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New Home Communities in Franklinton, NC

Franklinton is a North Carolina town in Franklin County, with a population of a little over 2,000 people. Located within the Nantahala National Forest, it is an official Appalachian Trail-friendly destination. Also within the Great Smoky Mountains, Franklinton lies only an hour from Asheville.

The Novozymes plant mainly operates here, which is the largest multipurpose enzyme manufacturing plant in the United States. It employs over 450 workers. The town itself was established in the mid 19th century and today offers multiple job positions, taking into account the location of the Novozymes plant and also retail and other businesses. The unemployment rate here is significantly below the state average percentage. The community is committed to its town and strives to make it a better place to live and to continuously develop its infrastructure.

There are multiple recreation possibilities, like nice restaurants and cafes, cinema, sports entertainment and multiple events, like regular yard sales. For anyone who wants to stay for a night or two, there are hostels and a Budget Inn to keep you cozy at night. For the creative person, there is The Freedom To Shine Café, giving you the opportunity to explore your passion.

Many notable people have been born in Franklinton, such as Henry Bibby, a basketball player and NBA coach, Jason Michael Carroll, a country music singer, and Soupy Sales—born Milton Supman – a famous comedian. The town has one public high school and three elementary schools. The town’s church is the Allen Metropolitan AME Zion Church, a Methodist Church. The media coverage in the town is also significant – there are multiple TV and radio channels, as well as newspapers.

Franklinton is indeed a small town, but is also a place where people can make a life with a stable income, in a friendly community. Franklinton is situated in close proximity to other larger towns, which also gives the advantage of having additional business and study possibilities when and if needed.

The housing market in the town is strong and, for anyone seeking to relocate to it, there are more than a few homes to choose from. Don’t hesitate to contact NewHomeSource to help you find the perfect home for you and your family. They are a professional team skilled in helping people find the home of their dreams. With their help, you will have all the information you require to start a good life in Franklinton! 

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