Farmington is a city located in Franklin County Maine. It is also the county seat of Franklin County. With a 2020 population of 4,144, it is the 35th largest city in Maine and the 7412th largest city in the United States. Farmington is currently declining at a rate of -0.29% annually and its population has decreased by -13.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,785 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Farmington has a population density of 1,027 people per square mile.
The average household income in Farmington is $56,657 with a poverty rate of 23.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $738 per month, and the median house value is $164,400. The median age in Farmington is 25.6 years, 25 years for males, and 27.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Farmingtonwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
98.01% of Farmington residents speak only English, while 1.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.69% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Farmington is White, with 21.66% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Farmington is Multiple, with 68.83% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.23%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Farmington
96.51% of Farmington residents were born in the United States, with 54.82% having been born in Maine. 0.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.