Farmington, Maine

Farmington: County seat of Franklin County, Maine, United States


Farmington is a city located in the county of Franklin in the U.S. state of Maine. Its population at the 2010 census was 7,760 and a population density of 139 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 7,632 inhabitants.

The city was created 229 years ago in 1794.

Farmington locator map
Location of Farmington on Maine map.

Quick Facts about Farmington

Population : 7,632 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Maine (United States)
County : Franklin County
Phone Area Codes : 207
Area : 55.82 km2
Altitude : 427 feet / 130 meters
Capital city : Farmington is capital of Franklin County
Establishment : February 02, 1794 (229 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 09:28:08 (6th December 2023)
Postal code : 04938
Density : 137 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.68% (2010-2020)
Weather : 27℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather
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Farmington is located at 44°40'14"N 70°9'4"W (44.6706200, -70.1511700).

Farmington map


Farmington forecast: Mostly sunny. High near 27, with temperatures falling to around 21 in the afternoon. North wind around 5 mph. more


According to census records, the population of Farmington decreased by 1.68% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 7,760 - census
2011 7,741 -0.25% estimation process
2012 7,704 -0.48% estimation process
2013 7,607 -1.28% estimation process
2014 7,551 -0.74% estimation process
2015 7,558 0.09% estimation process
2016 7,543 -0.2% estimation process
2017 7,489 -0.72% estimation process
2018 7,616 1.67% estimation process
2019 7,762 1.88% estimation process
2020 7,632 -1.7% estimation process

Farmington zip code is 04938. County name: Franklin, County fips: 23007

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People born in Farmington (17)

People born in Farmington, including opera singer Lillian Nordica, cross-country skier Dan Simoneau, mayor Charles E. Hibbard, .


  • Edward Abbott (American Congregationalist minister, Episcopalian priest, journalist, and author) he was born in 01/01/1841
  • James B. Forsyth (American mayor) he was born in 25/10/1809
  • Janet T. Mills (American politician and 75th Governor of Maine) she was born in 30/12/1947
  • Kevin Eastler (American race walker) he was born in 14/10/1977
  • Peter Mills (American politician from Maine) he was born in 03/06/1943
  • Cassius Clark (American racecar driver) he was born in 28/10/1981
  • G. Flint Taylor (American lawyer) he was born in 16/04/1946
  • Clarence Hinckley Knowlton (American botanist) he was born in 01/01/1875
  • Edmund B. Hayes (American engineer and businessman) he was born in 18/01/1849
  • Thomas Francis Knight (American basketball player) he was born in 02/04/1991
  • Charles Jaques Goodwin he was born in 13/03/1866
  • H. L. Fairbanks (American baseball player, football player/coach, and lawyer) he was born in 21/09/1871
  • Mary Adelia Stimpson (American writer and journalist) she was born in 01/01/1858
  • Helen Knowlton (American home economics professor and botanical collector) she was born in 09/10/1879

Schools in Farmington

College & universities near Farmington, ME

Code Name City ZIP
161226 University of Maine at Farmington Farmington (ME) 04938-9978

Stations (17)

Amtrak & bus stations near Farmington, ME

Code Name Address Type
AGM Augusta, ME 9 Industrial Drive BUS
WST Wiscasset, Maine 279 Bath Rd. BUS
BIN Berlin, New Hampshire 318 Glen Ave BUS
DAM Damariscotta, Maine 167 Main St. BUS
BRK Brunswick Maine Street Station 101 Bath Rd. BUS

Post offices near Farmington

Post Office Name City ZIP
Farmington Post Office Farmington (ME) 04938

Other places with the same name (21)

Other cities in Franklin County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Franklin County , ME.

City Name Population Title
Jay 4,598 Town in Maine, United States
Wilton 3,929 Town in Maine
New Sharon 1,424 City in Mahaska County, Iowa, United States of America
Chesterville 1,348 City in Morrow County, Ohio, United States of America
Strong 1,152 Town in Franklin County, Maine, United States of America
Rangeley 1,151 Town in Maine, United States
Phillips 1,025 Location in Maine
Kingfield 972 Town in Maine, United States
New Vineyard 777 Human settlement in United States of America
Eustis 617 Human settlement in Franklin County, Maine, United States of America
Carthage 536 Town in Maine, United States
Temple 518 Town in Maine, United States
Avon 438 Town in Franklin County, Maine, United States
Weld 417 Town in Franklin County, Maine, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Farmington distances to largest Maine cities