While traveling across Iowa in the Spring time, stopped in Farmington, parked and went for a bit of walk.
Farmington is a city in Van Buren County that had a population of 664 in 2010. In 2013 it was estimated to be 652.
The estimated household income in 2000 was $26,354. By 2013 this rose to $39,267. For the state of Iowa in 2013 it was $52, 229.
Median house value, Black race population percentage, Hispanic race population percentage, Foreign-born population percentage and foreign-born population percentage all significantly below state average.
Moving from the center of town along a main street:
Turning and looking back.
A touch further along.
Walk over, returned to the car, drove out of town and continued traveling across Iowa. Remaining impression is one of what appeared to be a somewhat depressed community.