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Welcome to Farmington ...
While we don't have a date for the founding of Farmington, you might consider that their post office opened in 1879.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Farmington has a population of 152 people<2> (see below for details).
Farmington is 2,630 feet [802 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Farmington is ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Farmington lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Farmington lies within the (509) area code.
The ZIP code for Farmington: 99128<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Farmington had an population of 152 people. This is an increase of 4.11% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.65% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Farmington had a population of 146 people. This makes Farmington the county's 15th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 146 people, the population of Farmington decreased 4.58% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 153 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Farmington.
Communities Also Named Farmington ...
Using our Gazetteer, we 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, Utah, Virginia (3), 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. Our list includes 6 papers. 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.
Adding Farmington to Our Gazetteer ...
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.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Farmington was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<7>
We also found Farmington in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Farmington.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Whitman County: www.whitmancounty.org/
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This page was last modified/updated: 22 Nov 2023