Our Community

Welcome to Franklin, Louisiana!

With a rich cultural past, the City of Franklin stands at the center of a unique cultural and social experience. Hardworking, family- and community-oriented people have made this area a heartland unlike any other in the world. Franklin's history is a testament of survival in the face of adversity, holding onto traditional values while moving stands ready to march into the 21st century. Improvements and additions to public and commercial infrastructure, as well as recreational and entertainment establishments are at an all-time high, positioning the city at the forefront of progress in the Acadiana area. At the center of the Cajun Coast, Franklin, a great place to work and a great place to live, is a city dedicated to values and progress.

Local Attractions

The Teche Theatre For The Performing Arts
The Grevemberg House Museum

Local Schools

St. John Elementary School
W.P. Foster Elementary School
Hanson Memorial High
Franklin High School
South Louisiana Community College
The University of Louisiana

Additional Links

City of Franklin Chamber of Commerce
The St. Mary and Franklin Tribune

Real Estate

Van Eaton & Romero
Thomson Real Estate

Statistics / Economy

Epodunk.com
St. Mary Parish, LA

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On behalf of our Board of Commissioners, Medical Staff, Employees, and Volunteers, thank you for making Franklin Foundation Hospital your "Hospital of choice". We strive to continue earning the confidence you've placed in us. Franklin Foundation Hospital...For your health. For the future.