Ferndale is a city located in Humboldt County California. With a 2020 population of 1,404, it is the 941st largest city in California and the 12944th largest city in the United States. Ferndale is currently growing at a rate of 0.21% annually and its population has increased by 0.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,398 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Ferndale has a population density of 1,368 people per square mile.
The average household income in Ferndale is $78,624 with a poverty rate of 11.09%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,041 per month, and the median house value is $418,600. The median age in Ferndale is 40.7 years, 40.6 years for males, and 42.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ferndalewas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 50.00%.
91.88% of Ferndale residents speak only English, while 8.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.64% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Ferndale is White, with 5.64% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Ferndale is Hispanic, with 41.11% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.31%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Ferndale
95.10% of Ferndale residents were born in the United States, with 70.37% having been born in California. 3.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.