Franklin, IN Real Estate

Franklin IN Real Estate Overview

The city of Franklin is located in Johnson County, Indiana. Approximately 20 miles south of Indianapolis, Franklin had a population of 23,712 reported in the 2010 United States Census. The city is the county seat of Johnson County and the home of Franklin College. It occupies a total area of 11.3 square miles and has an average population density of just over 1,700 people per square mile.

Franklin is known for its steady and dependable economy. Thanks to its prime location between US 31 and I65, the city has managed to attract a number of solid international companies. A few of these notable businesses who have set up operations in Franklin include NSK, Mitsubishi and Toyota. The city is also the home of the first Ritters Frozen Custard. However, due to its easy access to Indianapolis, Franklin is also a thriving community for commuters who are looking for a quiet lifestyle outside of the city.

The city is known for its historic background. Franklin was founded in the early 1800's and named after Benjamin Franklin. The Masonic Temple was built around 1924 and is the current site of the Johnson County Museum of History. The August Zeppenfeld House has been listed in the National Register of Historic Places and the county court house was constructed in 1879.

The community has also shown its dedication to its young people throughout its history. Franklin College was founded in 1834 and currently offers its students opportunities in 30 different majors. The Franklin Community School Corporation is home to five elementary schools, one intermediate school, one middle school and Franklin High School, home of the Grizzly Cubs.
If you have more of an interest in recreation then Franklin is still the place to be. The city is home to several parks including over 50 acres in the Province Park. The cities down town area is filled with shops, restaurants and coffeehouses. It is also home to the historic Artcraft Theater.

With so much history and so much to offer its residents today there is no doubt that Franklin, Indiana is a community where your future is possible.




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Franklin IN Real Estate Stats

Average Price in Franklin: $261,996 / County Average: $356,322

Average Taxes in Franklin: $1,739 / County Average: $2,481

Average Cost Per Sqr Ft in Franklin: $106 / County Average: $111

Average Walkscore in Franklin: 22 / County Average: 17

Average Year Built in Franklin: 1977 / County Average: 1987

Average Days on Website in Franklin: 102 / County Average: 95

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Neighborhoods in Franklin IN

Heather Glen Knollwood Farms Legends West
Lochry Maclaren Manor No Subdivision

Areas in Franklin IN

4102-Johnson - Pleasant 4103-Johnson - Clark 4104-Johnson - Needham
4105-Johnson - Franklin 4108-Johnson - Nineveh

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Brick and cedar ranch in popular jefferson meadows...

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superb location on the east side of Franklin, only 1 mile from i-65 & downtown Franklin! connected to Franklin's greenway trails, 20 min. to indianapolis & 30 min. to columbus. this neighborhood f...

with this gorgeous 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom home in Franklin township's desirable marlin meadows neighborhood! open conce...

Come see this large, open ranch with over 2,000 sf...

superb location on the east side of Franklin, only 1 mile from i-65 & downtown Franklin! connected to Franklin's greenway trails, 20 min. to indianapolis & 30 min. to columbus. this neighborhood f...

Ature trees and wildlife to make greystone one of Franklin townships most prestigious communities. greystone is conveniently located just minutes from s...

Ul pulte built kessler floor plan in the heart of Franklin township boast 5 br, 2 ½ baths + a 3 car garage! breckenrid...

other features include upgraded carpet and pad, water softener rough-in, whole house audio with speakers and much more. relax on your covered patio in this popular Franklin township community with pool....

5 bedroom / 2.5 bath home for under 150k in Franklin township...

E w/walk-out basement & 3 car garage in desirable Franklin park estates! this home has a stately feel f...

extra parking area with new gravel. 15-20 mins from indy, greenwood, Franklin and mooresville....

Beautiful home located on 0.4 acre lot. this stunning home has an open concept with an eat-in kitchen/dining room combo that also has barstool seating with an open bay that leads to the great room with a beautiful fireplace...

home has room for a driveway and garage. don't let an opportunity to own in popular Franklin disappear!...

Franklin township commercial property with boundless opportunity...

corner lots and pond views available. all utilities on-site. just 5 miles west of Franklin and 1 mile east of sr 135 on sr 144....

this home has tons of potential. this house also sits in an area of Franklin that could provide some help with city grant programs....

Lovely 3 bedroom 2 bath brick home, neat as a pin,...

This beautiful custom ranch, located in desirable Franklin trace, is everything you've been dreaming of...

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Scott Smith Realty Group - KW
1644 Fry Road, Suite A
Greenwood, IN