Franklin Jobs

  • Military Police - Police Officer - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Franklin, NC

    Looking for a law enforcement career? The Army National Guard is looking for dedicated team members to serve their community, state, and nation as Military Police (MPs). MPs...

    from Army National Guard - 7 days ago
  • Experienced Truck Driver $1500 Sign On Bonus!

    CRST Van Expedited - Clayton, GA

    LARGEST PAY INCREASE EVER FOR CRST EXPEDITED $1,500 Sign-On Bonus* Call for details! Experienced and Team Drivers: Introducing our limited time only $1,500 bonus for experienced...

    from CRST Van Expedited - 15 hours ago
  • Owner Operator Truck Drivers - 866-381-6278

    Swift Transportation Co - Franklin, NC

    We love small businesses. Swift started out as a small company that quickly grew to a fleet of 4,200 owner operators. Our progress and experience over the years has clued us in...

    from Swift Transportation Co., Inc - 22 days ago
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Franklin, North Carolina

Franklin is an incorporated town located in Franklin Township, within the Nantahala National Forest, in Macon County, North Carolina. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 3,490. It is the county seat of Macon County . The Macon County Airport is located in the Iotla Valley, just north of Franklin, and reports ASOS weather station information as "Franklin" at :00, :20, and :40 past each hour.

Franklin Careers

Among the most common occupations in Franklin are Management, professional, and related occupations, 32%; Sales and office occupations, 27%; and Service occupations, 13%. Approximately 70 percent of workers in Franklin, North Carolina work for companies, 13 percent work for the government and 11 percent are self-employed.

Franklin Industries

The leading industries in Franklin, North Carolina are Educational, health and social services, 23%; Retail trade, 13%; and Construction, 12%. Simply Hired's Franklin job listings indicate that the following industries in Franklin are hiring the most workers:

Franklin Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Franklin, North Carolina is $21,769, and the median income of households in Franklin was $21,534.

Average Salaries in Franklin, NC

Franklin, NC


According to our Franklin Trends data, the number of Franklin, North Carolina jobs has increased by 9% since April 2013.
Franklin job trends

Franklin Employment Statistics

Population of Franklin
Total population 3,490
Male 44.36%
Female 55.64%
Median age 42.3
Franklin Housing
Owner-occupied homes 57.9%
Median cost of a home $88,200
Median mortgage payment $392
Renter-occupied homes 42.1%
Vacant housing 15.1%
Median monthly rent $471
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $25,066
Median for all female full-time $18,472
Household Income
Less than $10,000 20%
$10,000 to $14,999 14%
$15,000 to $24,999 22%
$25,000 to $34,999 12%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 9%
$75,000 to $99,999 3%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 6%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 12%
High school graduate 35%
Some college, no degree 22%
Associate's degree 8%
Bachelor's degree 12%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 17%
Currently married 53%
Separated 4%
Widowed 14%
Divorced 13%
White 97%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 1%
Other 1%
Franklin Commute
Carpool 11.3%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 16 minutes