Farmington, Minnesota

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Population in 2014: 22,571 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: +82.5%
Males: 10,959  (48.6%)
Females: 11,612  (51.4%)
Median resident age:  33.4 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 55024.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $85,960 (it was $61,864 in 2000)
Farmington:

$85,960
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $30,538 (it was $22,281 in 2000)

Farmington city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $197,341 (it was $146,200 in 2000)
Farmington:

$197,341
MN:

$180,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $245,754; Detached houses: $280,499; Townhouses or other attached units: $163,707; In 2-unit structures: $165,427; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $136,943; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $89,614; Mobile homes: $28,351

Median gross rent in 2013: $792.

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  • Races in Farmington, MN (2013)

    Farmington races chart
    • 19,39389.1%White alone
    • 7053.2%Hispanic
    • 6803.1%Asian alone
    • 6152.8%Black alone
    • 1840.8%Two or more races
    • 770.4%Other race alone
    • 300.1%American Indian alone

Races in Farmington detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Farmington: 111.0 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (29.5%), Norwegian (12.6%), Irish (10.9%), Swedish (6.0%), English (5.2%), Polish (3.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 904 feet

Land area: 12.5 square miles.

Population density: 1,800 people per square mile   (low).

Farmington,MN real estate house value index trend

Farmington, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Farmington:

  • High school or higher: 93.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Farmington city:

  • Never married: 23.0%
  • Now married: 64.9%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 2.5%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

1,086 residents are foreign born (1.1% Europe, 0.9% Latin America).

This city:

4.9%
Minnesota:

7.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,950 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,307 (1.3%)

Farmington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Burnsville, MN (9.7 miles , pop. 60,220).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (21.2 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (337.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lakeville, MN (2.3 miles ), Rosemount, MN (2.6 miles ), Apple Valley, MN (2.7 miles ), Coates, MN (2.7 miles) , Hampton, MN (2.8 miles ), Vermillion, MN (3.0 miles ), Burnsville, MN (3.1 miles ), Elko, MN (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 244 buildings, average cost: $104,800
  • 1998: 290 buildings, average cost: $106,900
  • 1999: 294 buildings, average cost: $115,500
  • 2000: 302 buildings, average cost: $124,000
  • 2001: 362 buildings, average cost: $137,700
  • 2002: 566 buildings, average cost: $139,400
  • 2003: 542 buildings, average cost: $159,900
  • 2004: 228 buildings, average cost: $162,400
  • 2005: 198 buildings, average cost: $163,900
  • 2006: 200 buildings, average cost: $177,400
  • 2007: 144 buildings, average cost: $172,100
  • 2008: 74 buildings, average cost: $158,600
  • 2009: 77 buildings, average cost: $205,700
  • 2010: 96 buildings, average cost: $204,800
  • 2011: 52 buildings, average cost: $213,800
  • 2012: 67 buildings, average cost: $207,500
  • 2013: 122 buildings, average cost: $204,900
  • 2014: 83 buildings, average cost: $205,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.65 N, Longitude: 93.15 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -7,305 (-33.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,673 (14.0%)

Farmington household income distribution Farmington home values distribution

Crime rates in Farmington by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Murders 00001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.05.6
Rapes 6232N/A
per 100,000 47.613.518.511.5N/A
Robberies 10210
per 100,000 7.90.012.45.70.0
Assaults 46775
per 100,000 31.740.443.240.128.0
Burglaries 4050312953
per 100,000 317.0337.0191.5166.2296.8
Thefts 241177145172188
per 100,000 1,910.11,193.0895.5985.61,052.7
Auto thefts 127101313
per 100,000 95.147.261.874.572.8
Arson 37411
per 100,000 23.847.224.75.75.6
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 318.1) 162.299.686.280.5100.2

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Crime rate in Farmington detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 26 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.07
Minnesota average:

1.65
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.0%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +6,220 (+101.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Farmington: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Farmington, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Farmington, Minnesota average temperatures Farmington, Minnesota average precipitation Farmington, Minnesota humidity Farmington, Minnesota wind speed Farmington, Minnesota snowfall Farmington, Minnesota sunshine Farmington, Minnesota clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Farmington-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 35% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/6/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.2 miles away from the Farmington city center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/6/1965, a category F4 tornado 25.5 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 158 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Farmington-area historical earthquake activity is below Minnesota state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 157.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 168.8 miles away from Farmington center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 310.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 197.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.8 miles away from Farmington center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 315.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Dakota County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Farmington topographic map

Birthplace of: David Langhorst - Politician, Steve Nelson (American football) - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Farmington:

  • TRINITY HOSPITAL (3410 213TH STREET WEST)
  • RIVER VALLEY HOME CARE INC (916 EIGHTH STREET)
  • TRINITY CARE CENTER (3410 213TH STREET WEST)

airports located in Farmington:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Farmington:

  • Dakota County Technical College (about 8 miles; Rosemount, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,478)
  • St Olaf College (about 13 miles; Northfield, MN; FT enrollment: 3,141)
  • Inver Hills Community College (about 14 miles; Inver Grove Heights, MN; FT enrollment: 4,049)
  • Normandale Community College (about 16 miles; Bloomington, MN; FT enrollment: 7,048)
  • St Catherine University (about 20 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 3,771)
  • Macalester College (about 20 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 2,174)
  • University of St Thomas (about 21 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 8,762)

Public high schools in Farmington:

Private high school in Farmington:

Public elementary/middle schools in Farmington:

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Notable locations in Farmington: Farmington Fire Department Station 2 (A), Farmington Fire Department Station 1 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Farmington include: Hill Dee Park (1), Northview Park (2), Troy Hills Park (3), Dakota Estates Park (4), Lake Julia Park (5), Fair Hills Park (6), Meadow View Park (7), Westview Park (8), Rambling River Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Dakota City Heritage Village (Museums; 4008 220th Street West).

Hotel: Rest Well Motel (20991 Chippendale Avenue West).

Dakota County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 88.1. This is about average.

City:

88.1
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0979. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0979
U.S.:

0.2932

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 6.98. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.98
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 0.198. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.198
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 22.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.00. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.00
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00218. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00218
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 2.6%
(1.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.0% for Black residents, 1.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 46.2% for American Indian residents, 19.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.0 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  76.8%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.9%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Farmington in 2010:

  • 134 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 68 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 13 people in group homes intended for adults
62 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped in 2000
8 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Farmington, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Farmington (2011 data):

  • Anchor Bank, National Association: Farmington Branch at 324 Oak Street, branch established on 1894/02/01. Info updated 2009/11/24: Bank assets: $1,290.6 mil, Deposits: $1,116.1 mil, headquarters in Saint Paul, MN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Anchor Bancorp, Inc.
  • Castle Rock Bank: Detached Facility at 22140 Chippendale Avenue, branch established on 1982/09/22. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $163.0 mil, Deposits: $143.5 mil, headquarters in Castle Rock, MN, positive income, 2 total offices
  • Premier Bank Minnesota: at 316 Oak Street, branch established on 1990/10/05. Info updated 2012/03/28: Bank assets: $176.6 mil, Deposits: $162.7 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices
  • Wells Federal Bank, FSB: Elmn Street Branch at 115 Elm St, Ste 1, branch established on 2003/08/19. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $239.5 mil, Deposits: $213.1 mil, headquarters in Wells, MN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices
  • Roundbank: Farmington Branch at 3380 Vermillion River Trail, branch established on 2006/01/30. Info updated 2010/07/27: Bank assets: $290.2 mil, Deposits: $235.0 mil, headquarters in Waseca, MN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Waseca Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Minnesota average:

10.7

Farmington travel time to work - commute Farmington mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Farmington city (based on Dakota County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic112,26418
Evangelical Protestant57,007111
Mainline Protestant55,85056
Other6,32127
Orthodox1,1735
Black Protestant3132
None165,624-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 35
Dakota County:

0.90 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Dakota County:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 118
Dakota County:

3.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 196
Here:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.1%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Dakota County:

25.6%
Minnesota:

25.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.6%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Farmington:

48.7%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Farmington:

46.0%
Minnesota:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Farmington:

28.7
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.3%
State:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.6%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
Farmington:

31.1%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

58.3%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Farmington:

81.3%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Farmington, MN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 6$27,637$55,2740$0
Other Government Administration 7$54,039$92,6385$3,076
Police Protection - Officers 25$174,946$83,9740$0
Police - Other 2$7,895$47,3702$4,081
Firefighters 1$6,367$76,40443$9,062
Streets and Highways 10$58,009$69,6110$0
Solid Waste Management 6$25,093$50,1860$0
Sewerage 1$5,783$69,3960$0
Parks and Recreation 8$38,610$57,91520$5,582
Natural Resources 1$5,165$61,9800$0
Water Supply 1$6,959$83,5080$0
Other and Unallocable 13$62,880$58,0438$9,123
Totals for Government 81$473,383$70,13178$30,924

Farmington government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $4,168,000 ($184.66)
    Local Fire Protection: $980,000 ($43.42)
    Police Protection: $980,000 ($43.42)
    Parks and Recreation: $461,000 ($20.42)
    Liquor Stores: $250,000 ($11.08)
    Water Utilities: $45,000 ($1.99)
    Solid Waste Management: $31,000 ($1.37)
    Central Staff Services: $21,000 ($0.93)
    Financial Administration: $21,000 ($0.93)
  • Current Operations - Liquor Stores: $3,188,000 ($141.24)
    Police Protection: $2,513,000 ($111.34)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,720,000 ($76.20)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,597,000 ($70.75)
    Sewerage: $1,481,000 ($65.62)
    Regular Highways: $1,375,000 ($60.92)
    Central Staff Services: $1,102,000 ($48.82)
    Water Utilities: $982,000 ($43.51)
    Local Fire Protection: $521,000 ($23.08)
    Financial Administration: $275,000 ($12.18)
    Housing and Community Development: $133,000 ($5.89)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $847,000 ($37.53)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,829,000 ($213.95)

Farmington government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $2,583,000 ($114.44)
    Sewerage: $1,755,000 ($77.75)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,670,000 ($73.99)
    Parks and Recreation: $238,000 ($10.54)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $160,000 ($7.09)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $175,000 ($7.75)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $2,608,000 ($115.55)
    Interest Earnings: $295,000 ($13.07)
    General Revenue, NEC: $192,000 ($8.51)
    Fines and Forfeits: $74,000 ($3.28)
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $3,451,000 ($152.90)
    Water Utilities: $1,486,000 ($65.84)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,071,000 ($47.45)
    All Other: $209,000 ($9.26)
    General Local Government Support: $179,000 ($7.93)
  • Tax - Property: $5,564,000 ($246.51)
    NEC: $1,321,000 ($58.53)
    Other License: $686,000 ($30.39)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $17,000 ($0.75)
    Amusements License: $2,000 ($0.09)

Farmington government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,776,000 ($1363.52)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $24,281,000 ($1075.76)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,210,000 ($363.74)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $4,747,000 ($210.31)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $4,315,000 ($191.17)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,715,000 ($75.98)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $432,000 ($19.14)

Farmington government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,102,000 ($93.13)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,315,000 ($191.17)

6.87% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,922 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.87%
Minnesota average:

6.51%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($332 average AGI)
Dakota County:

0.03%
Minnesota average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hennepin County, MN  1.73% ($41,230 average AGI)
from Ramsey County, MN  1.16% ($40,896)
from Washington County, MN  0.46% ($40,092)


7.07% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($47,530 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.07%
Minnesota average:

6.71%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($342 average AGI)
Dakota County:

0.04%
Minnesota average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hennepin County, MN  1.79% ($41,449 average AGI)
to Ramsey County, MN  1.03% ($36,234)
to Scott County, MN  0.55% ($53,574)

Strongest AM radio stations in Farmington:

  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KKMS (980 AM; 5 kW; RICHFIELD, MN)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WMNN (1330 AM; 10 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • KSMM (1530 AM; 9 kW; SHAKOPEE, MN; Owner: STARBOARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUOM (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN)
  • KDHL (920 AM; 5 kW; FARIBAULT, MN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KYMN (1080 AM; 1 kW; NORTHFIELD, MN)
  • WWTC (1280 AM; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Farmington:

  • WCAL (89.3 FM; NORTHFIELD, MN; Owner: ST. OLAF COLLEGE)
  • WGVX (105.1 FM; LAKEVILLE, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • KNOW-FM (91.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WLTE (102.9 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-FM (94.5 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-FM, LLC, A DELAWARE LLC)
  • KEEY-FM (102.1 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTIS-FM (98.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KTCZ-FM (97.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KDWB-FM (101.3 FM; RICHFIELD, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KQRS-FM (92.5 FM; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: KQRS, Inc.)
  • KSJN (99.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KXXR (93.7 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • KQCL (95.9 FM; FARIBAULT, MN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • K214DF (90.7 FM; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WXPT (104.1 FM; ST. LOUIS PARK, MN; Owner: THE AUDIO HOUSE, INC.)
  • KQQL (107.9 FM; ANOKA, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • K294AM (106.7 FM; WEST ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: FRESH AIR, INCORPORATED)
  • KBEM-FM (88.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: BD. OF EDUCATION, S.S.D. NO. 1)
  • KFAI (90.3 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FRESH AIR, INC.)
  • KNOF (95.3 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: SELBY GOSPEL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Farmington:

  • KMSP-TV (Channel 9; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KARE (Channel 11; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-TV (Channel 5; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTCA-TV (Channel 2; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WCCO-TV (Channel 4; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • K07UI (Channel 7; MINNEAPOLIS, ETC., MN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KTCI-TV (Channel 17; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSTC-TV (Channel 45; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMWB (Channel 23; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KLGT LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WFTC (Channel 29; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • K58BS (Channel 58; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K67HG (Channel 67; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K14KH (Channel 14; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K19ER (Channel 19; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • W62BD (Channel 62; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WBWX-CA (Channel 13; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Farmington fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 38m125ftTotal length
  • 56,907Total average daily traffic
  • 2,261Total average daily truck traffic
  • 60,020Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 32000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Farmington, MN
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED142$188,04069$176,711399$204,08812$51,81512$165,0971$156,740
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED7$158,76610$189,05337$198,7742$21,7800$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$203,5158$130,806132$225,40813$38,2884$115,8401$29,610
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN10$171,78812$212,70492$210,0053$63,4831$170,5300$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$192,0601$94,04026$230,7871$40,0000$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0609.01 , 0609.02, 0609.03

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED14$218,81813$247,5131$159,060
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$223,3535$288,0560$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$203,1906$241,8470$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$146,4802$222,8000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$116,0000$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0609.01 , 0609.02, 0609.03

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Farmington and their reported violations in the past:

FARMINGTON (Address: 430 3rd street , Population served: 18,735, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-30-2013), St Public Notif requested (DEC-30-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-29-2014)
  • One minor monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Farmington that have no violations reported:

  • EMPIRE TOWNSHIP (Address: 3385 197th Street , Population served: 1,300, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 45
  • Hazardous Condition: 26
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Farmington

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Farmington, MN
Most common first names in Farmington, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5078.7 years
Mary3881.8 years
James2867.2 years
Robert2868.0 years
William2679.6 years
Margaret2382.7 years
Helen2283.2 years
George2278.2 years
Anna2085.4 years
Donald2071.6 years
Most common last names in Farmington, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson3574.7 years
Anderson1573.2 years
Olson1282.0 years
Stapf1284.4 years
Smith1177.6 years
Thompson1080.2 years
Miller1071.3 years
Erickson1076.0 years
Becker1083.0 years
Nelson982.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (90%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Farmington, MN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Jones New York1
Burger King1Lane Furniture1
CVS1McDonald's1
Dairy Queen1U-Haul1
Domino's Pizza1UPS1
H&R Block1

Farmington compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Farmington on our top lists:

  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped (population 1,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest household incomes disparities (population 5,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Management of companies and enterprises (population 5,000+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most local government spending on highway construction per resident (population 10,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
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