Franklin is a tiny village located in the state of New York. With a population of 357 people and just one neighborhood, Franklin is the 879th largest community in New York. Franklin has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Franklin is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 86.25% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Franklin is a village of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Franklin who work in office and administrative support (13.12%), sales jobs (10.62%) and food service (7.50%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.50% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle