The City of Franklinton, LA
The city of Franklinton is located in the state of Louisiana and has a population of 3,746 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Franklinton is Hammond, approximately 31 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Franklinton, including Sonic Drive-In, Pizza Inn, Sister's Cafe, Mike's and Hardees. For a larger selection of Franklinton restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Franklinton Museums, Golf Courses and/or Botanical Gardens, including the Quail Hollow Golf Course (The Magnolia Trace) -Championship, Camp Moore, Pearl River Golf Club, Fairview-Riverside State Park and Abita Springs Golf & Country Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Franklinton please click on the Attractions tab above.
Franklinton, Louisiana Climate and WeatherIn the month of August, Franklinton experiences an average high temperature of 93 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in August are usually about 69 degrees with an average rainfall of 5.02 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Franklinton with daytime temperatures averaging 92 degrees in the summer, and 63 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Franklinton to receive an average of 5.61 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.77 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 104 degrees in the summer and as low as 6 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Franklinton should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 80 degrees, and nighttime lows of 53.
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Franklinton, Louisiana Attractions
1Abita Springs Golf & Country Club - Abita Springs,
The Abita Springs Golf & Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Saint Tammany County Louisiana. is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 2 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 985-893-2463. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 73433 Oliver St, Abita Springs, LA 70420
2Camp Moore - Tangipahoa,
Camp Moore, north of the Village of Tangipahoa near Kentwood, Louisiana, was a Confederate training base and principal base of operations in eastern Louisiana and southwestern Mississippi. The base was named for Louisiana Governor Thomas Overton Moore and operated from May 1861 to 1864 during the American Civil War. The location of the camp was chosen due to its relatively high ground elevation, abundance of fresh drinking water, and being adjacent to the then New Orleans, Jackson & Great Northern Railroad line.
3Crosby Arboretum - , Mississippi State University,
The Crosby Arboretum is a botanical garden that is situated in Picayune, Mississippi in the US, and affiliated with the Mississippi State University. It contains 64 acres in its interpretive center, plus over 700 acres in seven additional natural areas, sheltering over 300 species of indigenous trees and shrubs.
4Fairview-Riverside State Park - Madisonville,
Fairview-Riverside State Park is a tourist attraction two miles east of Madisonville, Louisiana. Its 99 acres is set along the banks of the Tchefuncte River. Within the park is the Otis House Museum, built during the 1830's, which was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1999. Visitors go to Fairview-Riverside to camp, and for water sports and fishing. The park has 100 campsites. The park has a short nature trail and boardwalk which reveals forested wetlands along the Tchefuncte River.
5Ironwood Golf Center - Hammond,
The Ironwood Golf Center is a 9 hole public golf course in Tangipahoa County Louisiana. Built in 1996, this Hammond course designed by Zieske Family is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 504-542-7908. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 15592 West Club Deluxe Rd, Hammond, LA 70403
6McComb Historic Railroad Museum - , McComb,
The McComb Amtrak station is a train station in McComb, Mississippi served by Amtrak, the national railroad passenger system. The station was built in 1901 by the Illinois Central Railroad and was restored in 1998, and again on June 13, 2003. The station house is currently the home of the McComb Railroad Museum.
7Pearl River Golf Club - , Poplarville,
The Pearl River Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Pearl River County Mississippi. This course is located in the city of Poplarville. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 601-795-8887.
Address: 33 S Valley Rd, Poplarville, MS 39470
8Quail Hollow Golf Course (The Magnolia Trace) -Championship - , Mccomb,
The Quail Hollow Golf Course -Championship is an 18 hole public golf course in Pike County Mississippi. This course is located in the city of Mccomb. Tee times are accepted up to 60 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 601-684-2903.
Address: Camp Beaver Dr, Mccomb, MS 39648
9Stennis Space Center - , Hancock County,
The John C. Stennis Space Center, located in Hancock County, Mississippi, at the Mississippi-Louisiana border, is NASA's largest rocket engine test facility.
Franklinton, Louisiana Hotels
Franklinton, Louisiana Restaurants
This is a list of Franklinton Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including American Restaurants, Pizza Restaurants and Chinese Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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