Franklin Information

Franklin Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Franklin, IL

General Franklin Information

State: Illinois

County: Morgan County

Close cities: South Jacksonville, IL, Alexander, IL, Murrayville, IL, New Berlin, IL, Berlin, IL, Waverly, IL, Woodson, IL, Scottville, IL, Modesto, IL

Franklin Population (census data)
Total 569 (-2.2% since 2000)
Male 281 (49.4%)
Female 288 (50.6%)

Population Density: 778 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 74.8 (US Avg is 100)

Franklin Elevation: 693 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1887

Land Area: 0.73 square miles

Median Household Income: $50,733

Zip Codes: 62638.

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Franklin Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (98.1%)
  • Hispanic (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (19.8%)
  • German (16.9%)
  • English (13.0%)
  • United States (9.4%)
  • Dutch (2.7%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.2%)

Local Franklin Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals, Chicago White Sox
NFL Football: Chicago Bears, St. Louis Rams
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: St. Louis Blues, Chicago Blackhawks
NCAA Sports: Western Illinois University, Bradley University

Franklin School Information

High Schools
Franklin Junior/Senior High School (P. O. Box 199, Franklin, IL, 62638 - Franklin Community Unit School District 1 District)
Other/Private Schools
Franklin East Grade School (P. O. Box 199, Franklin, IL, 62638 - Franklin Community Unit School District 1 District)

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