Franklin Essex County, New Jersey

Franklin: Borough in Sussex Co., New Jersey US

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About

Franklin is a city located in the county of Essex in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 5,045 and a population density of 1,104 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,697 inhabitants.

The city was created 108 years ago in 1913.

Franklin NJ House Kerr Flickr image
Franklin NJ House Kerr Flickr
Franklin NJ House Kerr Flickr image

Geography

Franklin is located at 40°51'5"N 74°17'41"W (40.8514900, -74.2945900).

Franklin map

Weather

Franklin forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. more

Franklin Quick Facts

Population : 4,697 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Essex County
Different from : Franklin Township, Franklin Township, Franklin Township, Franklin Township
Postal code : 07416
Area : 4.57 km2
Named for : Benjamin Franklin
Altitude : 1,775 feet / 541 meters
Establishment : April 04, 1913 (108 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 03:44:52 (20th October 2021)
Density : 1,028 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -7.41% (2010-2020)
Weather : 71℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather

Franklin has 1 neighbours.

  • Sparta township of New Jersey

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Franklin decreased by 7.41% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 5,045 - census
2011 5,039 -0.12% estimation process
2012 4,982 -1.14% estimation process
2013 4,927 -1.12% estimation process
2014 4,897 -0.61% estimation process
2015 4,831 -1.37% estimation process
2016 4,791 -0.83% estimation process
2017 4,761 -0.63% estimation process
2018 4,740 -0.44% estimation process
2019 4,721 -0.4% estimation process
2020 4,697 -0.51% estimation process

Franklin zip code is 07416. County name: Sussex, County fips: 34037

People born in Franklin (7)

People born in Franklin, including businessman Charles Joseph Fletcher, baseball player Steve Nagy, judge Charles Francis Lynch, you can see a list of people who born in Franklin.

  • Robert C. Shelton Jr. (American politician in the New Jersey General Assembly) he was born in 14/04/1934
  • Robert S. Knox (biophysicist) he was born in 13/07/1931
  • James F. Post he was born in 24/09/1818
  • Alexandra Tillson Filer (American metallurgist and collector) she was born in 01/01/1916

Schools in Franklin

College & universities near Franklin, NJ

Code Name City ZIP
183910 Caldwell University Caldwell (NJ) 07006-6195

Stations (15)

Amtrak & bus stations near Franklin, NJ

Code Name Address Type
NWK Pennsylvania Station 1 Raymond Plaza West RAIL
EWR Newark Liberty International Airport Newark Liberty International Airport RAIL
NYP Pennsylvania Station 8th Ave 31st Street / 8th Ave 33rd Street RAIL
MET Metropark station 100 Middlesex-Essex Turnpike RAIL
YNY Yonkers station 5 Buena Vista Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Franklin

Post Office Name City ZIP
West Caldwell Post Office Caldwell (NJ) 07006

Other places with the same name (35)

Other cities in Essex County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Essex County , NJ. (more)

City Name Population Title
Newark 282,520 Most populous city in the state of New Jersey, United States; county seat of Essex County, New Jersey
East Orange 64,630 City in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
Irvington 54,226 Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
Bloomfield 49,810 Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
West Orange 47,473 Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
Montclair 38,509 Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
Belleville 36,446 Township in New Jersey
Livingston 30,397 Township in New Jersey, United States
Orange 30,134 Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
Nutley 28,457 Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
Maplewood 25,985 Township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
South Orange 17,295 Town in Essex County, New Jersey
Verona 13,637 Township in Essex County, New Jersey
Clinton 12,881 Town in New Jersey, United States
Cedar Grove 12,457 Township in Essex County, New Jersey
Caldwell 7,943 Town in Essex County, New Jersey, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Franklin distances to largest New Jersey cities