Income/capita 47%
Household income 43%
Unemployment 331%
Income per capita$15,822$27,598$29,829
Median household income$31,681$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$31,616$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$23,750$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$0$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate20.1%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level8.4%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Ferndale is 47% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Ferndale is 43% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Ferndale is 331% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Ferndale is 44% lower than the national average

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      Ferndale employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry66.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services18.8%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%0.0%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%0.0%

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      Windermere, FL3,175$127,344130%
      Lake Butler, FL18,322$106,16892%
      Bay Hill, FL4,863$102,58985%
      Oakland, FL2,773$92,63967%
      Horizon West, FL22,538$92,58967%
      Ferndale, FL510$31,68143%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Standing Pine, MS510$60,1729%
      Hillsboro Pines, FL510$77,36140%
      Hepzibah, WV510$39,81528%
      Grays River, WA510$33,95839%
      Declo, ID510$53,0774%
      Ferndale, FL510$31,68143%
      Source: The Ferndale, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).