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Farmington Demographics

The City of Farmington is the largest city in St. Francois County. It is considered the center of commerce for St. Francois County. The City of Farmington is part of the St. Louis-St. Charles-Farmington, MO-IL combined statistical area. The following are selected demographic statistics on the region.

Population –
  2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009  
Farmington 14,773 15,211 15,540 15,877 16,097 16.387  
St. Louis-St. Charles-
Farmington, MO-IL
2,819,473 2,834,775 2,853,792 2,869,108 2,882,002 2,892,874  
Missouri 5,742,650 5,785,130 5,832,977 5,878,399 5,911,605 5,987,580  
               
Source: “County Population Estimates” U.S. Census Bureau, 2010.
Population Demographics By Sex
Gender Farmington Missouri
Female 51.7% 50.7%
Male 48.3% 49.3%
Source: “American Community Survey 2008″ U.S. Census Bureau, 2009.
Population Demographics By Race
Race Farmington Missouri
White 89.73% 84.9
Black or African American 7.36% 11.5%
Asian .01% 1.5%
Some other race 2.91% 2.1%
Source: “American Community Survey 2008″ U.S. Census Bureau, 2009.
Household and Income Breakdown  

Household Types
  St. Francois County Missouri
  Per Capita % of total % of total
Total households 20,793 100.0% 100.0%
Family households (families) 13,931 66.1% 66.3%
Married-couple families 10,400 48.7% 49.2%
Non-family households 7,069 33.9% 33.7%
Average household size 2.5   2.4
Average family size 2.95   3.062
Source: “American Community Survey, 2008″ U.S. Census Bureau, 2009.
Income
  St. Francois County   Missouri        
Median household income $38,545   $48,867        
Per capita income $24,143   $33,964        
Source: “American Community Survey, 2008″ U.S. Census Bureau, 2009.