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Farley, Missouri
Village
St. John's Lutheran Church in Farley
St. John's Lutheran Church in Farley
Location of Farley, Missouri
Location of Farley, Missouri
Country United States
State Missouri
County Platte
Area
 • Total 1.23 sq mi (3.20 km2)
 • Land 1.23 sq mi (3.20 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
774 ft (236 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 269
 • Estimate 
(2019)
301
 • Density 243.92/sq mi (94.21/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
64028
Area code(s) 816
FIPS code 29-23698
GNIS feature ID 0717848

Farley is a village in Platte County, Missouri, within the United States, along the Platte River. The population was 269 at the 2010 census. It lies within the Kansas City metropolitan area.

History

A post office called Farley has been in operation since 1852. The community has the name of Joseph Farley, the original owner of the land where the village now is located.

Geography

Farley is located at 39°16′58″N 94°49′53″W / 39.282761°N 94.831527°W / 39.282761; -94.831527.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 1.23 square miles (3.19 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 120
1910 96
1920 98 2.1%
1930 111 13.3%
1940 111 0.0%
1950 98 −11.7%
1960 120 22.4%
1970 174 45.0%
1980 184 5.7%
1990 217 17.9%
2000 226 4.1%
2010 269 19.0%
2019 (est.) 301 11.9%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 269 people, 107 households, and 76 families living in the village. The population density was 218.7 inhabitants per square mile (84.4/km2). There were 111 housing units at an average density of 90.2 per square mile (34.8/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 97.0% White, 1.9% Asian, and 1.1% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.9% of the population.

There were 107 households, of which 30.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.7% were married couples living together, 3.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.6% had a male householder with no wife present, and 29.0% were non-families. 27.1% of all households were made up of individuals, and 12.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.51 and the average family size was 3.05.

The median age in the village was 45.4 years. 26% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 16.4% were from 25 to 44; 37.5% were from 45 to 64; and 13.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 53.9% male and 46.1% female.

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