Welcome to Farmington, New Mexico
Located in the northwest corner of the state, Farmington, New Mexico, is a wonderful place to live and do business. Farmington is part of San Juan County which covers 5,560 square miles. This is an area larger than the entire state of Connecticut.
There are fertile river valleys surrounded by high desert, rolling plateaus, mesas, and mountain ranges. The Animas, La Plata, and San Juan Rivers flow through Farmington, accounting for two-thirds of the surface water in New Mexico.
An average of 273 sunny days per year means that year round outdoor activities are very enjoyable in Farmington.
The annual average rainfall is 7.5 inches and the average snowfall is 12.3 inches.
The average high temperature in January is 46.1 degrees with an average annual high temperature in July of 93.2 degrees. The average annual low temperature in January is 19 degrees with an average annual low temperature in July of 60.2 degrees. Sounds great, doesn’t it?
Great shopping opportunities, progressive schools, state of the art medical facilities, and friendly people are all reasons to relocate to sunny Farmington, New Mexico.
Do you like to hike, swim, fish, mountain bike, ski, hunt, camp, or boat? How about baseball, soccer, football, softball, tennis and golf for participants and spectators alike?
History of Farmington
Situated in the northwestern corner of New Mexico, Farmington is the largest town in the Four Corners area. The Navajos call it Totah, the meeting place of the waters.
In 1876 William Hendrickson led a small party of pioneers from Animas City, Colorado to a well-situated spot where the La Plata, Animas and San Juan Rivers converge.
Farmington and surrounding areas enjoy year-round pleasant climate. Residents and visitors enjoy the mild changes in temperature and scenery brought on by each of the four seasons.
The Farmington Chamber of Commerce
100 W. Broadway
Farmington, NM 87401
The Farmington Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors
Executive CommitteeCorey Freeman, Chairman of the Board
David Busch, Chairman Elect
Heather Fortner John Elchert
Mary Rogers, Past President
Board MembersClete Berens
John Byrom Jamie Church
Jeff Smith Brenda Shepherd Dr. Carletta Thompson
Ex-Officio MembersTony Atkinson
Dr. James Henderson
Tonya Stinson Tommy Roberts
Janel Ryan Shauna Roche Dr. Toni Pendergrass Scott Eckstein Jack Fortner GloJean Todacheene Keith Johns Ray Hagerman
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