Farnham is a tiny village located in the state of New York. With a population of 373 people and just one neighborhood, Farnham is the 873rd largest community in New York. Farnham has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Occupations and Workforce
Farnham is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Farnham is a village of professionals, sales and office workers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Farnham who work in healthcare (11.54%), sales jobs (10.99%) and office and administrative support (9.34%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Farnham’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Residents will find that the village is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Farnham is worth considering.
In Farnham, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.47 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small village, Farnham doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.