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Welcome to Farmington ...
The city of Farmington is located in Northwest Arkansas.
The location of Farmington has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Farmington has a population of 7,400 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Farmington.
The community of Farmington is 1,140 feet [347 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Farmington lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Farmington: (479)
The ZIP code for Farmington: 72730<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Farmington had an population of 7,400 people. This is an increase of 23.87% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 105.27% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Farmington had a population of 5,974 people. This makes Farmington the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Farmington represents 0.2% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 55th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 5,974 people, the population of Farmington increased 65.71% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,605 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Farmington.
Adding Farmington to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Farmington in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Farmington elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Farmington on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Farmington ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 59 communities that are also named Farmington - they are located in British Columbia, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (4), Illinois (5), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Maine, Maryland (3), Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Nova Scotia (2), Ohio (2), Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina, Tennessee (3), Texas, Utah, Virginia (3), Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Farmington.
Communities near Farmington ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Farmington.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Farmington. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Farmington.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Farmington. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Farmington.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Farmington. See our Newspapers Page for Farmington.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Farmington ...
Looking for more information about Farmington? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Farmington, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Farmington.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Farmington. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Washington County: www.co.washington.ar.us/
The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 Jan 2021