Franklin, Texas

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Population in 2013: 1,618 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +10.1%
 
Males: 773  (47.8%)
Females: 845  (52.2%)
Median resident age:  36.0 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 77856.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,402 (it was $27,400 in 2000)
Franklin:

$35,402
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,838 (it was $13,490 in 2000)

Franklin city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $77,930 (it was $44,900 in 2000)
Franklin:

$77,930
TX:

$132,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $577.

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  • Races in Franklin, TX (2010)

    Franklin races chart
    • 1,05667.5%White alone
    • 29919.1%Black alone
    • 18912.1%Hispanic
    • 171.1%Two or more races
    • 20.1%Asian alone
    • 10.06%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Franklin: 80.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (20.3%), German (14.4%), English (5.9%), United States (5.5%), Dutch (5.1%), French (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.92 square miles.

Population density: 1,755 people per square mile   (low).

Franklin,TX real estate house value index trend

Franklin, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Franklin:

  • High school or higher: 74.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Franklin city:

  • Never married: 28.8%
  • Now married: 39.8%
  • Separated: 6.8%
  • Widowed: 11.8%
  • Divorced: 12.7%

32 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.6%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 25 registered sex offenders living in Franklin, Texas as of July 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Franklin to the number of sex offenders is 62 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $931 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $929 (1.1%)

Franklin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bryan, TX (25.9 miles , pop. 65,660).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Southeast Montgomery, TX (86.4 miles , pop. 208,076).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (109.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Calvert, TX (3.4 miles ), Hearne, TX (3.5 miles ), Bremond, TX (3.9 miles ), Hilltop Lakes, TX (4.1 miles ), Marquez, TX (4.5 miles ), Wixon Valley, TX (4.6 miles ), Reagan, TX (4.6 miles ), Kurten, TX (4.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $109,500
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2006: 9 buildings, average cost: $107,400
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $107,400
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $107,400
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $107,400
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $200,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 31.03 N, Longitude: 96.49 W

Area code: 979

Franklin household income distribution Franklin home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.4%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +146 (+11.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (18%)
  • Construction (18%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Accommodation and food services (27%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (31%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Community and social service occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (36%)
  • Sales and related occupations (22%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3%)

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

Average climate in Franklin, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Franklin-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 33% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/10/1959, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.8 miles away from the Franklin city center injured 7 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

On 3/10/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 40.3 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 77 people.

Earthquake activity:

Franklin-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 286.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 412.6 miles away from Franklin center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 182.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 251.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 172.8 miles away from Franklin center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 437.9 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 Robertson County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Fires: 3, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Franklin topographic map

Birthplace of: Floyd Weaver - Baseball player, Johnny Perkins - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Franklin:

  • MERRYMAN HOME HEALTH INC (100 DECHARD ST STE B P O BOX 247)
  • FRANKLIN NURSING HOME (700 HEARNE ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Franklin:

  • CALVERT NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CALVERT, TX)
  • HEARNE DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; HEARNE, TX)
  • GUARDIAN HEALTHCARE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; HEARNE, TX)
  • ROBERTSON REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 13 miles away; HEARNE, TX)
  • HEARNE HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; HEARNE, TX)
  • LEISURE LODGE HEARNE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; HEARNE, TX)
  • BREMOND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; BREMOND, TX)

Airports located in Franklin:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Franklin:

  • Texas A & M University-College Station (about 30 miles; College Station, TX; Full-time enrollment: 46,550)
  • Temple College (about 52 miles; Temple, TX; FT enrollment: 3,796)
  • Baylor University (about 52 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 14,800)
  • Texas State Technical College-Waco (about 56 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 4,210)
  • McLennan Community College (about 57 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 6,673)
  • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (about 58 miles; Belton, TX; FT enrollment: 2,885)
  • Sam Houston State University (about 60 miles; Huntsville, TX; FT enrollment: 16,233)

Public high school in Franklin:

Public elementary/middle schools in Franklin:

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Notable locations in Franklin: Franklin Fire Department (A), Robertson County Emergency Medical Services (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Robertson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

TRAMMELLS RUNNING CREEK RV PARK & STORE (Population served: 132, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-27-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-27-2014)
  • 8 routine major monitoring violations

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

  • OLD BARN ICE HOUSE & BBQ (Population served: 59, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 26.1%
(31.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.6% for Black residents, 23.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.7%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.4%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
64 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
41 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
80 people in nursing homes in 2000
41 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Franklin, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Franklin compared to Texas state average:

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

Banks with branches in Franklin (2011 data):

  • First Star Bank, S.S.B.: Franklin Branch at Hwy 79, branch established on 1999/06/09. Info updated 2007/01/25: Bank assets: $270.8 mil, Deposits: $209.6 mil, headquarters in Bremond, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Bancshares, Inc.
  • First National Bank of Huntsville: Robertson County Bank Branch at 1041 W Decherd, branch established on 2008/06/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $406.7 mil, Deposits: $360.5 mil, headquarters in Huntsville, TX, positive income, 4 total offices, Holding Company: First National Bancshares Of Huntsville, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Franklin Branch at 208 East Highway 79, branch established on 1905/01/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Franklin, Texas:

  • Franklin Sleep Inn & Suites, 208 N Center St, Franklin, TX 77856 , Phone: (979) 828-2550, Fax: (979) 828-2589
  • Best Western Franklin Inn And Suites, 790 W Us Hwy 79, Franklin, TX 77856 , Phone: (979) 828-9090, Fax: (978) 828-3619
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Franklin, Texas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Texas average:

14.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (55%)
  • Utility gas (40%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Franklin city (based on Robertson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,93527
Catholic2,7223
Mainline Protestant91413
Black Protestant3722
Other2082
None7,471-
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
Robertson County:

3.17 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Robertson County:

1.90 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Robertson County:

8.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

5.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.3%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Robertson County:

29.2%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.3%
State:

15.7%
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 1$3,288$39,4560$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,907$34,8840$0
Police Protection - Officers 4$12,354$37,0623$4,820
Solid Waste Management 3$7,928$31,7120$0
Sewerage 1$2,351$28,2120$0
Water Supply 3$10,067$40,2680$0
Local Libraries 1$2,234$26,8080$0
Totals for Government 14$41,129$35,2533$4,820

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $145,000 ($89.62)
    Sewerage: $130,000 ($80.35)
    Regular Highways: $64,000 ($39.56)
    Financial Administration: $50,000 ($30.90)
    Police Protection: $50,000 ($30.90)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $87,000 ($53.77)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $162,000 ($100.12)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($1.85)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $190,000 ($117.43)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $137,000 ($84.67)
    Property: $91,000 ($56.24)
    Public Utilities: $54,000 ($33.37)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $100,000 ($61.80)

8.69% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,457 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.69%
Texas average:

7.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Brazos County, TX  3.31% ($29,895 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.82% ($43,022)
from Limestone County, TX  0.22% ($41,250)


8.05% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,366 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.05%
Texas average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Brazos County, TX  2.95% ($31,950 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.64% ($21,057)
to McLennan County, TX  0.33% ($30,167)

Strongest AM radio stations in Franklin:

  • KZNE (1150 AM; 10 kW; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: BRYAN BROADCASTING LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • WTAW (1620 AM; 10 kW; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: BRYAN BROADCASTING LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KBBW (1010 AM; 10 kW; WACO-MARLIN, TX; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KRZI (1580 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRZX (1660 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Franklin:

  • KZTR (101.9 FM; FRANKLIN, TX; Owner: BRAZOS VALLEY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KXCS (103.9 FM; CAMERON, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KNDE (95.1 FM; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: BRYAN BROADCASTING LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • WACO-FM (99.9 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWTX-FM (97.5 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVJM (103.1 FM; HEARNE, TX; Owner: EQUAL ACCESS MEDIA, INC.)
  • KAGG (96.1 FM; MADISONVILLE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KORA-FM (98.3 FM; BRYAN, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KLTR (107.3 FM; CALDWELL, TX; Owner: ROY E. HENDERSON)
  • KKYS (104.7 FM; BRYAN, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Franklin:

  • KYLE (Channel 28; BRYAN, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF BRYAN LICENSE CORP.)
  • KBTX-TV (Channel 3; BRYAN, TX; Owner: KWTX-KBTX LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KCEN-TV (Channel 6; TEMPLE, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 6, INC.)
  • KXXV (Channel 25; WACO, TX; Owner: CENTEX TELEVISION LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWKT (Channel 44; WACO, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KWTX-TV (Channel 10; WACO, TX; Owner: KWTX-KBTX LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KMAY-LP (Channel 23; BRYAN, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 6, INC.)
  • K28AK (Channel 28; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSCM-LP (Channel 12; BRYAN, TX; Owner: R.D. HARRIS)

Franklin fatal accident list:

Aug 11, 2002 04:25 PM, Calvertstreet, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 14, 1993 02:50 PM, Duffey, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 27, 1991 01:12 PM, 79, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Nov 28, 1988 12:00 AM, Fm46, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 20, 1984 02:45 PM, Fm46, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 27, 1983 10:10 PM, 79, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Franklin)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

57 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Int Us 79 & Fm 46 (Lat: 31.022972 Lon: -96.483028), Call Sign: WXY865, Licensee ID: L00080634
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.975 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/22/1999, Expiration Date: 04/27/2004, Cancellation Date: 06/27/2004
    Registrant: M & M Farm Supply Inc, Rt 2 Box 168, Franklin, TX 77856
  • Union Pacific Right Of Way Track Siding (Lat: 31.021583 Lon: -96.490528), Structure height: 14 m, Call Sign: WNXI429
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.475 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/31/2011, Expiration Date: 09/13/2021, Cancellation Date: 09/26/2012
    Registrant: Union Pacific Railroad Company, 201 S. 16th St. Suite 305, Omaha, NE 68179, Phone: (402) 280-6486, Fax: (402) 280-6565, Email:
  • 10 Mi N State Hwy 979 (Lat: 31.179083 Lon: -96.486083), Type: Tower, Structure height: 87 m, Call Sign: WPIH481
    Assigned Frequencies: 937.687 MHz, 938.400 MHz, 938.450 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/24/2005, Expiration Date: 10/05/2015, Certifier: David Poole
    Registrant: Hcl / Efh, 1601 Bryan Street - 26th Floor, Dallas, TX 75201, Phone: (214) 812-5230, Email:
  • 113 W Dechard (Lat: 30.026833 Lon: -96.487778), Type: Building, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: WQKE235
    Assigned Frequencies: 4975.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/15/2009, Expiration Date: 04/15/2019, Certifier: Gerald Yezak
    Registrant: Robertson County Sheriffs Office, Franklin, TX 77856, Phone: (979) 828-3299, Fax: (979) 828-5845, Email:
  • 3.7 Miles Wnw Of Franklin, Tx In Robertson County (Lat: 31.041861 Lon: -96.545750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.3 m, Call Sign: WQKN923
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.145 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/28/2009, Expiration Date: 01/24/2010, Cancellation Date: 03/27/2010, Certifier: Keith Rekieta
    Registrant: Texas Communications, 1389 N Harvey Mitchell Pkwy, Bryan, TX 77803, Phone: (979) 775-6239, Fax: (979) 222-0126, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: SPITFIRE 1987 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 14265 , Serial Number: 2842010
    Registrant (Individual): Wayne C Sr White, 2827 Old Boone Prairie Rd, Franklin, TX 77856
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 09/04/1973
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-38-112 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 183 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2420F , Serial Number: 38-79A0433, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 01/05/1979
    Registrant (Individual): Jerry D Johnson, Po Box 624, Franklin, TX 77856

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 11
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Franklin, TX
Most common first names in Franklin, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3775.2 years
James3673.7 years
John3575.8 years
Mary2681.1 years
Robert2572.6 years
Willie1977.3 years
George1681.8 years
Charles1471.1 years
Lillie1384.1 years
Ruby1277.2 years
Most common last names in Franklin, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Edwards2572.8 years
Johnson1875.9 years
Meadors1878.2 years
Smith1776.1 years
Sanders1771.3 years
Merryman1682.2 years
Moore1573.6 years
Williams1479.3 years
Martin1375.2 years
Fulton1272.3 years
Businesses in Franklin, TX
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FedEx1True Value1
RadioShack1
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