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Franklin County, Indiana
Map
Map of Indiana highlighting Franklin County
Location in the state of Indiana
Map of the USA highlighting Indiana
Indiana's location in the U.S.
Statistics
Founded 1811
Seat Brookville
Largest town Brookville
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

391.05 sq mi (1,013 km²)
384.43 sq mi (996 km²)
6.62 sq mi (17 km²), 1.69%
PopulationEst.
 - (2018)
 - Density

22,736
60/sq mi (23.09/km²)
Time zone Eastern: UTC-5/-4
Website: www.franklincountyin.com
Named for: Benjamin Franklin
Indiana county number 24

Franklin County is a county in the U.S. state of Indiana. It has 13 townships. As of 2010, 23,087 people lived there.[1] The county seat is Brookville.[2]

History

Franklin County was created in 1811. It was named for Benjamin Franklin.[3][4]

References