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Johnson County, Indiana


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History & History-related items


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Statistics & Facts

The Indiana state capital is Indianapolis.
The population of Franklin is approximately 14,000 (1998), 23712 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 4,661 (1990), 8885 (2010).
The amount of land area in Franklin is 18.595 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Franklin to Washington DC is 514 miles.
The distance to the Indiana state capital is 20 miles. (as the crow flies)
Franklin is positioned 39.49 degrees north of the equator and 86.05 degrees west of the prime meridian.


Twenty miles south of Indianapolis
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History & History Related Items

A history page for Franklin. It was named for Benjamin Franklin after the suggestion of Samuel Herriott, who was an admirer of Franklin.

Visit - a web site dedicated to the WW2 and Korean War history of the citizens and soldiers of Franklin and Johnson County that lived, worked or trained at Camp Atterbury, Wakeman General Hospital, Atterbury Army Air Field, Freeman Army Air Field or Bakalar Air Force Base. Hundreds of photos and thousands of stories.
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Franklin City Government

The City of Franklin

Franklin Schools

Franklin Community School Corporation
Administration Offices
998 Grizzly Cub Dr.
Franklin, IN 46131
Fax: 317-738-5812
Phone: 317-738-5800

Franklin Community High School
625 Grizzly Cub Drive
Franklin, IN 46142
Phone: (317) 738-5700 Franklin


The population of Franklin was:
1990 - 12,907
1998 - 14,000

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