Best Places to Live

Franklin, TN

Population: 72,639
LIV
SCORE
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Founded in 1799 and located just south of Nashville, Franklin has expanded its population more than fivefold since 1980, which has resulted in attracting many businesses to this picturesque city.

The median family income here is about $100,000, and Franklin is known for excellent secondary schools within the Williamson County School District and the Franklin Special School District. The community ranks high in healthcare thanks to corporations like Community Health Systems, HealthSpring and Healthways as well as Williamson Medical Center. 

Franklin's historic downtown is often cited as the best in the country, and after a stroll along the charming, brick-lined streets, most people would agree.

Find out more about why Franklin is one of America's Best Places to Live.

Franklin, TN Ranking Data

Civic
89
Demographics
49
Economy
54
Education
90
Health
72
Housing
36
Infrastructure
33