Farmington is a small town located in the County of Hartford. It is an affulent suburb of Hartford, home to a number of well known world class corporations, like Otis and Carrier. With a total area of about 75 sq. kms., Farmington is located at an elevated height of about 160 ft. There are a number of places which are a part of the National Register of Historical places. These attract a large number of tourists in the area. The education and the health sector also employs a substantial number of locals.
A.A. Pope is a notable resident of the town.