Franklin Farm is a residential community located in Herndon, Virginia. The neighborhood is bordered to the south by Route 50, to the north by the Dulles Toll Road, to the east by Ox Road and to the west by Dulles International Airport. There are 1,777 homes spread out across 850 acres with approximately 182 acres secured as open space. Franklin Farm is a suburb of Washington, D.C., located about 20 miles west of the White House.
There is a community center, shopping center, Fairfax County Park (ball fields), walking trails, basketball courts, pools, ponds, tennis courts, volleyball court, 12 tot lots plus two ‘super’ tot lots located next to each pool at Franklin Farm. Franklin Farm is right next to Fairfax County Parkway, Dulles Toll Road and Route 28.
Franklin Farm is served by the Fairfax Connector bus system and is about five miles from the Wiehle-Reston East Station and 11 miles from the Spring Hill Station on Metro’s Silver Line. Franklin Farm is zoned for three school pyramids. Students attend Crossfield, Navy and Oak Hill Elementary Schools; Rachel Carson and Franklin Middle School; and Oakton and Chantilly High School.
Nearby locations are the Franklin Farm Village Shopping Center and Sully Place Shopping Center. The Reston Community Center, the International Country Club, and the old town Herndon are also not far away.