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Franklin, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Franklin had a population of 313 as of July 1, 2016. Franklin ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Franklin is located at latitude 40.3417 and longitude -78.8842 in Cambria County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Franklin (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.55 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Cambria County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,250 feet.

The Borough of Franklin (GNIS ID: 1215021) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Franklin population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Franklin, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 313
Population in Households 313
Population in Familes 236
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 567
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 153
Average Household Size 2.05
Family Households 92
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 192 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 99 (51.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 54 (28.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 39 (20.3%)
Median Home Value $33,333
Average Home Value $47,500


Median Household Income $31,634
Average Household Income $40,825
Per Capita Income $18,474
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.5% -0.65%
Households -0.51% -0.53%
Families 0.53% -0.66%
Median Household Income   -1.04%
Per Capita Income   0.63%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Franklin, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Franklin to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1502 15th
Population Density1 # 1351 23rd
Diversity Index2 # 676 62nd
Median Household Income # 1691 4th
Per Capita Income # 1659 6th

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