Historic and beautiful, Franklin County, PA is located in South Central Pennsylvania as part of Cumberland Valley. Near I-81 and I-70, Franklin County is ideally located to accommodate the economic, residential, recreational and general lifestyle needs of its residents.
Franklin County offers a variety of activities and entertainment for the entire family from history buffs and hikers to birdwatchers and bikers. Included as an important part of American History, Franklin County is noted for its involvements in the French and Indian War as well as the Civil War.
Franklin County’s beauty rests in the local countryside with valleys, streams, trails, and mountains. Whether a first-time visitor or Franklin County native, “don’t miss” local area sites include Burns Valley Overlook, Dark Hollow Vista, and Valley View Vista.
Franklin County has been structured to support its current economy as well as future economic growth opportunities. Its extensive highways and rail system is perhaps one of Franklin County’s best attributes providing it immediate and easy access to East Coast and Midwest markets like Baltimore, Washington DC, Philadelphia, and New York City.
Top employers in Franklin County have been reported as Letterkenny Army Depot, Summit Health, Chambersburg Area School District, Manitowoc Crane Group, and Franklin County Government. Franklin County’s unemployment rate is 5.30 percent with the US average unemployment rate at 5.90 percent.
According to Zillow's County Market Overview, the media home value in Franklin County is $159,900. Homesale Realty is proud to bring you Franklin County, Pennsylvania homes for sale!
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