Farmington is a somewhat small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 12,145 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Farmington is the 160th largest community in New York.
Farmington is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. 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 (13.18%), office and administrative support (12.32%), and management occupations (11.51%).
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 population of Farmington is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 36.40% of adults in Farmington have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Farmington in 2010 was $28,756, 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 $115,024 for a family of four. However, Farmington contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Farmington is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. 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 Irish, Italian, English, and French .
The most common language spoken in Farmington is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.