Place:Farmington, Oakland, Michigan, United States

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NameFarmington
TypeCity
Coordinates42.45°N 83.367°W
Located inOakland, Michigan, United States
Contained Places
Cemetery
Oakwood Cemetery
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
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Farmington is a city in Oakland County of the U.S. state of Michigan. It is a part of the affluent northern suburbs of Metropolitan Detroit. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 10,372. It is fully surrounded by Farmington Hills, except for a small portion bordered by Livonia to the south. Since 2009, the city's downtown has been the center of an extensive renovation and remodeling featuring a refacing or rebuilding of many buildings on Grand River Avenue, as well as brick paver sidewalks, the Farmington Pavilion, new lighting, and landscaping. The area is known for its historic downtown, elegant Victorian-style homes, and one of Michigan's top rated public school systems, Farmington Public Schools. In 2007 CNNMoney.com listed Farmington as number 55 in their Best Places to Live survey. Additionally, Farmington ranked 27th on the list for Best Places to Live in 2013, citing nearly US$3 million in additional city renovations and development, bumping its rank up.

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