Farmington, Missouri Population 2023

18,811

Farmington is a city located in St. Francois County Missouri. It is also the county seat of St. Francois County. With a 2023 population of 18,811, it is the 43rd largest city in Missouri and the 2457th largest city in the United States.Farmington is currently growing at a rate of 1.06% annually and its population has increased by 0.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 18,792 in 2020. Spanning over 9 miles, Farmington has a population density of 2,061 people per square mile.

The average household income in Farmington is $58,265 with a poverty rate of 16.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Farmington is 38.3 years, 38 years for males, and 38.6 years for females.

Farmington Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Farmington was:

  • White: 89.34%
  • Black or African American: 6.10%
  • Other race: 1.82%
  • Asian: 1.28%
  • Two or more races: 1.10%
  • Native American: 0.36%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Farmington, Missouri is 18,811 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 18,792.

Farmington, Missouri Population 2023

Farmington Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Other race

Asian

Two or more races

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Farmington Population by Race

Farmington Population Pyramid 2023

Farmington Median Age

38.3

Total

38

Male

38.6

Female

Farmington Adults

There are 15,030 adults, (3,339 of whom are seniors) in Farmington.

Farmington Age Dependency

60.7

Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Farmington Sex Ratio

Female8,54945.49%
Male10,24354.51%

Farmington Population by Age

Farmington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.98

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

53.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Farmington Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Farmington Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Farmington Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 98.10%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 26.47%.

Farmington Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$30,527

Average Earnings

$32,175

Average Male

$28,776

Average Female

Farmington Earnings by Educational Attainment

Farmington Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Farmington Language

96.99% of Farmington residents speak only English, while 3.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.34% of the population.

Farmington Language

Farmington Poverty by Race

rate

16.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.96%

Male Poverty Rate

17.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Farmington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Farmington is Multiple, with 42.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Farmington is Black, with 5.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.98%.

Farmington Poverty

Farmington Poverty Rate by Education

Farmington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Farmington Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Farmington Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

45.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.6%

Male Marriage Rate

51.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Farmington Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Farmington Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Farmington Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Farmington Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,180

Number of Veterans

1,106

Male Veterans

74

Female Veterans

Farmington Veterans by War

Farmington Veterans by Age

count

Farmington Veterans by Race

Farmington Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

5.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Farmington Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

45.1%

Labor Force Participation

43.7%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Farmington Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Farmington Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Farmington Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

73.49%

Born in Farmington

99.29%

Native Born

3.86%

Foreign Born

2.33%

Non Citizen

1.54%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.29% of Farmington residents were born in the United States, with 73.49% having been born in Missouri. 2.33% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Farmington Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Farmington Population by Year