Guide to Franklin Tennessee


Franklin is located just a short drive south of Nashville in Williamson County. Located conveniently off Interstate 65, this area boasts of fine dining, upscale shopping and picturesque country views. Living here, you get the best of city and country life. There are great schools, whether you choose public or private for your children. Even if you don’t live here, it makes for a great weekend visit, to stroll historic Downtown Franklin and visit the many shops!

Guide to Franklin Tennessee
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Guide to Franklin Tennessee in Williamson County

Fast Facts

Franklin Population: 88.558

Williamson County Population: 264,460

Median Home Value: $574,000

Source: United States Census Bureau

Property Tax: Because Williamson County uses a complex formula to determine the property tax owed on any individual property, it’s not possible to condense it to a simple tax rate, like you could with an income or sales tax, however the table can be found at the source below. Sales tax in Williamson County is 9.75%.

Source: Williamson County Government 

Public Schools

High Schools

Centennial High School
5050 Mallory Lane
Franklin, TN 37067
Main Office: (615) 472-4270
Main Fax: (615) 472-4291

Franklin High School
810 Hillsboro Road
Franklin, TN 37064
Main Office: (615) 472-4450
Main Fax: (615) 472-4479

Page High School
6281 Arno Road
Franklin, TN 37064
Main Office: (615) 472-4730

Renaissance High School
108 Everbright Avenue
Franklin, TN 37064
Main Office: (615) 472-4670
Main Fax: (615) 472-4675

Middle Schools

Grassland Middle School
2390 Hillsboro Road
Franklin, TN 37069
Main Office: (615) 472-4500
Main Fax: (615) 472-4511

Legacy Middle School
2380 Henpeck Lane
Franklin, TN 37064
Main Office: (615) 472-5310
Main Fax: (615) 472-5657

Page Middle School
6262 Arno Road
Franklin, TN 37064
Main Office: (615) 472-4760
Main Fax: (615) 472-4771

Elementary Schools

Clovercroft Elementary
9336 Clovercroft Road
Franklin, TN 37067
Main Office: (615) 472-5170
Main Fax: (615) 472-5181

Creekside Elementary
4239 Gosey Hill Road
Franklin, TN 37064
Main Office: (615) 472-5370
Main Fax: (615) 472-5389

Hunters Bend Elementary
2121 Fieldstone Parkway
Franklin, TN 37069
Main Office: (615) 472-4580
Main Fax: (615) 472-4591

Oak View Elementary
2390 Henpeck Lane
Franklin, TN 37064
Main Office: (615) 472-4710
Main Fax: (615) 472-4725

Pearre Creek Elementary
1811 Townsend Boulevard
Franklin, TN 37064
Main Office: (615) 472-5150
Main Fax: (615) 472-5161

Trinity Elementary
4410 Murfreesboro Road
Franklin, TN 37067
Main Office: (615) 472-4850
Main Fax: (615) 472-4861

Walnut Grove Elementary
326 Stable Road
Franklin, TN 37069
Main Office: (615) 472-4870
Main Fax: (615) 472-4881

Winstead Elementary
4080 Columbia Pike
Franklin, TN 37064
Main Office: (615) 472-4910
Main Fax: (615) 472-4921


Hillsboro School
5412 Pinewood Road
Franklin, TN 37064
Main Office: (615) 472-4560
Main Fax: (615) 472-4572

Franklin Special School District Schools

Franklin Elementary 
1501 Figuers Drive
Franklin, TN 37064

Johnson Elementary
815 Glass Lane
Franklin, TN 37064

Liberty Elementary
600 Liberty Pike
Franklin, TN 37064

Moore Elementary
1061 Lewisburg Pike
Franklin, TN 37064

Poplar Grove Elementary
959 Del Rio Pike
Franklin, TN 37064

Freedom Intermediate School
840 Glass Lane
Franklin, TN 37064

Freedom Middle School
750 New Highway 96 West
Franklin, TN 37064

Private Schools

Battle Ground Academy (K-12)
336 Ernest Rice Lane
Franklin, TN 37069
(615) 794-3501

Franklin Classical School (K-12)
408 Church Street
Franklin, TN 37064
(615) 528-3777
[email protected]

Franklin Christian Academy (5-12)
Mailing Address: PO Box 157 Franklin, TN 37065
Physical Address: 818 Old Charlotte Pike East, Franklin, TN 37064
Telephone: 615-599-9229
Fax: 615-599-9441

Grace Christian Academy (PK, K-12)
3279 Southall Road
Franklin, TN 37064
(615) 591- 3017

Saint Matthew Catholic School (PK, K-8)
533 Sneed Road W.
Franklin, TN 37069
(615) 662-4044

Thales Academy (K-6)
3835 Carothers Parkway
Franklin, TN 37067
(615) 538-0649

New Hope Academy (PK, K-6)
1820 Downs Blvd.
Franklin, TN 37064
Phone: 615-595-0324
Fax: 615-261-4494

Trinitas Classical Academy (PK, K-12)
810 Del Rio Pike
Franklin, TN 37064
(615) 790-8556
[email protected]

Montessori School of Franklin (K-6)
1715 Columbia Ave Suite 300
Franklin, TN 37064
(615) 794-0567


Williamson County Public Library
1314 Columbia Avenue
Franklin, TN 37064
Phone: 615-595-1243
Fax: 615-595-1245

Post Offices

Franklin Post Office
810 Oak Meadow
Franklin, TN 37064

Parks/Playgrounds {Be sure to check our Williamson County Park Guide}

Aspen Grove Park
3200 Aspen Grove Drive
Franklin, TN 37067

Aspen Grove Park is located in the Cool Springs area on Aspen Grove Boulevard. The park contains a half-mile, paved trail that loops around the park and along Spencer Creek. Restroom facilities and a pavilion with a built-in barbecue pit are located on-site. The pavilion may be reserved by calling the Parks Department at (615) 794-2103. Aspen Grove Park was a joint project between the City of Franklin, the Cool Springs Rotary Club, and Duke Realty Corporation.

Bicentennial Park
400 5th Ave N
Franklin, TN 37064

Bicentennial Park is nestled in between downtown Franklin and the Harpeth River along 3rd Ave. N and Hillsboro Rd.  Bicentennial is a passive park that features a greenway that starts at the end of Margin and 2nd and travels through town to the Franklin Recreation Center.  There is also an overlook of the Harpeth River, making this a great location for fishing.  Bicentennial Park is a great park to see nature while exercising in the heart of Franklin.

Del Rio Park
1100 Del Rio Court
Franklin, TN 37064

Del Rio Park is located in the Rogersshire Subdivision. It is a small neighborhood passive park, off of Del Rio Pike. Some of the amenities at Del Rio Park include a gazebo, playground, and picnic table with a grill.

Fieldstone Park
1377 Hillsboro Rd.
Franklin, TN 37069

Fieldstone Softball Complex is located on Hillsboro Road. The facility consists of four softball fields, a concession stand, and restrooms. The Williamson County Parks & Recreation Department coordinates adult softball programs at the Complex. The park also provides two picnic pavilions with large grills and a playground area near the pavilions. Pavilions are available on a first come-first serve basis.

Park at Harlinsdale Farm
South Entrance (Main Entrance) 239 Franklin Road Franklin, TN 37064
North Entrance 331Franklin Road Franklin, TN 37064

The City opened the park’s first phase for the Community’s enjoyment on September 22, 2007. All activities at the park are limited to passive activities such as walking and picnicking. Park Entrance onto the 200 acres is located inside the Public Parking area. The Park is closed from dark to dawn daily. Amenities include200 acres rolling farmland, 4 acre dog park , 3 acre pond -catch and release fishing, State license required, Temporary restroom facilities, 5k soft track (turf)  for walking or running, and an equestrian Trail (Rules & Regulations).

Jim Warren Park
705 Boyd Mill Ave
Franklin, TN 37064

Jim Warren Park is a 58-acre active park located at 705 Boyd Mill Avenue. Home of the Franklin Baseball Club and Franklin Cowboys youth organizations, Jim Warren Park has 12 baseball fields and 4 football fields. Among the many amenities are tennis courts, two basketball courts, picnic tables and grills, a pond, walking trails and playground equipment. A large enclosed pavilion may be reserved by calling the parks office.

Liberty Park
2080 Turning Wheel Lane
Franklin, TN 37067

Liberty Park is an 84.6-acre active park on Turning Wheel Road (off Liberty Pike). Three tournament play baseball fields, concession stand and restrooms have been completed as a part of Phase I. The Parks Department and Franklin Baseball Club host organized recreational baseball games and tournaments in the spring, summer and fall each year. Included in the Master Plan for Phase II are tennis courts, pavilions, restrooms, a skate park, hiking/biking trails and a covered amphitheater with natural terrain/sloped seating for approximately 400.

Pinkerton Park
405 Murfreesboro Road
Franklin, TN 37064

Pinkerton Park is located on Murfreesboro Road and is the most highly used passive park in the park system. The Harpeth River is along the west side of the park while Fort Granger lies to the north. Adjacent to the parking area is Tinkerbell playground. Additional playground equipment is located near the pavilions. The park also provides three picnic pavilions with a total of 14 tables. There are nine other picnic tables and grills strategically placed throughout the park. A one-mile paved pedestrian track encompasses the entire park. The Sue Douglas Berry Memorial pedestrian bridge connects the downtown area with Pinkerton Park. Two of the three pavilions at Pinkerton Park are available for rent.  (The Parks Dept. does recommend calling the Administration Office for updates on upcoming special events that may conflict with your use of this park, 615 794-2103).

Greenways & Trails

In keeping with the city goal to become one of the top 25 sustainable cities in the country, the City of Franklin identified the need to expand the existing guiding principles relating to environmental sustainability by utilizing the existing open space and greenways, other trails and public right-of-ways within the Urban Growth Boundary. The city embarked on a 10-month planning process to prepare a master plan to guide the development of a community wide greenway/pedestrian/open space network plan.

Hospitals/Urgent Care

Williamson Medical Center
4321 Carothers Pkwy, Franklin, TN 37067
General: (615) 435-5000
Patient: (615) 435-5435

CareNow Urgent Care
2017 Mallory Lane
Franklin, TN 37067

Physician’s Urgent Care (multiple locations)
155 Covey Drive, #100
Franklin, Tennessee 37067

5021 Hughes Crossing Suite 165
Franklin, Tennessee 37064

Ascension Saint Thomas Urgent Care
509 Hillsboro Rd
Franklin, TN 37064

Vanderbilt Health and Walk-in Clinic
919 Murfreesboro Road
Franklin, TN 37064


City of Franklin Sports

Conrad Jones Karate

DC Dance Factory

Family First Martial Arts

Franklin ATA Martial Arts

Goldfish Swim School

Gracie Barra

Harpeth Gymnastics

i9 Sports

Let It Shine Gymnastics

LPG Sports Academy

Mpact Sports

n Zone Sports

Premier Athletics

Tiger-Rock Martial Arts

Triangle Academy

We Rock The Spectrum Gym

Williamson County Parks & Rec Sports Leagues


Yong In Martial Arts Academy

Restaurants {Be sure to check out our donut guide!}

1799 Kitchen & Cocktails

55 South

Biscuit Love Franklin

Bishop’s Meat & Three

Bonefish Grill

Brewhouse South


Brixx Wood Fired Pizza

Buca di Beppo

Burger Up Franklin

Cajun Steamer

Cheesecake Factory


Connor’s Steak & Seafood

Cork & Cow

Culaccino Italian Restaurant + Bar

Daddy’s Dogs


Edley’s Bar-b-que


First Watch

Franklin Chop House

Franklin Mercantile

Frothy Monkey

Granite City Brewery

Gray’s on Main

Hattie B’s


Jonathan’s Grille

McAlister’s Deli

McCreary’s Irish Pub & Eatery

Mellow Mushroom 

Merridee’s Breadbasket

Mojo’s Tacos

North Italia

Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille

P.F. Changs

Puckett’s Grocery

Quinn’s Neighbourhood Pub & Eatery

Radish Kitchen

Red Pony

Ruby Sunshine

Sal’s Pizza

Scout’s Pub



Soulshine Pizza

Stoney River

Stroud’s Barbecue

Taziki’s Mediterranean Café

The Bunganut Pig Bar & Restaurant

The Honeysuckle

The Rutledge

The White Alligator

Tupelo Honey

Wild Ginger


Zolo’s Italian


Ascend Federal Credit Union

Bank of America

Fifth Third Bank


First Farmers

First Horizon Bank

Regions Bank

United Community Bank

U.S Bank

Wells Fargo

Wilson Bank & Trust

Grocery Stores


Whole Foods

Trader Joes






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