Franklin, North Carolina 

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Population

4,121

+2.2% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

4.2%

Median Income

$30,295

Median Home Price

$204,700

Median Age

42.9

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.6 / 6.1

summer / winter

United States / North Carolina / No Metro Area / Macon County / Franklin / Zip Codes
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September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Franklin, while January and December are the least comfortable months.


Franklin, NC 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


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: North Carolina
County: Macon County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Political Ideology: Strongly conservative
City: Franklin
Zip Codes: 28734


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Franklin is 4.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Franklin jobs have increased by 1.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Franklin's cost of living is 15.0% lower 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, Macon county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 68.5% to 30.0%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Franklin's population is 4,121 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 2.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Franklin is Real Estate: $204,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.6%.

SCHOOLS
Franklin public schools spend $10,209 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.5 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 18.2% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Franklin is $204,700.

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Reviews for Franklin   3 Reviews
Small town atmosphere - 6/30/2015
I agree with some of the posts on here saying that Franklin is more than willing to take your money, but it's difficult to fit in if you 'aren't from around here, are... Read More

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Franklin is not for anyone other than natives! - 6/20/2011
Franklin will welcome you if you are a vacationer but move here and it is a whole different story. We are one of those families that would vacation here every year and... Read More

You Either Hate or Love Franklin, NC - 5/31/2010
Franklin is a remote small mountain community located at the far western end of the state just 20 minutes north of the Georgia border. If you are an avid church going... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA
28734

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