Farmington, WV Demographics


Population (year 2000): 387. Estimated population in July 2005: 387 (0.0% change)
Males: 178 (46.0%), Females: 209 (54.0%)

Marion County

Zip code: 26571

Median resident age: 37.1 years
Median household income: $29,375 (year 2000)
Median house value: $43,600 (year 2000)

Races in Farmington:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.9%)
  • Black (1.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)

Ancestries: German (17.3%), Irish (11.9%), Italian (10.1%), United States (8.8%), English (7.0%), Dutch (6.2%).

Elevation: 960 feet

Land area: 0.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Farmington

  • High school or higher: 85.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 7.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 26.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Farmington town

  • Never married: 18.8%
  • Now married: 50.7%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 17.0%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

0.5% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -8 (-2.0%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Farmington:

  • FAIRMONT GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 9 miles; FAIRMONT, WV)
  • H/S MOUNTAINVIEW REGIONAL REHAB HOSP (about 12 miles; MORGANTOWN, WV)
  • UNITED HOSPITAL CENTER (about 18 miles; CLARKSBURG, WV)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Farmington:

  • HARRISON/MARION REGIONAL (about 16 miles; CLARKSBURG, WV; ID: CKB)
  • MORGANTOWN MUNI-WALTER L. BILL HART FLD (about 26 miles; MORGANTOWN, WV; ID: MGW)
  • ALLEGHENY COUNTY (about 63 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; ID: AGC)
Other public-use airports nearest to Farmington:

  • WADE F MALEY FIELD (about 8 miles; SHINNSTON, WV; ID: 6W0)
  • FAIRMONT MUNI-FRANKMAN FIELD (about 9 miles; FAIRMONT, WV; ID: 4G7)
  • ROY AIRFIELD (about 27 miles; GRAFTON, WV; ID: 71D)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Farmington:

  • FAIRMONT STATE COLLEGE (about 9 miles; FAIRMONT, WV; Full-time enrollment: 5,317)
  • WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY (about 22 miles; MORGANTOWN, WV; FT enrollment: 19,666)
  • CALIFORNIA UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA (about 46 miles; CALIFORNIA, PA; FT enrollment: 5,183)
  • WEST LIBERTY STATE COLLEGE (about 51 miles; WEST LIBERTY, WV; FT enrollment: 2,453)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH-MAIN CAMPUS (about 66 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; FT enrollment: 22,930)
  • DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY (about 66 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; FT enrollment: 8,199)
  • POINT PARK COLLEGE (about 67 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; FT enrollment: 2,189)

Schools

Public high schools in Farmington:

  • NORTH MARION HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 937; Location: ROUTE 1 BOX 100; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • MARION COUNTY TECHNICAL CENTER (Location: ROUTE 250 NORTH; Grades: 09 – 12)