|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ferndale is 15,476. Ferndale, Washington is the 2,304th largest city in the US.
Ferndale is located entirely in Whatcom County.
The current population of Ferndale (15,476) is it's peak population.
Ferndale has grown 73.2% since the 2000. Ferndale, Washington is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 87% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Ferndale has a population density of 1,726.1 people per square mile.
|2552||Lake Forest Park||13,358||4.0%|
|2301||Greenwood Village, Colorado||15,495||32.8%|
|2303||Batavia, New York||15,482||-4.5%|
|2305||Mount Clemens, Michigan||15,473||-10.6%|
|2306||Yankton, South Dakota||15,453||14.4%|
|2310||La Palma, California||15,413||-0.3%|
The total voting age population of Ferndale, Washington, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 9,657. The voting age population is 51.1% male and 48.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.8% of the residents of Ferndale are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ferndale are 81.7% White, 5.8% Other, 5.6% Asian, 3.4% American Indian, 3.1% Two or more races, 0.3% Black and 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 11.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ferndale, 11.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 11.6%. On a per-household basis, 5.7% of families are below the poverty line in Ferndale.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.2% of Ferndale residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.6% of Ferndale residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 27.6% have a bachelor's degree and 10.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ferndale residents aged 5 and older, 15.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 8.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 5.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ferndale is 5.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ferndale, 15.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ferndale is $73,074.
In Ferndale, 69.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 30.5% of housing units in Ferndale.
Of all the housing units in Ferndale, 8.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Ferndale, 33.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,800 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ferndale is $996.
In Ferndale, 85.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.