Franklin Marshall County, 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 227 years ago in 1793.

Geography

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

Franklin map

Weather

Franklin forecast: Sunny, with a high near 68. more

Franklin Quick Facts

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 (227 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 00:26:00 (18th October 2021)
Density : 437 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -13.01% (2010-2020)
Weather : 68℉ Sunny 7-days weather

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, you can see a list of people who born in Franklin.

  • 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

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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