April 1 is National Census Day!
The response for North Franklin Township is currently at 52.3%, up 1.9% over the weekend! Response rates help determine how hundreds of billions of dollars are allocated each year to local communities for vital services like schools, healthcare, roads, bridges, and emergency response. Our total response for the 2010 Census was 80.9%, but we would like to do better than our 2010 rate by at least 5%.
Several of our neighboring municipalities are ahead of us in response percentage. You can see current response rates on the map below to follow how North Franklin and other municipalities are doing.
2020 Census Response Rate Map– https://2020census.gov/en/response-rates.html
We are asking everyone in North Franklin to please respond today!
It is easy to do, takes only a few minutes, and your information is completely private. It is illegal for the Census Bureau to share an individual’s responses with immigration enforcement agencies, law enforcement agencies, or allow that information to be used to determine eligibility for government benefits. Please take the time to respond today to help us reach our goal of 85.9%.
The 2020 Census is more than a population count; it’s an opportunity to shape the future of our community!
Response information and other details of the 2020 Census can be found at: https://2020census.gov/en/ways-to-respond.html
To respond now, use these links: https://my2020census.gov/login or if you do not have a Census ID, click here.
Be the first to know when something is happening in North Franklin!
The township will now be using the Savvy Citizen application to allow direct communication with our residents.
Whether it is an emergency situation, a road closure or a special event, get the information that is important to you!
Savvy Citizen will allow you to be informed about everything that is happening in North Franklin Township.
The application is free to use and you can choose which information you want and how you receive it.
If you don’t have a smartphone, you can also receive your alerts by email. Set up an account online and select your preferred method of receiving notifications: email and/or text message.
It’s that easy. Please don’t miss out, sign up today!
North Franklin Township
North Franklin Township was established in 1892. It is a township of second class located in Washington County, Washington, Pennsylvania. Approximately 5,000 people residing on 4,672 acres of land call this township their home. It is a perfect blend of commercial, residential and agricultural zones, consisting of one great community that covers 7.3 square miles. 23.79 miles are township roads and 12.73 miles are state roads.
Some notable locations include:
- North Franklin Volunteer Fire Company
- Wild Things Park
- Parks in North Franklin
- North Franklin Township Park & Walking Trail
- Pavilion Rental Information
- Lincoln Hill
- Trinity West Elementary School
North Franklin Township Municipal Building
- 620 Franklin Farms Road
- Washington, PA 15301
- Phone: (724) 228-3330
- Fax: (724) 228-2150
- 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM (Monday through Friday)
- New Years Day
- Martin Luther King Day
- President’s Day
- Good Friday
- Primary Election Day
- Memorial Day
- Independence Day
- Labor Day
- Election Day
- Veterans Day
- Thanksgiving Day
- Friday after Thanksgiving
- Christmas Day
Stop by and visit North Franklin Township today!