Franklin, Virginia

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Franklin is located in Franklin City County, VA. The population is , making Franklin the largest city in Franklin City County.

There are 4 public schools in Franklin with an average Homefacts rating of D. The total crime rate for Franklin is high , and there are 39 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Franklin is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Franklin property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Franklin include Camptown, Carrsville and Southampton Meadows.

Franklin Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 23.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 56.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 20.1%

Crime Rate

36.27% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 253
  • Violent Crimes: 203
  • Robbery: 89
  • Burglary: 304
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

100.00% Lower than national avg.
  • 39 offenders in Franklin
  • 0.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

133 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 5
  • Superfunds: 3
  • Tanks & Spills: 125


Moderate 7.5%
  • Virginia unemployment average: 4.6%
  • National unemployment average: 6.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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4 Public Schools view public schools

There are 4 K-12 public schools in Franklin, VA and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Franklin's schools as Below Average, with an overall D rating.
1 Private School

Rock Church School

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1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

39 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Franklin, VA

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$190,000 compared to December 2019
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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3 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Franklin, VA issued 3 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Franklin, VA issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $823
  • 1 Bedroom: $840
  • 2 Bedrooms: $990
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,360
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,683

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Environmental Hazards

133 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1227/1264)
    Franklin, VA has 97.07% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Franklin, VA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.14 Average
    Franklin, VA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 38.98°
  • February 42.35°
  • March 50.03°
  • April 60.8°
  • May 69.88°
  • June 77.04°
  • July 79.97°
  • August 78.32°
  • September 71.77°
  • October 60.63°
  • November 49.78°
  • December 43.25°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Franklin, VA

Franklin, VA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Franklin, VA has no risk of hurricanes.
Franklin, VA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Franklin, VA has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Franklin, VA: $33,956


Unemployment in Franklin is 7.5%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.6% and 6.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 71.88%
White Collar - 28.12%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Terry McAuliffe
  • Sen. Tim Kaine
  • Sen. Mark R. Warner

City Representatives

  • J. Randy Forbes

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

13 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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