Population density (sq mi)1,38225691
Median age49.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1832%46%43%
Speak English97%56%79%
Speak Spanish3%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Ferndale is 440% higher than California
  • The median age in Ferndale is 37% higher than California
  • In Ferndale 95.77% of the population is White
  • In Ferndale 1.27% of the population is Black
  • In Ferndale 0.49% of the population is Asian

Compare Ferndale, CA Demographics


      Ferndale population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race0.56%4.62%3.06%
      Other race1.90%13.28%4.75%
      In Ferndale, 5.1% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Ferndale age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Ferndale, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).