Latest Data (2017)
Population 20,070
Nationwide Rank 1815

Quick Facts

Ferndale, Michigan is the 1,815th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Ferndale, Michigan is a city.

Ferndale, Michigan is currently 19.9% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Ferndale, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Ferndale, Michigan Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1805 South St. Paul, Minnesota 20,242 0.3%
1806 Pittsburg, Kansas 20,216 4.9%
1807 Rocky River, Ohio 20,216 -2.3%
1808 Secaucus, New Jersey 20,215 26.9%
1809 Dixon, California 20,202 25.2%
1810 Bryant, Arkansas 20,194 68.5%
1811 Warrensburg, Missouri 20,168 22.9%
1812 Tukwila, Washington 20,144 17.3%
1813 Albany, California 20,143 22.0%
1814 Nogales, Arizona 20,076 -3.9%
1815 Ferndale, Michigan 20,070 -9.0%
1816 West Chester, Pennsylvania 20,060 12.2%
1817 Parma Heights, Ohio 20,053 -7.3%
1818 Shelby, North Carolina 20,018 -3.9%
1819 Glassboro, New Jersey 20,011 4.9%
1820 Havelock, North Carolina 20,008 -10.9%
1821 Miamisburg, Ohio 19,985 2.1%
1822 Germantown, Wisconsin 19,982 9.0%
1823 Leland, North Carolina 19,976 384.5%
1824 Oregon, Ohio 19,973 3.4%
1825 Sand Springs, Oklahoma 19,909 13.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Michigan

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1009 Muskegon 38,131 -4.8%
1050 Lincoln Park 36,655 -8.4%
1147 Holland 33,366 -4.7%
1156 Bay City 33,188 -9.6%
1174 Jackson 32,704 -9.7%
1176 Eastpointe 32,511 -4.4%
1264 Madison Heights 30,050 -3.2%
1276 Oak Park 29,654 -8.4%
1302 Southgate 29,084 -4.4%
1303 Port Huron 29,051 -9.9%
1318 Burton 28,643 -5.7%
1379 Allen Park 27,156 -7.8%
1409 Garden City 26,650 -11.3%
1453 Mount Pleasant 25,847 -0.1%
1505 Wyandotte 24,977 -10.9%
1518 Walker 24,822 12.6%
1540 Norton Shores 24,501 8.5%
1542 Inkster 24,453 -18.7%
1600 Romulus 23,457 1.8%
1608 Auburn Hills 23,296 15.6%
1696 Hamtramck 21,752 -5.3%
1731 Birmingham 21,142 9.7%
1738 Ypsilanti 21,076 -5.6%
1769 Adrian 20,689 -7.1%
1775 Marquette 20,629 -0.2%
1815 Ferndale 20,070 -9.0%
1830 Monroe 19,875 -9.8%
1965 Trenton 18,255 -6.9%
2068 Wayne 16,947 -11.1%
2116 Hazel Park 16,489 -12.8%
2136 Mount Clemens 16,312 -5.8%
2182 Grandville 15,970 -2.1%
2219 Grosse Pointe Woods 15,560 -8.9%
2226 Traverse City 15,515 6.8%
2245 Berkley 15,331 -1.2%
2310 Fraser 14,608 -4.3%
2319 Owosso 14,539 -7.3%
2403 Wixom 13,831 3.4%
2419 Harper Woods 13,743 -3.6%
2436 Sault Ste. Marie 13,631 -4.6%
2517 Rochester 13,029 23.8%
2603 Woodhaven 12,486 -0.6%
2624 New Baltimore 12,380 62.3%
2649 Escanaba 12,223 -6.8%
2668 Riverview 12,107 -8.8%
2694 Clawson 11,946 -6.0%
2731 South Lyon 11,741 15.5%
2734 East Grand Rapids 11,731 8.9%
2809 Fenton 11,286 5.6%
2826 Niles 11,208 -8.0%
2832 Ionia 11,188 -3.1%
2844 Grosse Pointe Park 11,125 -10.6%
2875 Grand Haven 10,905 -2.3%
2876 Highland Park 10,900 -34.9%
2884 Sturgis 10,824 -4.0%
2897 Coldwater 10,764 3.4%
2899 Muskegon Heights 10,735 -10.8%
2938 Farmington 10,578 1.6%
2965 Cadillac 10,445 4.2%
2967 Beverly Hills 10,425 0.0%
2983 Big Rapids 10,378 -4.2%
2994 Melvindale 10,341 -3.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 20,070 1,815
2016 20,099 1,798
2015 20,177 1,783
2014 20,256 1,766
2013 20,257 1,754
2012 20,053 1,751
2011 19,972 1,742
2010 19,900 1,732
2009 21,127 1,636
2008 21,116 1,627
2007 21,072 1,619
2006 21,104 1,608
2005 21,270 1,570
2004 21,495 1,545
2003 21,655 1,513
2002 21,783 1,490
2001 21,991 1,463
2000 22,076 1,441
1990 25,044 1,107