE E. HAWKINS)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)
  • WJJC (1270 AM; 5 kW; COMMERCE, GA; Owner: BANKS-JACKSON BROADCASTING)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WDUN (550 AM; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: JWJ PROPERTIRS, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WRIX (1020 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HOMELAND PARK, SC; Owner: AM 1020 INCORPORATED)
  • WKLY (980 AM; 1 kW; HARTWELL, GA; Owner: JAMES E. HICKS & BILLIE F. HICKS, PARTNERS)
  • WBKZ (880 AM; daytime; 5 kW; JEFFERSON, GA; Owner: BROWN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WRFC (960 AM; 5 kW; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF ATHENS, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Franklin Springs:

  • WBTS (95.5 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPUP (103.7 FM; ROYSTON, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF ATHENS, INC.)
  • WNGC (106.1 FM; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF PENSACOLA, INC)
  • WHZT (98.1 FM; SENECA, SC; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFOX (97.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WFSH-FM (104.7 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYAY (106.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFQS (91.3 FM; FRANKLIN, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WRBN (104.1 FM; CLAYTON, GA; Owner: SUTTON RADIOCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRAF (90.9 FM; TOCCOA FALLS, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WCON-FM (99.3 FM; CORNELIA, GA; Owner: HABERSHAM BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WJMZ-FM (107.3 FM; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGMG (102.1 FM; CRAWFORD, GA; Owner: NEW BROADCAST INVESTMENT PROPERTIES, INC)
  • WPPR (88.3 FM; DEMOREST, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WWRK-FM (92.1 FM; ELBERTON, GA; Owner: RADIO ELBERTON, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Franklin Springs:

  • W22AC (Channel 22; HARTWELL & ROYSTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WNEG-TV (Channel 32; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W52AA (Channel 52; CARNESVILLE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)

Franklin Springs fatal accident list:

Nov 29, 2017 08:36 AM, Sr-8, Lat: 34.285275, Lon: -83.128403, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jun 12, 1986 11:10 PM, 8, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 23, 1979 08:34 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 8, 1977 10:45 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 3, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 154ft / 47.1mTotal length
  • $7,726,000Total costs
  • 18,910Total average daily traffic
  • 564Total average daily truck traffic
  • 28,365Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Franklin Springs, GA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 41960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 32000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Franklin Springs, GA

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Westclox Cir At Int Us Hwy 29 (Lat: 34.284833 Lon: -83.147083), Structure height: 12 m, Call Sign: WNUU695,
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.5600 MHz, Grant Date: 09/15/2015, Expiration Date: 11/15/2025, Registrant: State Of Georgia, 47 Trinity Ave Sw 3rd Floor, Atlanta, GA 30334, Phone: (404) 656-2042, Fax: (404) 657-0320, Email:
  • Lat: 34.287444 Lon: -83.148861, Call Sign: WQWY661,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.725 MHz, 462.075 MHz, 466.725 MHz, 467.075 MHz, Grant Date: 12/29/2015, Expiration Date: 12/29/2025, Certifier: Karon Bond, Registrant: Atlanta Communications Company, 1510 Huber St., Atlanta, GA 30318, Phone: (404) 875-9316, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • TTodd, Lat: 34.283889 Lon: -83.142500, Type: Building, Structure height: 4 m, Overall height: 4.1 m, Call Sign: WQJQ446,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 12/11/2018, Expiration Date: 10/17/2020, Certifier: Stephen Fortmann, Registrant: Paladin Wireless LLC, 1040 Bowersville Street, Royston, GA 30662, Phone: (706) 948-3136, Email:
  • FSWT1 NBTS 0, Lat: 34.283056 Lon: -83.129722, Type: Tank, Structure height: 30 m, Overall height: 41 m, Call Sign: WQJQ446,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 12/11/2018, Expiration Date: 10/17/2020, Certifier: Stephen Fortmann, Registrant: Paladin Wireless LLC, 1040 Bowersville Street, Royston, GA 30662, Phone: (706) 948-3136, Email:
  • FSWT1 NBTS180, Lat: 34.283056 Lon: -83.129722, Type: Tank, Structure height: 30 m, Overall height: 41 m, Call Sign: WQJQ446,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 12/11/2018, Expiration Date: 10/17/2020, Certifier: Stephen Fortmann, Registrant: Paladin Wireless LLC, 1040 Bowersville Street, Royston, GA 30662, Phone: (706) 948-3136, Email:
  • FSWT1 NBTS 270, Lat: 34.283056 Lon: -83.129722, Type: Tank, Structure height: 30 m, Overall height: 41 m, Call Sign: WQJQ446,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 12/11/2018, Expiration Date: 10/17/2020, Certifier: Stephen Fortmann, Registrant: Paladin Wireless LLC, 1040 Bowersville Street, Royston, GA 30662, Phone: (706) 948-3136, Email:
  • FSWT1 NBTS 90, Lat: 34.283056 Lon: -83.129722, Type: Tank, Structure height: 30 m, Overall height: 41 m, Call Sign: WQJQ446,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 12/11/2018, Expiration Date: 10/17/2020, Certifier: Stephen Fortmann, Registrant: Paladin Wireless LLC, 1040 Bowersville Street, Royston, GA 30662, Phone: (706) 948-3136, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KC4VSX, Grant Date: 04/30/1991, Expiration Date: 04/30/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/01/2003, Registrant: George F Bryson, Franklin Springs, GA 30639
  • Call Sign: W4ICQ, Licensee ID: L01083233, Grant Date: 08/18/2015, Expiration Date: 08/22/2025, Certifier: Bobby R Boswell, Registrant: Bobby R Boswell, Franklin Springs, GA 30639
  • Call Sign: KI4NNG, Licensee ID: L01116558, Grant Date: 10/19/2016, Expiration Date: 10/19/2026, Certifier: Cybil R Ginn, Registrant: Cybil R Ginn, Franklin Springs, GA 30639
  • Call Sign: KI4NNH, Licensee ID: L01116559, Grant Date: 10/18/2016, Expiration Date: 10/18/2026, Certifier: Jerry H Ginn, Registrant: Jerry H Ginn, Franklin Springs, GA 30639
  • Call Sign: KM4BPW, Licensee ID: L01865723, Grant Date: 05/22/2014, Expiration Date: 05/22/2024, Certifier: James M Guill, Registrant: James M Guill, 40 Taylor Street, Franklin Springs, GA 30639

Most common first names in Franklin Springs, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James681.0 years
Mary378.3 years
Ruth376.4 years
Bertie279.0 years
Annie285.0 years
Kathleen283.5 years
Nina292.5 years
William268.5 years
Most common last names in Franklin Springs, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Royston574.6 years
Hart360.0 years
Kelley368.7 years
Ware379.7 years
Bradshaw283.9 years
Beacham278.5 years
Bearden284.5 years
Harrison277.0 years
Ford266.9 years
Hayes276.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Franklin Springs, GA
  • 66.7%Electricity
  • 21.4%Utility gas
  • 6.3%Wood
  • 5.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Franklin Springs, GA
  • 81.7%Electricity
  • 11.3%Utility gas
  • 7.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Franklin Springs compared to Georgia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Franklin Springs on our top lists:

  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) (population 1,000+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in South Africa (population 500+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Southern Africa (population 500+)"
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