Farmington, MI

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Farmington profile

Living in Farmington

Farmington is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 10,565 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Farmington is the 110th largest community in Michigan.

Farmington real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Farmington house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Farmington is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 89.25% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Farmington is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Farmington who work in computer science and math (12.98%), office and administrative support (11.26%), and sales jobs (10.44%).

Also of interest is that Farmington has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Farmington. 56.10% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Farmington in 2010 was $38,096, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $152,384 for a family of four. However, Farmington contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Farmington is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Farmington home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Farmington residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Farmington include German, Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Farmington's cultural character, accounting for 19.23% of the city’s population.

The most common language spoken in Farmington is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Asian languages and Langs. of India.