Franklin Chester County, Pennsylvania

Franklin: Borough in Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA

About

Franklin is a city located in the county of Chester in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 883 and a population density of 601 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 774 inhabitants.

The city was created 153 years ago in 1867.

Main near Depot in Franklin image
Main near Depot in Franklin
Main near Depot in Franklin image

Geography

Franklin is located at 39°44'34"N 75°50'55"W (39.7428900, -75.8485500).

Franklin map

Franklin Quick Facts

Population : 774 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Chester County
Area : 1.47 km2
Altitude : 4,091 feet / 1247 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1868 (153 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 15:21:53 (22nd October 2021)
Postal code : 16323
Density : 527 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -14.08% (2010-2020)

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Franklin decreased by 14.08% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 883 - census
2011 865 -2.08% estimation process
2012 846 -2.25% estimation process
2013 834 -1.44% estimation process
2014 838 0.48% estimation process
2015 835 -0.36% estimation process
2016 818 -2.08% estimation process
2017 809 -1.11% estimation process
2018 797 -1.51% estimation process
2019 794 -0.38% estimation process
2020 774 -2.58% estimation process

Franklin zip code is 16323. County name: Venango, County fips: 42121

People born in Franklin (1)

American business woman Mary E. Smith Hayward was born in Franklin

Schools in Franklin

College & universities near Franklin, PA

Code Name City ZIP
131061 Schilling-Douglas School of Hair Design LLC Newark (DE) 19711

Stations (29)

Amtrak & bus stations near Franklin, PA

Code Name Address Type
NRK Newark 429 South College Ave. RAIL
PAR Parkesburg W. First and S. Culvert Streets RAIL
WIL Wilmington station 100 South French Street RAIL
COT Coatesville Third Ave. and Fleetwood St. RAIL
DOW Downingtown West Lancaster Ave. and Stuart Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Franklin

Post Office Name City ZIP
Kemblesvill Post Office Kemblesville (PA) 19347

Other places with the same name (35)

Other cities in Chester County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Chester County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
West Chester 20,048 Borough in Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States
Warwick 19,576 Township in Chester County, Pennsylvania
Phoenixville 16,910 Borough of Pennsylvania
Caln 14,089 Census-designated place in Chester County, Pennsylvania
Coatesville 13,006 City of Pennsylvania
Hopewell 12,548 Borough in Bedford County, Pennsylvania
New Garden 12,237 Township in Chester County, Pennsylvania
Westtown 10,992 Township in Chester County, Pennsylvania
Willistown 10,983 Township in Chester County, Pennsylvania
Downingtown 8,419 Borough in Chester County, Pennsylvania
Red Lion 6,309 Borough of Pennsylvania
Kennett Square 6,203 Borough in Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States
New London 5,967 Township in Chester County, Pennsylvania
Oxford 5,594 Borough of Pennsylvania
Paoli 5,575 Census designated place
Exton 4,842 Village and former civil parish in Rutland, UK