Farmington is a tiny town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 754 people and just one neighborhood, Farmington is the 853rd largest community in Pennsylvania.
Occupations and Workforce
Farmington is a blue-collar town, with 49.35% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Farmington is a town of production and manufacturing workers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Farmington who work in office and administrative support (13.55%), healthcare (7.42%) and teaching (6.77%).
Of important note, Farmington is also a town of artists. Farmington has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Farmington’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Farmington is an extremely popular vacation destination. A significant portion of the population is seasonal. During the vacation season, the town experiences a large influx of people who take up residence in second homes they own in the area. As the vacation season ends, the population drops again, leaving behind a substantially quieter and smaller town.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Farmington spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 13.03 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small town, Farmington doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.