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Farmington, Iowa

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Welcome to Farmington ...

The city of Farmington is located in Van Buren County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Farmington has a population of 618 people<1> (see below for details).

Farmington is 560 feet [171 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Farmington lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Farmington: (319)

The ZIP code for Farmington: 52626<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Farmington had a population of 664 people (or 8.77% of the total population of Van Buren County). This makes Farmington the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Farmington represents 0.02% of the total population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 390th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 664 people, the population of Farmington decreased 12.17% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 756 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Farmington had an population of 618 people. This is a decrease of 6.93% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 18.25% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Farmington.

Communities Also Named Farmington ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 59 communities that are also named Farmington - they are located in Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (4), Illinois (5), Indiana, 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.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Farmington. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Farmington. Our list includes 7 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

Communities near Farmington ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Kahoka   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the South (S) of Farmington

Located in Clark County (MO)

Nauvoo   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Farmington

Located in Hancock County (IL)

West Point   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of Farmington

Located in Lee County

Keosauqua   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Farmington

Donnellson   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of Farmington

Located in Lee County

Montrose   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Farmington

Located in Lee County

Wayland   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Farmington

Located in Clark County (MO)

Birmingham   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Farmington

Bonaparte   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Farmington

Salem   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Farmington

Located in Henry County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Farmington.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Farmington.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Farmington - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Farmington). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Farmington or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Farmington) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Farmington. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Farmington

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Farmington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6401, Longitude: -91.7402     [Map].






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