The Spinetta Home Selling Team
Michael Spinetta

The Spinetta Home Selling Team
Weichert, Realtors®

Franklin Borough Real Estate Analysis

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    Known as “The Fluorescent Mineral Capital of the World”, Franklin was settled in the 17th century.  The village known as Franklin Furnace, after Benjamin Franklin, was developed as a mining town in the earlier part of the 20th century and incorporated, as Franklin Borough, in 1913.

    Franklin borough has a total area of 4.570 square miles and his home to an estimated 5,045 residents.

    Residents can enjoy the recreational facilities at Franklin Pond, which offers a playground, tennis courts, a summer arts and crafts programs and concerts in the pavilion.

    The borough is also home to the Franklin Band, continuing a musical tradition of over 100 years. The band, which dates to 1880 and has third generation members, performs frequently in parades and concerts. 

    Franklin Borough

    Franklin Borough Schools

    Wallkill Valley High School

    Mineral Museum

    The Franklin Band