Franklin, Connecticut 

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Population

1,908

-0.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

9.1%

Median Income

$93,636

Median Home Price

$229,300

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Best Places to Live in Franklin, Connecticut

Small-city complex - Eastern Connecticut along the Long Island Sound to 15 miles north along the Thames River. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Franklin, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Franklin, CT Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Central location
Historic interest
Attractive setting
Cons
Harsh winters
Some urban decay
Weak job growth


What Bert Has To Say About Norwich-New London Metro Area

New London is located where the broad Thames River empties into the Long Island Sound. Norwich lies about 13 miles upriver. New London has a rich maritime history and is now home to the U.S. Coast Guard Academy. Norwich is an early industrial center, where the first paper and iron nails were made in the mid-1700’s. Both cities remain fairly industrial but have modestly attractive downtown cores with areas of historic buildings. New London is also home to two small colleges.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Connecticut
County: New London County
Metro Area: Norwich-New London Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Franklin
Zip Codes: 06254
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 7 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Franklin is 9.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Franklin jobs have increased by 0.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Franklin's cost of living is 5.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Franklin's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, New London county remained very strongly Democratic, 56.9% to 40.9%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Franklin's population is 1,908 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 0.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Franklin is Real Estate: $229,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.8%.

SCHOOLS
Franklin public schools spend $22,410 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.7 students per teacher in Franklin. More Education



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Housing Market in Franklin

It's a good time to buy in Franklin. Home Appreciation is up 4.8% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Franklin is $229,300.

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