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Franklin is a city in Venango County, in the Oil City metro area.
It is the county seat. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Pennsylvania named Franklin. For links to other places called Franklin, PA, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Franklin is 41.397N. The longitude is -79.831W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,010 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 6,991.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Franklin demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Venango County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 16323 ZIP code.
27% of Franklin residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Franklin ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Franklin was $16,414, compared with $21,587 nationally.
18% of Franklin residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Historic districts in Franklin include Franklin Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Franklin, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $298. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $691.
Libraries in Franklin include Franklin Public Library ... View libraries
Venango County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Franklin political report.
The average commute time for Franklin workers is 15 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Hotels in Franklin include Quality Inn & Conference Center.
Franklin, PAPros: quiet,low crime,beautiful parks,as well as surrounding countryside,well kept propertrs,ie people seem proud of their community...
Cons: Little industry...
This is a good place to visit or maybe retire, not to earn a living.Blog about Franklin
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