Franklin County, Iowa Basics:

Franklin County Iowa - Government Site

Population: 10,540
Area: 582 square miles
County seat: Hampton
Area code(s) in use: 641 515
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 84.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.3%
Median household income: $49,144
Persons in poverty: 11.6%
Home ownership rate: 74.0%
Mean travel time to work: 19.0 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Butler  Cerro Gordo  Floyd  Grundy  Hamilton  Hancock  Hardin  Wright  

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Map of the Franklin County area

Our detail map of Franklin County shows the Franklin County, Iowa boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Franklin County, Iowa

  Airports     show all on map

Beeds Lake Airport, Hampton Municipal Airport

  Buildings     show all on map

Africa and North American Wildlife Museum, Alexander Fire Department, Alexander Public Library, Coulter Community Center, Coulter Public Library, Coulter Town Hall, Coulter Volunteer Fire Department, Franklin County Courthouse, Franklin County Historical Museum, Franklin County Sheriffs Department, Hampton City Hall, Hampton Fire Department, Hampton Police Department, Hampton Public Library, Hansell Volunteer Fire Department, Latimer Rural Fire Department, Latimer Town Hall, Old Stone House, Rural Electric Association Power Plant Museum, Sheffield Emergency Medical Services, Sheffield Fire Department, Sheffield Police Department, Sheffield Public Library, West Franklin Emergency Medical Services Incorporated

  Canals     show all on map

Ditch Number 55

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Alexander Cemetery, Coulter Cemetery, Fourmile Grove Cemetery, Hampton Cemetery, Hansell Cemetery, Hillside Cemetery, Holland Cemetery, Lindenwood Cemetery, Marion Center Cemetery, Maynes Grove Cemetery, Maysville Cemetery, Meservey Cemetery, Morgan Cemetery, Morgan Township Cemetery, Mount Hope Cemetery, Oak Wood Cemetery, Oakland Valley Cemetery, Old Chapin Cemetery, Olson Cemetery, Otis Grove Cemetery, Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Redding Cemetery, Saint John Zion Cemetery, Saint Johns Lutheran Cemetery, Saint Marys Cemetery, Saint Pauls Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Saint Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Saint Peters Evangelical Cemetery, Shobes Grove Cemetery, Towle Cemetery, Trinity Cemetery, Way Side Cemetery, West Fork Cemetery, Zion Reformed Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Bradford Census Designated Place, Chapin Census Designated Place

  Churches     show all on map

Blake's Grove Chapel, Calvary Assembly Church, Church of Christ, Faith Baptist Church, First Baptist Church, First Christian Church, First Congregational Church, First Reformed Church, First United Methodist Church, Geneva United Methodist Church, Grace Baptist Church, Hampton United Methodist Church, Hansell United Methodist Church, Immanuel United Church of Christ, Lee Center Church, Morgan Church, Nazareth Lutheran Church, Saint John Lutheran Church, Saint Johns Church, Saint Patricks Catholic Church, Saint Paul Lutheran Church, Saint Pauls Lutheran Church, Saint Peters Church, Saint Rose Priory, Trinity Lutheran Church, United Methodist Church, West Fork Church, Zion Church, Zion United Methodist Church

  Crossings     show all on map

Interchange 159, Interchange 165, Interchange 170, Interchange 176

  Hospitals     show all on map

Franklin Medical Center, Franklin Memorial Hospital, Hampton Health Care Center, Koenen and Collins Chiropractic Clinic, Mercy Family Care Center - Sheffield, North Iowa Mental Health Center, Sheffield Care Center

  Locales     show all on map

Alexander (historical), Bradford, Burdette, Chapin, Coulter, Dows Golf Course, Edgington Grain Elevator, Farmers Co-op Company Elevator, Farmers Co-op Elevator, Farmers Co-op Elevator, Farmers Co-op Elevator Company Elevator, Faulkner, Franklin County Fairgrounds, Geneva, Geneva Elevator, Hampton, Hampton Country Club, Hansell, Latimer (historical), Latimer Golf Club, Marysville, Popejoy (historical), Reeve (historical), Sheffield, Sheffield Farmers Co-op Elevator, Shobes Grove

  Mines     show all on map

Dows Quarry, Hibnes Quarry

  Parks     show all on map

Beeds Lake State Park, Burkley Park, Campsite of First Settlers in Franklin County Historical Marker, Centennial Tree Historical Marker, Deer Meadow Wildlife Area, East Park, First Cabin in Franklin County Historical Marker, First Post Office/First Store Site Historical Marker, Galvin Memorial Park, Hampton City Park, Hamptons First Resident Historical Marker, Handorf Roadside Park, Harriman Park, Hawkins Game Management Area, Ingebretson Memorial Grove, Interstate Lake Park, Longdpun Habitat Area - Lukes Wetland, Loomis Memorial Park, Mallory Memorial County Park, Maynes Grove, Oakland Valley Game Management Area, Oakland-Iowa River County Park, Popejoy County Park, Progress Park, Robinson County Park, Sheffield Game Management Area, Site of 1857 Hotel Historical Marker, Site of First Franklin County School House Historical Marker, Spring Creek Wildlife Area, Thorn Apple Woods, Toft County Park, Toft Wildlife Area, W-K-W County Park, West Fork County Park, Westfork Wildlife Area, Whitetail Flats Wildlife Management Area

  Populated Places     show all on map

Alexander, Bradford, Burdette, Chapin, Coulter, Faulkner, Geneva, Hampton, Hansell, Latimer, Oakland, Popejoy, Reeve, Sheffield, Washington

  Post Offices     show all on map

Alexander Post Office, Bradford Post Office, Burdette Post Office (historical), Chapin Post Office, Coldwater Post Office (historical), Congress Post Office (historical), Coulter Post Office, Cream Hill Post Office (historical), Elida Post Office (historical), Faulkner Post Office (historical), Geneva Post Office, Hampton Post Office, Hansell Post Office, Ingham Post Office (historical), Latimer Post Office, Menzie Post Office (historical), Oakland Valley Post Office (historical), Ollin Post Office (historical), Popejoy Post Office, Reeve Post Office (historical), Sheffield Post Office, Washburn Post Office (historical)

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Beeds Lake

  Schools     show all on map

Bradford School (historical), CAL Community Junior High School / High School, CAL Elementary School, Geneva Ackley School, Hampton - Dumont High School, Hampton - Dumont Middle School, Lee Number Five School (historical), Maysville School (historical), North Side Elementary School, Park School, Richland Center School (historical), Saint Paul's Lutheran School, South Side Elementary School, West Fork Elementary School - Sheffield, West Fork High School, Wisner Number Five School (historical)

  Streams     show all on map

Bailey Creek, Buffalo Creek, Otter Creek, Sheldon Creek, Spring Creek, Squaw Creek

  Towers     show all on map

KQHJ-FM (Hampton), KWGG-FM (Hampton),

Franklin County, Iowa Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteFranklin County White population 10,27710,276  
MixedFranklin County Mixed population 105105
BlackFranklin County Black population 7473
AsianFranklin County Asian population 4242
American IndianFranklin County American Indian population 2121
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderFranklin County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 1110

Additional population tables :
State population table
Iowa population by county