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Farmington, Kentucky
Farmington, Kentucky is located in Kentucky
Farmington, Kentucky
Farmington, Kentucky
Location in Kentucky
Farmington, Kentucky is located in the United States
Farmington, Kentucky
Farmington, Kentucky
Location in the United States
Country  United States
State  Kentucky
County Graves
 • Total 1.55 sq mi (4.01 km2)
 • Land 1.53 sq mi (3.97 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.04 km2)
554 ft (169 m)
 • Total 234
 • Density 152.54/sq mi (58.91/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP Code
Area code(s) 270 & 364
GNIS feature ID 2629616

Farmington is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Graves County, Kentucky, United States. Farmington is located 8 miles (13 km) southeast of Mayfield, the Graves County seat, and 13 miles (21 km) west of Murray. The population of Farmington was 245 at the 2010 census.

Farmington was laid out in 1836 and named for the fertile land and rustic setting.

Farmington was home to Farmington High School until 1986 when the six remaining high schools of the county combined to form Graves County High School. Farmington Elementary School is located near central Farmington. Farmington Elementary School is ranked among the highest in the state, receiving a National Blue Ribbon award in 2007. Farmington Elementary School spends $4,477 per student; the average school expenditure in the U.S. is $6,058. There are about 18 students per teacher in Farmington.


Historical population
Census Pop.
2020 234
U.S. Decennial Census

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