Franklin, West Virginia

Franklin: Town in West Virginia, United States

About

Franklin is a town located in the county of Marshall in the U.S. state of West Virginia. Its population at the 2010 census was 721 and a population density of 494 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 638 inhabitants.

The town was created 230 years ago in 1793.

Quick Facts about Franklin

Population : 638 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : West Virginia (United States)
County : Marshall County
Postal code : 26807
Phone Area Codes : 304
Area : 1.46 km2
Altitude : 1,732 feet / 528, 528 meters
Capital city : Franklin is capital of Pendleton County
Establishment : January 01, 1794 (230 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 03:07:13 (25th February 2024)
Density : 437 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -13.01% (2010-2020)

Geography

Franklin is located at 39°47'35"N 80°49'28"W (39.7931300, -80.8245400).

Franklin map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Franklin decreased by 13.01% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 721 - census
2011 706 -2.12% estimation process
2012 695 -1.58% estimation process
2013 683 -1.76% estimation process
2014 674 -1.34% estimation process
2015 663 -1.66% estimation process
2016 650 -2% estimation process
2017 646 -0.62% estimation process
2018 645 -0.16% estimation process
2019 642 -0.47% estimation process
2020 638 -0.63% estimation process

Franklin zip code is 26807. County name: Pendleton, County fips: 54071

Franklin, Lower Graysville

People born in Franklin (4)

People born in Franklin, including United States federal judge John James Dyer, Player of football Jacob Owens, educator and school founder Howard Hille Johnson, .

List

  • Rod Smith (American football coach) he was born in 22/02/1973

Schools in Franklin

College & universities near Franklin, WV

Code Name City ZIP
237145 B M Spurr School of Practical Nursing Glen Dale (WV) 26038
492005 Elite Academy of Hair Design Bellaire (OH) 43906-1544
201982 Scott College of Cosmetology Wheeling (WV) 26003
238014 West Virginia Northern Community College Wheeling (WV) 26003-3699
238078 Wheeling University Wheeling (WV) 26003

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Franklin, WV

Code Name Address Type
PGH Union Station 1100 Liberty Avenue RAIL
COV Connellsville station North Water Street and West Peach Street RAIL

Post offices near Franklin

Post Office Name City ZIP
Clarington Post Office Clarington (OH) 43915

Other places with the same name (35)

  • Franklin , Tennessee The second most populous city in Williamson County, Tennessee. It is located in the Nashville metropolitan area. Franklin is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Carnton Plantation and the Frist Art Museum. with a population of 85,316 people.
  • Franklin , Wisconsin third-class city in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin with a population of 36,222 people.
  • Franklin , Massachusetts town in Massachusetts, United States with a population of 34,711 people.
  • Franklin , Indiana city in Johnson County, Indiana, United States with a population of 24,598 people.
  • Franklin , Kentucky city in and county seat of Simpson County, Kentucky, United States with a population of 9,046 people.
  • Franklin , New Hampshire city in Merrimack County, New Hampshire, USA with a population of 8,753 people.
  • Franklin , Virginia independent city in Virginia, United States with a population of 7,833 people.
  • Franklin , Louisiana city in Louisiana with a population of 6,580 people.
  • Franklin , Pennsylvania city in Venango County, Pennsylvania, United States with a population of 6,302 people.
  • Franklin , New Jersey borough in Sussex Co., New Jersey US with a population of 4,697 people.
  • Franklin , North Carolina town in North Carolina, United States with a population of 4,121 people.
  • Franklin , Ohio city in Warren County, Ohio, United States with a population of 3,926 people.
  • Franklin , North Carolina town in North Carolina, United States with a population of 3,619 people.
  • Franklin , Michigan city in Michigan, USA with a population of 3,221 people.
  • Franklin , Minnesota city in Minnesota, United States with a population of 2,931 people.
  • Franklin , New York human settlement in Delaware County, New York, United States of America with a population of 2,242 people.
  • Franklin , Connecticut town in New London County, Connecticut, United States with a population of 1,914 people.
  • Franklin , Texas city in Robertson County, Texas, United States with a population of 1,643 people.
  • Franklin , Texas city in Robertson County, Texas, United States with a population of 1,610 people.
  • Franklin , Maine town in Hancock County, Maine, United States with a population of 1,567 people.
  • Franklin , Vermont city in Franklin County, Idaho, United States with a population of 1,435 people.
  • Franklin , Indiana city in Johnson County, Indiana, United States with a population of 1,228 people.
  • Franklin , Wisconsin third-class city in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin with a population of 1,190 people.
  • Franklin , Georgia city in Heard County, Georgia, USA with a population of 958 people.
  • Franklin , Nebraska city in Franklin County, Idaho, United States with a population of 899 people.
  • Franklin , Idaho city in Franklin County, Idaho, United States with a population of 835 people.
  • Franklin , Pennsylvania borough in Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA with a population of 774 people.
  • Franklin , Illinois village in Illinois, USA with a population of 753 people.
  • Franklin , Alabama town in Macon County, Alabama, United States with a population of 512 people.
  • Franklin , South Dakota township in Lake County, South Dakota with a population of 340 people.
  • Franklin , Kansas unincorporated community in southeastern Kansas, USA with a population of 296 people.
  • Franklin , Arkansas city in Arkansas, USA with a population of 191 people.
  • Franklin , Iowa city in Lee County, Iowa, United States with a population of 132 people.
  • Franklin , Missouri city in Howard County, Missouri, United States with a population of 93 people.

Other cities in Marshall County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Marshall County , WV.

City Name Population Title
Moundsville 8,117 City in Marshall County, West Virginia, United States
McMechen 1,665 City in Marshall County, West Virginia, United States of America
Benwood 1,257 City in Marshall County, West Virginia, United States of America
Cameron 828 City in Marshall County, West Virginia, United States