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  1. Public Schools
    C-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    C+
  4. Nightlife
    C+
  5. Good for Families
    C-
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    C-
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    A
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C-
  12. Commute
    B-
Farmington is a town in Iowa with a population of 741. Farmington is in Van Buren County. Living in Farmington offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Farmington there are a lot of bars. Many families and retirees live in Farmington and residents tend to be conservative.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$50,600
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$561
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    28%
  • Own
    72%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    15%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    8%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    17%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    3%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    7%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    40%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    38%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    13%

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    Working in Farmington

    Jobs
    C-
    Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
    Median Household Income
    $38,636
    National
    $55,322
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    Farmington Reviews

    2 reviews
    There are only a few businesses here. There is a Casey's gas station and a small locally owned grocery store. Most people travel out of town for work.
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    There is a local grocery store that many people in town go to for things that they need and they don't want to go to a bg chain store