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Welcome to Farmington ...

The Town of Farmington is located in Ontario County<1>.

The location of Farmington has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Farmington has a population of 13,816 people<3> (see below for details).

Farmington is 570 feet [174 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Farmington lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Farmington: (585)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Farmington had an population of 13,816 people. This is an increase of 16.84% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 30.52% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Farmington had a population of 11,825 people (which is 10.96% of the total population of Ontario County). This makes Farmington the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Farmington represents 0.06% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 210th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 11,825 people, the population of Farmington increased 11.71% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 10,585 people).

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

Communities Also Named Farmington ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Farmington - they are located in Connecticut and Wisconsin (5).

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.

  • Rochester [Monroe County]
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    • Rochester [Monroe County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Farmington
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 205,225 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rochester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rochester<6>
  • Irondequoit [Monroe County]
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    • Irondequoit [Monroe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Farmington
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,747 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irondequoit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Perinton [Monroe County]
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    • Perinton [Monroe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Farmington
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 46,753 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Webster [Monroe County]
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    • Webster [Monroe County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Farmington
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 45,372 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Webster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Henrietta [Monroe County]
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      • Henrietta [Monroe County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Farmington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,503 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Henrietta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Penfield [Monroe County]
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      • Penfield [Monroe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Farmington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 37,243 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Penfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Brighton [Monroe County]
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      • Brighton [Monroe County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Farmington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,776 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brighton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Pittsford [Monroe County]
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      • Pittsford [Monroe County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Farmington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,317 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pittsford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Victor [Ontario County]
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      • Victor [Ontario County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Farmington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,098 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Victor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Arcadia [Wayne County]
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      • Arcadia [Wayne County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Farmington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,424 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arcadia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arcadia

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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Farmington, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Farmington.

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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 Ontario County: www.co.ontario.ny.us/

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Ontario, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Farmington.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Farmington - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from FarmingtonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Farmington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9926, Longitude: -77.3119       In this case, the coordinates for Farmington have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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