Franklin County, Maine

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Franklin County is a county in the state of Maine, in the United States. As of the 2020 census, the population was 29,456,[1] making it the second-least populous county in Maine. The county seat is Farmington.[2] The county was founded on May 9, 1838 and named for Benjamin Franklin.[3]

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  1. "QuickFacts: Franklin County, Maine". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 15, 2023.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
  3. Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 131.