Farmington is the crossroads community at the heart of south Oakland County - one of the wealthiest in the U.S. In Farmington you'll find a hometown quality of life. We are known for our historical downtown, elegant Victorian-style homes, and one of Michigan's top rated public school systems. Located within the City of Farmington are a number of neighborhood and regional shopping centers, and a traditional village downtown to serve residents and the surrounding population.
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. In 2007, CNNMoney.com listed Farmington as number 55 in their Best Places to Live survey