StatisticFerndaleFort WayneIndiana
Population208260,9546,732,219
Population density (sq mi)4452,359188
Median age37.434.937.4
Male/Female ratio0.7:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a52%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1867%47%43%
Speak Englishn/a88%92%
Speak Spanishn/a6%5%

Key findings

  • The population density in Ferndale is 81% lower than Fort Wayne
  • The median age in Ferndale is 7% higher than Fort Wayne
  • In Ferndale 47.32% of the population is White
  • In Ferndale 42.76% of the population is Black
  • In Ferndale 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Fort Wayne, IN Demographics

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      Ferndale population breakdown by race

      RaceFerndaleFort WayneIndiana
      White47.32%74.29%83.99%
      Black42.76%15.19%9.23%
      Asian0.00%4.04%1.98%
      American Indian0.00%0.18%0.24%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.09%0.04%
      Mixed race6.08%3.89%2.22%
      Other race3.85%2.32%2.30%
      In Ferndale, 8.5% 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.

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      Ferndale age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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