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Ferndale, Florida - Basic Facts

Ferndale is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Ferndale Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Lake County at latitude 28.6219 and longitude -81.7034. Lake County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 105 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Ferndale Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.71 sq. miles and a water area of 0.14 sq. miles.

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Also See: Clermont, FL ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps

Ferndale, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ferndale to the other 920 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 819 11th
Population Density1 # 838 9th
Diversity Index2 # 546 41st
Median Household Income # 104 89th
Per Capita Income # 263 72nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.

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Ferndale, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 503
Population in Households 503
Population in Familes 443
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 185
Diversity Index2 39
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 180
Average Household Size 2.79
Family Households 143
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 208 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 151 (72.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 29 (13.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 28 (13.5%)
Median Home Value $226,563
Average Home Value $258,609
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $67,571
Average Household Income $84,424
Per Capita Income $29,945
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.51% 2.06%
Households 1.49% 2.03%
Families 2.08% 1.89%
Median Household Income   2.46%
Per Capita Income   1.54%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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