With a population of 8,858 , Farmersville, Texas is a small city. There are just 2 nursing homes in the city, which does not provide you with too many choices. The relatively small number of nursing homes in this city received a city grade of C, which is not a great grade at the city level. We also looked at the nursing homes in the nearby city of Sherman. While we not high on either city, we found the facilities in Farmersville to be a bit better. The best part of this place's report card was its nursing homes' remarkable inspection scores. Inspection grades are discussed in the following paragraph.
While its overall grade was somewhat average, the nursing homes in Farmersville performed extremely well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded the city an A for that category, which is one of our highest scores. Perhaps the most critical factor we consider in calculating our inspection ratings is deficiencies. These deficiencies can be found on a facility's recent inspection reports. Facilities with better scores in this area most likely avoided the most severe deficiencies involving health risks or even death. In addition, the city also earned one of our higher grades in the area of long-term care, with a B+. In our final two categories, this place received abysmal grades for our short-term care and nursing categories respectively.