Franklin is a suburb of Canberra, Australia in the district of Gungahlin.
Franklin is a suburb of Canberra, Australia in the district of Gungahlin. It is named after the novelist Miles Franklin. The streets in Franklin are named after writers. It comprises an area of approximately 256 hectares. It is bounded by Flemington Road to the north and east, Well Station Drive to the south, and Gungahlin Drive to the west.
Franklin is mainly a residential area with higher density, mixed-use development along Flemington Road including a local shopping centre and other retail and commercial tenancies.
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Population: 1,001 - 10,000
Time zone: UTC +11:00
Area: 2.297 km2
Elevation: 501 to 1000 metres
Town elevation: 611 m
Population number: 6,419
Local Government Area: Unincorporated ACT