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Information about Franklin

The town of Franklin is located in the state of North Carolina. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Franklin City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews2.8 / 5 for Franklin by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Franklin’s Administration

Address of Franklin mayorFranklinCity hall Franklin
95 East Main Street, PO Box 1479

Franklin, NC 28744-1479
United States

http://www.franklinnc.com
town hall phone number+1 828-524-2516
town hall fax number+1 828-524-4540
town hall emailNot available
Franklin NC official websitewww.franklinnc.com
Franklin town mayorJoe Collins

Franklin town demography

Name of Franklin town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants3 490 population147 / 5 889
Franklin town population density820,2 pop/sq mi (316,7 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Franklin, NC

How to get a passport in Franklin NC ? There are 1 passport offices in Franklin, try one of these
Name Street Phone
MACON COUNTY CLERK OF SUPERIOR COURT5 WEST MAIN ST8283497200

Schools in Franklin NC

Elementary schools in Franklin

Cartoogechaye Elementary

District of Macon County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 4
Students : 315

East Franklin Elementary

District of Macon County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 4
Students : 366

Iotla Valley Elementary

District of Macon County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 4
Students : 384

South Macon Elementary

District of Macon County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 4
Students : 527

Middle schools in Franklin

Macon Middle School

District of Macon County Schools
Low grade : 7, High grade : 8
Students : 566

Mountain View Intermediate

District of Macon County Schools
Low grade : 5, High grade : 6
Students : 588

High schools in Franklin

Franklin High

District of Macon County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 949

Macon Early College High School

District of Macon County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 13
Students : 166

Union Academy

District of Macon County Schools
Low grade : 7, High grade : 12
Students : 126

Private schools in Franklin

Trimont Christian Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 197

Schools near Franklin

The top 3 most popular banks in Franklin

There are 6 bank branches in Franklin.
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association is the most popular bank in town with 2, followed by Entegra Bank with 2 and then United Community Bank with 1.

Find below all banks in Franklin :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Entegra Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
United Community Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
PNC Bank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Franklin

Franklin town administrative number

Franklin town code3724640
Franklin town postcode28744

Franklin town territory

Franklin town area4,25 sq mi (11,02 km²)
Franklin town altitude2 116 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 35.1812
Longitude: -83.3818
Latitude: 35° 10' 52'' North
Longitude: 83° 22' 54'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Franklin town’s neighbouring towns

Franklin neighbouring towns
FairviewForest HillsForest Hills
FairviewNeighbouring townsForest Hills
ClaytonHighlandsHighlands
Franklin neighbouring towns
Forest Hills 21.2 kmHighlands 22 kmSky Valley 22.3 km
Dillard 23 kmWebster 23.9 kmDillsboro 24.1 km
Fairview 25.4 kmSylva 26.2 kmBryson City 27.9 km
Mountain City 28.9 kmClayton 33.8 kmTiger 37.6 km
Andrews 40.4 kmRobbinsville 41.7 kmHiawassee 42.3 km
Hayesville 42.6 kmMaggie Valley 48.4 kmWaynesville 48.5 km
Lake Santeetlah 48.5 kmSalem 49.4 km 

Distance between Franklin and country’s main cities

New York City : 1029 kmLos Angeles : 3196 kmChicago : 830 km
Houston : 1276 kmPhiladelphia : 904 kmPhoenix : 2634 km
San Antonio : 1558 kmSan Diego : 3111 kmDallas : 1263 km
San Jose : 3435 kmJacksonville : 563 kmIndianapolis : 567 km
San Francisco : 3535 kmAustin : 1449 kmColumbus : 536 km closest

Hotel offers in Franklin

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Nearby hotel : Colonial Inn Franklin
Colonial Inn Franklin
Address : 3157 Georgia Road : 42 $US / 0 $US - 30
The Colonial Inn Franklin is located in the Nantahala National Forest. Guests will enjoy access to a seasonal outdoor pool as well as free Wi-Fi during their stay.
Nearby hotel : Relax Inn - Franklin
Relax Inn - Franklin
Address : 3108 Georgia Road : 42 $US / 0 $US - 21
This North Carolina motel is located in the small mountain town of Franklin on the edge of Nantahala National Forest. Free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour reception are provided.
Nearby hotel : Comfort Inn Franklin
Comfort Inn Franklin
Address : 313 Cunningham Road : 79 $US / 0 $US - 73
Nestled in the heart of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the Comfort Inn hotel is only 15 miles from the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad.
Nearby hotel : Knights Inn - Franklin
Knights Inn - Franklin
Address : 1320 East Main Street : 50 $US / 79 $US - 41
The Knights Inn Franklin is 15 minutes’ drive from the Appalachian Trail Hiking Trails. This hotel has an outdoor pool on site and a daily continental breakfast is available.
Nearby hotel : Arrowmont Stables & Cabins, LLC
Arrowmont Stables & Cabins, LLC
Address : 276 Arrowmont Trail, Cullowhee Distance : 18 km : 115 $US / 159 $US - 2
This Cullowhee, North Carolina, cabin is 1 mile from Lake Glenville and is part of the Nantahala National Forest. Guests of the Arrowmont Stables and Cabins will enjoy access to horseback riding and trout fishing.

Leisure and activities in the Franklin town’s surrounding area

Golf course
Franklin Golf CourseHighlands Country Club
to Highlands 20.7 km
Highlands Falls Golf Course
to Highlands 21.9 km
Sky Valley Resort
to Sky Valley 22.5 km
Wildcat Cliffs Country Club
to Highlands 22.7 km
Cullasaja Club
to Highlands 23 km