Farmington is a somewhat small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 12,287 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Farmington is the 160th largest community in New York.
Farmington is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.35% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Farmington is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Farmington who work in sales jobs (13.78%), management occupations (12.27%), and teaching (9.81%).
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.
The education level of Farmington ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Farmington, 40.92% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Farmington in 2018 was $34,974, which is middle income relative to New York, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $139,896 for a family of four. However, Farmington contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Farmington include German, Italian, Irish, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Farmington is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.