Farmington, MI Profile: Facts & Data


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Farmington, Michigan - Basic Facts

The City of Farmington had a population of 11,130 as of July 1, 2018. Farmington ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Michigan. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Farmington is located at latitude 42.4614 and longitude -83.3784 in Oakland County. The formal boundaries for the City of Farmington (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.66 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Oakland County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 748 feet.

The City of Farmington (GNIS ID: 1626269) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

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Farmington, MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 11,130
Population in Households 11,000
Population in Familes 8,383
Population in Group Qrtrs 130
Population Density2 4,184
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $70,034
Average Household Income $93,706
Per Capita Income $41,828


Total Housing Units 5,223 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,954 (56.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,972 (37.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 296 ( 5.7%)
Median Home Value $184,440
Average Home Value $205,355


Total Households 4,927
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 2,848
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.86% 0.69%
Households 0.77% 0.67%
Families 0.49% 0.49%
Median Household Income   2.78%
Per Capita Income   3.43%

Farmington, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Farmington to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 91 87th
Population Density # 31 96th
Diversity Index # 45 93rd
Median Household Income # 61 91st
Per Capita Income # 46 93rd

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