Fern Park, FL Profile: Facts & Data


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Fern Park, Florida - Basic Facts

The Fern Park Census Designated Place had a population of 8,099 as of July 1, 2018. Fern Park ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Florida. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Fern Park is located at latitude 28.6482 and longitude -81.3456 in Seminole County. The formal boundaries for the Fern Park Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0.3 sq. miles. Seminole County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 95 feet.

The Fern Park Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402479) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Florida is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Fern Park Census Designated Place is located within Casselberry-Altamonte Springs CCD of Seminole County.

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Fern Park, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 8,099
Population in Households 7,978
Population in Familes 5,856
Population in Group Qrtrs 121
Population Density2 4,034
Diversity Index3 59


Median Household Income $51,051
Average Household Income $66,486
Per Capita Income $29,339


Total Housing Units 3,761 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,970 (52.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,529 (40.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 262 ( 7.0%)
Median Home Value $193,064
Average Home Value $225,927


Total Households 3,499
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 2,023
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.6% 0.79%
Households 0.54% 0.74%
Families 0.21% 0.63%
Median Household Income   2.57%
Per Capita Income   3.09%

Fern Park, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fern Park to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 364 61st
Population Density # 171 82nd
Diversity Index # 296 68th
Median Household Income # 417 55th
Per Capita Income # 386 58th

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