Franklin, WI Population

Population: 29,494. Estimated population in July 2020: 33,263 (+12.8% change)
Males: 15,394 (52.2%), Females: 14,100 (47.8%)

Zip code: 53132

Median resident age: 37.9 years
Median household income: $64,315
Median house value: $156,400

Races in Franklin:

  • White Non-Hispanic (89.1%)
  • Black (5.2%)
  • Hispanic (2.6%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
  • Asian Indian (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (42.9%), Polish (25.4%), Irish (11.6%), English (6.3%), Italian (6.1%), Norwegian (4.4%).

Land area: 34.6 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Franklin

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 29.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Franklin city

  • Never married: 21.8%
  • Now married: 65.3%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 7.7%

4.3% Foreign born (1.9% Asia, 1.9% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +7,645 (+35.0%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Franklin:

  • KINDRED HOSPITAL MILWAUKEE 274 (about 6 miles; GREENFIELD, WI)
  • SELECT SPECIALTY HOSPITAL – MILWAUKEE (about 8 miles; WEST ALLIS, WI)
  • WEST ALLIS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 8 miles; WEST ALLIS, WI)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Franklin:

  • GENERAL MITCHELL INTERNATIONAL (about 9 miles; MILWAUKEE, WI; Abbreviation: MKE)
  • KENOSHA REGIONAL (about 23 miles; KENOSHA, WI; Abbreviation: ENW)
  • CHICAGO O’HARE INTL (about 65 miles; CHICAGO, IL; Abbreviation: ORD)
Other public-use airports nearest to Franklin:

  • CINDY GUNTLY MEMORIAL (about 8 miles; FRANKSVILLE, WI; Abbreviation: 62C)
  • VALHALLA (about 11 miles; NORTH CAPE, WI; Abbreviation: 84C)
  • LAWRENCE J TIMMERMAN (about 14 miles; MILWAUKEE, WI; Abbreviation: MWC)
Amtrak stations near Franklin:

  • 11 miles: MILWAUKEE (433 W. ST. PAUL AVE.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 16 miles: STURTEVANT (2904 WISCONSIN ST.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Franklin:

  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MILWAUKEE (about 9 miles; MILWAUKEE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 18,994)
  • MARQUETTE UNIVERSITY (about 11 miles; MILWAUKEE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,589)
  • MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 11 miles; MILWAUKEE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,048)
  • MILWAUKEE SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING (about 13 miles; MILWAUKEE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,093)
  • CARROLL COLLEGE (about 17 miles; WAUKESHA, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,332)
  • CARDINAL STRITCH UNIVERSITY (about 18 miles; MILWAUKEE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 4,913)
  • WAUKESHA COUNTY TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 23 miles; PEWAUKEE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,465)

Schools

Public high school in Franklin:

  • FRANKLIN HI (Students: 1,356; Location: 8222 S 51ST ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
Private high school in Franklin:

  • JUBILEE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 88; Location: 3639 W RYAN RD; Grades: PK – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Franklin:

  • FOREST PARK MID (Students: 606; Location: 8225 W FOREST HILL AVE; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • ROBINWOOD EL (Students: 439; Location: 10705 W ROBINWOOD LN; Grades: KG – 06)
  • COUNTRY DALE EL (Students: 414; Location: 7380 S NORTH CAPE RD; Grades: KG – 06)
  • BEN FRANKLIN EL (Students: 412; Location: 7620 S 83RD ST; Grades: PK – 06)
  • PLEASANT VIEW EL (Students: 368; Location: 4601 W MARQUETTE AVE; Grades: PK – 06)
  • SOUTHWOOD GLEN EL (Students: 361; Location: 9090 S 35TH ST; Grades: KG – 07)
Private primary/middle schools in Franklin:

  • SAINT MARTIN OF TOURS (Students: 188; Location: 7933 SOUTH 116TH ST; Grades: PK – 8)
  • ST PAUL LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 165; Location: 6881 SOUTH 51ST STREET; Grades: KG – 8)
  • OAKWOOD DISCOVERY ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 98; Location: 9851 SOUTH 27TH STREET; Grades: PK – 5)

Libraries

Library in Franklin:

  • FRANKLIN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $671,290; Location: 9229 W. LOOMIS RD.; 61,521 books; 3,709 audio materials; 4,258 video materials; 193 serial subscriptions)