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Information on Franklin, Simpson County

The City of Franklin is located in the state of Kentucky, in Simpson County. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the City hall of Franklin at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the Town hall government by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Franklin City HALL, Simpson County

Franklin City Hall's addressFranklin Franklin Municipal Building
PO Box 2805 117 W Cedar Street

Franklin KY 42135
United States
Phone number of Franklin City Hall+1 270-586-4497
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Franklin official websitecityoffranklin.com
Mayor of FranklinHerbert Williams
Simpson County, Kentucky: Vital Records Franklin vital records
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Common question about Franklin


What county is Franklin Kentucky in?

Franklin is located in Simpson County

Where is Franklin Kentucky in?

Franklin lies in Simpson County, situated in southern Kentucky, USA, near the Tennessee border. It is approximately 20 miles south of Bowling Green and 40 miles north of Nashville, Tennessee. The city is easily accessible via Interstate 65, making it a significant point between these major urban centers.

Demography of Franklin

Name of Franklin inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population8 408 inhabitants48 / 3 293
Population density in Franklin758,8 pop/sq mi (293,0 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Franklin, KY

Where to apply for a passport in Franklin, KY? There are 1 passport offices in Franklin, try one of these:
Name Street Phone number
SIMPSON COUNTY CLERKS OFFICE103 W. CEDAR ST2705868161

Top 3 most popular banks in Franklin

There are 5 bank branches in Franklin.
Citizens First Bank, Inc. is the most popular bank in Franklin with 1 branch offices, followed by South Central Bank, Inc. with 1 branch offices and then German American Bank with 1 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Franklin:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
Citizens First Bank, Inc.1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
South Central Bank, Inc.1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
German American Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
U.S. Bank National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Regions Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Franklin

Franklin administrative numbers

Franklin City code2128918
Franklin City postcode42135

Information on Franklin, Simpson County

Cities twinned with FranklinCurrently, the town Franklin isn’t twinned
Namesake of Franklin
  • Franklin, Alabama, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Arkansas, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Connecticut, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Georgia, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Idaho, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Illinois, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Indiana, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Iowa, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Louisiana, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Maine, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Massachusetts, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Michigan, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Minnesota, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Missouri, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Nebraska, États-Unis
  • Franklin, New Hampshire, États-Unis
  • Franklin, New Jersey, États-Unis
  • Franklin, New York, États-Unis
  • Franklin, New York, États-Unis
  • Franklin, North Carolina, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Ohio, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Pennsylvania, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Pennsylvania, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Tennessee, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Texas, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Vermont, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Virginia, États-Unis
  • Franklin, West Virginia, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Wisconsin, États-Unis
  • Franklin, Quebec, Canada
Natural parksFranklin isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Franklin

Airport
Bowling Green-Warren County Regional Airport 18.1 miles
Glasgow Municipal Airport 39.5 miles
42 miles

Franklin territory

Franklin area11,08 sq mi (28,70 km²)
Franklin altitude676 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 36.7286
Longitude: -86.5591
Latitude: 36° 43' 43'' North
Longitude: 86° 33' 33'' West
Time zone
UTC -6:00 (America/Chicago)
Summer time : UTC -5:00
Winter time : UTC -6:00
Local time

What is Franklin close to?

Nearby cities include: Mitchellville Woodburn Portland Orlinda
AuburnWoodburnWoodburn
OrlindaNeighbouring townsMitchellville
OrlindaMitchellvilleMitchellville
Mitchellville 6.6 milesWoodburn 8 milesPortland 10.1 miles
Orlinda 12.2 milesAuburn 12.7 milesCross Plains 14.5 miles
Adairville 17 milesWalnut Grove 17.4 milesBowling Green 18 miles
White House 19.2 milesRussellville 20.2 milesScottsville 20.2 miles
Westmoreland 21 milesPlum Springs 22.4 milesSpringfield 23.8 miles
Millersville 24.5 milesGreenbrier 24.6 milesGallatin 24.6 miles
Ridgetop 25.3 milesCedar Hill 27.4 milesOakland 28 miles

Distance between Franklin and other main cities and towns

Los Angeles : 1798 milesHouston : 701 milesPhiladelphia : 659 miles
Phoenix : 1456 milesSan Antonio : 855 milesSan Diego : 1751 miles
Dallas : 640 milesSan Jose : 1937 milesJacksonville : 525 miles
Indianapolis : 212 miles closestSan Francisco : 1998 milesAustin : 783 miles
Columbus : 297 milesFort Worth : 671 milesCharlotte : 337 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Schools in Franklin, KY

Elementary schools in Franklin

Franklin Elementary School

District of Simpson County
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : K
Students : 344

Lincoln Elementary School

District of Simpson County
Lowest grade : 4, Highest grade : 5
Students : 449

Simpson Elementary School

District of Simpson County
Lowest grade : 1, Highest grade : 3
Students : 653

Middle schools in Franklin

Franklin-Simpson Middle School

District of Simpson County
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 653

High schools in Franklin

Franklin-Simpson High School

District of Simpson County
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 913

Alternative schools in Franklin

Franklin-Simpson High School West Campus

District of Simpson County
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 12
Students : 36

Private schools in Franklin

Faith Baptist Academy

Lowest grade : 1, Highest grade : 8
Students : 18

Franklin Mennonite School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 10
Students : 56

Leisure and activities in Franklin surrounding area

Lost River Cave
to Bowling Green 16.2 miles
Golf course
Franklin Country ClubKenny Perry's Country Creek Golf Course
Deer Creek Golf Course
to Bowling Green 18.1 miles
CrossWinds Golf Course
to Bowling Green 18.1 miles