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Welcome to Farmington

Not to be confused with the larger surrounding city of Farmington Hills, the quaint and quiet town of Farmington is just 2.7 square miles in area with a population of just over 10,000 people. Small size and welcoming residents provide a connected and friendly feeling of community while a beautiful historic downtown and elegant Victorian-style homes offer a beautiful and charming atmosphere that makes residents proud to call Farmington home.

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Why Do Residents Love Farmington?

It’s not hard to see why CNN Money ranked Farmington in the Top 30 Best Places to Live in 2013! Top-rated schools, a strong sense of community, beautiful homes, and high quality of life are just the beginning. Shopping and dining are conveniently located, parks and programs are plentiful, and a crossroads location on three major freeways allow for an easy commute into Detroit for work or big-city attractions.

Discover Attractions All Around

Farmington might be small, but there’s plenty to do and see here! Wander the streets of its beautiful historic downtown to admire the architecture or perhaps grab a bite to eat at one of many local restaurants. Catch a movie at the Farmington Civic Theatre, which dates back to 1940. And don’t miss one of Riley Park’s events, such as Saturday Farmers Markets or Rhythmz in the Park Summer Concert Series.

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Beautiful Parks, Fun Activities

Get out and enjoy beautiful weather and a wealth of community activities with Farmington Parks and Recreation! Five parks throughout the community include Shiawassee Park, Drake Park, Women’s Park, Memorial Park, and Riley Park and offer amenities such as playgrounds, tennis courts, ball fields, bike and walking paths, and a variety of activities and programs for all ages and interests.

Farmington Public Schools

Students of Farmington are served by top-rated Farmington Public Schools. This stellar district serves over 10,000 students throughout Farmington, Farmington Hills, and West Bloomfield in nine elementary schools, four middle schools, and four high schools. It was recently placed on the AP Achievement List and achieved World School designation for its International Baccalaureate program.

Farmington Real Estate

Find your dream home in Farming. Contact expert Michigan real estate agents at The Kelly Knight Team today for more information on real estate and homes for sale in Farmington.

Overview for Farmington, MI

11,481 people live in Farmington, where the median age is 38.7 and the average individual income is $49,723. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

38.7 years

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Around Farmington, MI

There's plenty to do around Farmington, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including RēNū Coffee, My Dad Nick's Copper Country Pasty Factory, and Comicade.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.5 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.62 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 2.86 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.69 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.84 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.52 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Farmington, MI

Farmington has 5,218 households, with an average household size of 2.18. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Farmington do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 11,481 people call Farmington home. The population density is 4,311.07 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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47.78 / 52.22%

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Schools in Farmington, MI

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The following schools are within or nearby Farmington. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Longacre Elementary School
K - 5th
12th - 12th
No rating available
9th - 12th
Our Lady Of Sorrowscatholic School
PreK - 8th
No rating available
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