City Profile

The statistics below have been gathered from the most recent update of American FactFinder, a division of the U.S. Census.

Ferndale Population Statistics

DEMOGRAPHICS

Statistics  Ferndale Michigan
Population, 2011 (estimates) 20,030 9,876,801 
% Change, Apr. 1, 2010 - July 1, 2011    .7%    -.1%
Population, 2010 19,900 9,883,635
Persons under 5 years, % 2010   5.6%   6.0%
Persons under 18 years, % 2010 16.5% 23.7%
Persons 65 years and over, % 2010   8.9% 13.8%
Female persons, % 2010 50.1% 50.9%

FERNDALE PERSONS POPULATION BY ETHNICITY (2010)

Ethnicity  Ferndale Michigan
White  84.7%  78.9%
Black    9.6%  14.2%
American Indian /
Alaska Native
  .50%   .60%
Asian   1.3%   2.4%
Native Hawaiian / 
Other Pacific Islander 
  .10%    0.0%
Persons Reporting 2 
or more races
  3.4%   2.3%
Persons of Hispanic / 
Latino origin
  2.8%   4.4%
White Persons
non-Hispanic
82.8% 76.6%

EDUCATION STATISTICS

Education  Ferndale Michigan
HS Graduate or higher,
% of persons age 25+, 2007-2011
92.0% 85.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher,
% of persons age 25+, 2007-2011
35.9% 25.3%

HOUSING STATISTICS

Category Ferndale Michigan
Housing Units, 2010  10,477 4,532,233
Homeownership Rate, 2007-2011 67.8% 73.5%
Mean travel time to work (minutes), 
workers age 16+, 2007-2011
23.5 23.9
Number of Veterans, 2007-2011 1,043 711,613
Housing units in multi-unit
structures, % 2007-2011
19.2% 18.1%
Median value of owner-occupied
housing units, 2007-2011
$115,900 $137,300
Households, 2007 - 2011 9,516 3,825,182
Persons per household 2.11 2.53
Per capita money income in the past
12 months (2011 dollars), 2007-2011
$28,425 $25,482
Median household income, 2007-2011 $50,174 $48,669
Persons below poverty level,
%, 2007-2011
13.2% 15.7%