Franklin, PA Profile: Facts & Data


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Franklin, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Franklin had a population of 311 as of July 1, 2018. 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 40.3423 and longitude -78.8848 in Cambria County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Franklin 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.

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Franklin, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 311
Population in Households 311
Population in Familes 233
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 563
Diversity Index3 16


Median Household Income $34,698
Average Household Income $44,321
Per Capita Income $20,034


Total Housing Units 192 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 106 (55.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 46 (24.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 40 (20.8%)
Median Home Value $37,857
Average Home Value $55,425


Total Households 152
Average Household Size 2.05
Family Households 91
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.46% -0.78%
Households -0.47% -0.8%
Families 0.27% -0.89%
Median Household Income   2.07%
Per Capita Income   2.92%

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, 2018 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 # 1499 15th
Population Density # 1350 23rd
Diversity Index # 711 60th
Median Household Income # 1668 5th
Per Capita Income # 1643 7th

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