Franklin, Pennsylvania

city in Venango County, Pennsylvania, United States

Franklin is a city in Venango County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 6,545 in the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Venango County.

Franklin
City of Franklin
Downtown Franklin
Downtown Franklin
Nickname(s): 
The Victorian City
Location of Franklin in Venango County, Pennsylvania.
Location of Franklin in Venango County, Pennsylvania.
Franklin is located in Pennsylvania
Franklin
Franklin
Location within the U.S. state of Pennsylvania
Coordinates: 41°23′52″N 79°49′53″W / 41.39778°N 79.83139°W / 41.39778; -79.83139Coordinates: 41°23′52″N 79°49′53″W / 41.39778°N 79.83139°W / 41.39778; -79.83139
CountryUnited States
StatePennsylvania
CountyVenango
Settled1740s
Platted1795
Incorporated (borough)1828
Incorporated (city)1868
Government
 • MayorDoug Baker
Area
 • Total4.80 sq mi (12.44 km2)
 • Land4.68 sq mi (12.11 km2)
 • Water0.13 sq mi (0.33 km2)  1.70%
Population
 (2010)
 • Total6,545
 • Estimate 
(2018)[2]
6,078
 • Density1,312.17/sq mi (506.63/km2)
 • Demonym
Franklinite
Time zoneEST
ZIP code
16323
FIPS code42-27456

ReferencesEdit

  1. "2017 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Mar 24, 2019.
  2. https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/fact/table/franklincitypennsylvania/PST045218