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Welcome to Farmington ...

The city of Farmington is located in Davis County and is the County Seat for Davis County.

The location of Farmington has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Farmington has a population of 24,066 people<2> (see below for details).

Farmington was settled in 1847 and was incorporated February 18, 1852.

The community of Farmington is 4,240 feet [1,292 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Farmington is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Farmington lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Farmington: (801) and (385)<4>

The ZIP code for Farmington: 84025<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Farmington had a population of 18,275 people (which is 5.96% of the total population of Davis County). This makes Farmington the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Farmington represents 0.66% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 37th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 18,275 people, the population of Farmington increased 51.27% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 12,081 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Farmington had an population of 24,066 people. This is an increase of 31.69% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 99.21% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Farmington ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Farmington and not the distance if you are going to drive.<6>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Bountiful   [Map]   44,107   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Clearfield   [Map]   31,363   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Clinton   [Map]   21,971   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Layton   [Map]   76,691   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
North Salt Lake   [Map]   20,507   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Ogden   [Map]   87,031   N   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby 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, 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, Virginia (3), Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Farmington.

See 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.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Farmington:

Websites for Farmington ...

Official Website: www.farmington.utah.gov/

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.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Farmington: www.farmington.utah.gov/

The official website for Davis County: www.daviscountyutah.gov/

The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Farmington.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Farmington - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801).

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<5>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).

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<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' 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, 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 Farmington

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Farmington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.9849, Longitude: -111.9060     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Farmington have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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