Franklin is a borough located in New Jersey, United States.
Franklin is very good for those who like quiet surroundings, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Public green spaces are spread out sparsely, making it very difficult to get to them. Despite that, there are around 10 parks nearby for residents to discover, including South Branch River Reserve.
In Franklin, about 45% of the dwellings are single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and townhouses. This borough also has a choice of housing sizes - houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly three quarters of the units in the borough are occupied by home owners whereas renters occupy the remainder. The median year of construction for properties in this borough is 1985.
A car is almost always needed in Franklin to reach the nearest supermarket. With regards to education, locals may consider it very difficult to access high schools and primary schools as pedestrians. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
The preferred approach to navigate Franklin is usually a car. It is especially convenient to park. In contrast, walking is not very practical for house buyers in Franklin as almost no daily errands can be run on foot.