Farmington, Minnesota 

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Population

22,502

+14.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.5%

Median Income

$87,653

Median Home Price

$276,600

Best Places to Live in Farmington, Minnesota

Regional-center complex/Capital city - Southeast Minnesota along upper Mississippi River, 20 miles west of Wisconsin border. August, June and July are the most pleasant months in Farmington, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Education
-Attractive downtown
-Attractive neighborhoods
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Cost of living
-Harsh winters

Local Listings in Farmington
 $289,900 
5799 180th St W
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1732 SqFt
 $299,900 
17105 Franchise Way
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1753 SqFt
 $314,900 
17073 Gage Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 2296 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington Metro Area

The “twin cities” serve as a regional center for the upper Midwest and northern Great Plains. The fully cosmopolitan area is a balanced industrial, commercial, educational, and cultural center, and functions much as one city. The area is one of the most economically diverse in the country, serving as headquarters to large firms in agriculture, food, banking, technology, retailing, healthcare, and transportation. A few of the well-known companies include General Mills, 3M, US Bancorp, United Healthcare, and retailers Target and Best Buy. Job growth is still fairly modest, but overall, the Twin Cities have have a strong and prosperous feel.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Farmington
Zip Codes: 55024
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 838 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Farmington is 2.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Farmington jobs have increased by 1.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Farmington's cost of living is 19.5% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Farmington's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, June and July are the most pleasant months in Farmington, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Dakota county voted Democratic in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Farmington's population is 22,502 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 14.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Farmington is $276,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.5%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Farmington public schools spend $11,491 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18 students per teacher in Farmington. More Education


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Housing Market in Farmington

It's a good time to buy in Farmington. Home Appreciation is up 5.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Farmington Real Estate

The median home price in Farmington is $276,600. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Farmington   1 Reviews
Farmington maybe, maybe not - 9/5/2011
Farmington; is a nice area to live kinda has a country feel but is still in a convent location, only problem is it is very inbreed they want to keep growing but not... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN FARMINGTON
$289,900
5799 180th St W
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$299,900
17105 Franchise Way
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$314,900
17073 Gage Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$424,900
19631 Camrose Way
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$415,000
4730 190th St W
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$350,000
5855 184th St W
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$397,500
19428 Ellington Trl
Bed 4 | Bath 4

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