The hills of Franklin County couldn’t be more picturesque, but that isn’t the only thing it has to offer its residents! Franklin County is unique in that it’s active year-round. While other areas may go stagnant after the summer tourist season, Franklin County is a top-notch skiing and outdoor sport destination, bringing fresh faces into the area all winter. Additionally, the University of Maine at Farmington is strongly integrated into the town of Farmington that surrounds it. UMF keeps Farmington filled with activities and events that are almost always open to the community throughout the school year. Farmington and other towns in Franklin County have the distinctive feel of the romanced “Maine small-town,” complete with downtown and Main Street areas that continue to thrive. You’ll find everything you need or want within a short distance of wherever you choose to live. Ask anyone who lives here why they love it. They’ll give you a whole list of reasons! We’re sure you’ll find your own reason to love Franklin County as much as the locals do!