Franklin Rowan County, North Carolina

Franklin: Town in North Carolina, United States

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Location of Franklin on North Carolina map.

About

Franklin is a town located in the county of Rowan in the U.S. state of North Carolina.

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Geography

Franklin is located at 35°43'17"N 80°29'56"W (35.7212500, -80.4989500).

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Franklin Quick Facts

Population : 3,619
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
County : Rowan County
Different from : Franklin County
Phone Area Codes : 828
Area : 12.8 km2
Altitude : 2,119 feet / 646 meters
Capital city : Franklin is capital of Macon County
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 02:28:34 (20th October 2021)

Franklin, Franklinville

People born in Franklin (5)

People born in Franklin, including basketball player Lee Scruggs, football player Shawn Bryson, politician James L. Robinson, you can see a list of people who born in Franklin.

  • Jim Roland (American baseball player) he was born in 14/12/1942
  • Samuel Lyle Rogers (American government official) he was born in 01/01/1859

Schools in Franklin

College & universities near Franklin, NC

Code Name City ZIP
198215 Catawba College Salisbury (NC) 28144

Stations (12)

Amtrak & bus stations near Franklin, NC

Code Name Address Type
SAL Salisbury Depot and Liberty Sts. RAIL
LEX Lexington Center St. and railroad tracks RAIL
KAN Kannapolis 201 South Main St. RAIL
WNS Winston-Salem, North Carolina 100 West 5th Street BUS
UWS Winston-Salem State Univ, Winston-Salem, North Car 601 South Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr BUS

Post offices near Franklin

Post Office Name City ZIP
Spencer Post Office Spencer (NC) 28159

Other places with the same name (35)

Other cities in Rowan County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Rowan County , NC.

City Name Population Title
Salisbury 33,821 City in Rowan County, North Carolina, United States
China Grove 4,249 Town in Rowan County, North Carolina, United States
Spencer 3,260 Town in North Carolina
Landis 3,148 City in Rowan County, North Carolina, United States of America
Granite Quarry 3,002 Town in North Carolina, USA
Enochville 2,925 Township in Rowan County, North Carolina
Rockwell 2,166 Village in North Carolina
East Spencer 1,556 City in Rowan County, North Carolina, United States of America
Cleveland 875 Township in Rowan County, North Carolina
Faith 802 Human settlement in Rowan County, North Carolina, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Franklin distances to largest North Carolina cities