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Franklin Lakes is a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 census, the borough's population was 10,590, reflecting an increase of 168 (+1.6%) from the 10,422 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 549 (+5.6%) from the 9,873 counted in the 1990 Census. As of the 2000 Census, Franklin Lakes had the 18th-highest per-capita income of all 566 municipalities in the state. Nationwide, Franklin Lakes ranked 17th among the highest-income places in the United States with a population of at least 10,000. Becton Dickinson, a Fortune 500 company, is headquartered in Franklin Lakes. Franklin Lakes was formed by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on March 11, 1922, from portions of Franklin Township, based on the results of a referendum held on April 11, 1922. The borough was named for William Franklin, the illegitimate son of Benjamin Franklin, a steadfast Loyalist who served as the last colonial Governor of New Jersey. In 2010, Forbes.com listed Franklin Lakes as 146th in its listing of "America's Most Expensive ZIP Codes", with a median home price of $1,306,546.

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Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Franklin Lakes, United States. Explore Franklin Lakes travel guide before you plan your trip here. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Philadelphia, United States. Add Philadelphia to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Empire State Building, Central Park, Statue Of Liberty. Also, to reach Franklin Lakes, you'll have to take a flight to Philadelphia; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Franklin Lakes*

  • Pollution Statistics in Franklin Lakes

    Know the pollution level of Franklin Lakes before you plan your visit.

    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 75 (High)
  • Franklin Lakes: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Franklin Lakes for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Franklin Lakes.

    • Burglary and Theft 31.25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 31.25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 37.5 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 31.25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 31.25 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 68.75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.5 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.5 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 31.25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 37.5 (Low)
  • Living in Franklin Lakes - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 66.18 (High)
    • Pollution Index 10.34 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 87.71 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 33.33 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.58 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 61.53 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Franklin Lakes

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Franklin Lakes

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.08 USD
    • International Movie per seat 17 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 45 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 72.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 53 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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