Farmington, New Mexico 

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Population

44,156

+2.7% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

9.0%

Median Income

$55,810

Median Home Price

$168,500

Median Age

32.9

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.5 / 5.8

summer / winter

NM Gifts

Best Places to Live in Farmington, New Mexico

Small city - Northwest corner of New Mexico along U.S. 64. September, May and August are the most pleasant months in Farmington, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Farmington, NM Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Nearby mountains
Cultural interest
Pleasant, dry climate
Cons
Entertainment
Educational attainment
Isolation


What Bert Has To Say About Farmington Metro Area

Farmington is located in the high San Juan Plateau, along the San Juan River near the Four Corners at the edge of the large Navajo reservation that spreads west into Arizona. The town itself is fairly plain, but areas to the north and east into Durango, CO, the Colorado San Juan Mountains, Mesa Verde National Park and the Santa Fe National Forest offer excellent mountain recreation.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: New Mexico
County: San Juan County
Metro Area: Farmington Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Farmington
Zip Codes: 87401 87402
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (no daylight savings time)
Elevation: 5590 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Farmington is 9.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Farmington jobs have increased by 2.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Farmington's cost of living is 13.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Farmington's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, San Juan county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 62.9% to 34.6%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Farmington's population is 44,156 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 2.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 18.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Farmington is Real Estate: $168,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.4%.

SCHOOLS
Farmington public schools spend $9,244 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.8 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 15.7% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Farmington is $168,500.

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Reviews for Farmington   24 Reviews
Do not move here if you value happiness. - 1/15/2019
The worst place I have ever lived. It is dirty, crime ridden, uneducated and good luck getting good medical care. San Juan anything sucks. Unfriendly, ugly, dusty,... Read More

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Don't move to Farmington - 5/5/2018
No social life, limited resources, dirty roads with potholes, unclean people, litter, no recreational resources of any value. Employment opportunities don't exist, lack... Read More

Outdoor recreation on the cheap - 3/11/2018
World class fly fishing (San Juan shuffle!), nearby colorado skiing, and perhaps one of the best climates in the continental US (average western summer with mild winter,... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN FARMINGTON, NEW MEXICO
87401 87402

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