Ferndale Information

Ferndale Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Ferndale, WA

General Ferndale Information

State: Washington

County: Whatcom County

Close cities: Nooksack, WA, Bellingham, WA, Birch Bay, WA, Blaine, WA, Lummi Island, WA, Everson, WA, Geneva, WA, Sumas, WA, Lynden, WA, Custer, WA

Ferndale Population (census data)
Total 11,023 (+19.8% since 2000)
Male 5,388 (48.9%)
Female 5,635 (51.1%)

Population Density: 1,774 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 96.5 (US Avg is 100)

Ferndale Elevation: 60 feet above sea level

Land Area: 6.22 square miles

Median Household Income: $42,286

Zip Codes: 98248.

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Ferndale Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (82.2%)
  • Hispanic (9.0%)
  • Other race (5.3%)
  • American Indian (3.9%)
  • Two or more races (3.8%)
  • Black (0.8%)
  • Other Asian (0.6%)
  • Filipino (0.5%)
  • Asian Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (14.4%)
  • English (10.0%)
  • Irish (9.5%)
  • Norwegian (6.7%)
  • Dutch (4.9%)
  • United States (4.8%)
Foriegn Born: 1,202 people (10.9%)
  • Europe (30.9%)
  • Latin America (27.2%)
  • North America (22.8%)
  • Asia (19.1%)

Local Ferndale Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Seattle Mariners
NFL Football: Oakland Raiders, Seattle Seahawks
NBA Basketball: , Portland Trail Blazers
NHL Hockey: San Jose Sharks
NCAA Sports: St., University of Washington

Ferndale School Information

High Schools
Ferndale High School (5830 Golden Eagle Drive, Ferndale, WA, 98248 - Ferndale School District 502 District)
Middle Schools
Horizon Middle School (2671 Thornton Road, Ferndale, WA, 98248 - Ferndale School District 502 District)
Vista Middle School (6051 Vista Drive, Ferndale, WA, 98248 - Ferndale School District 502 District)
Elementary Schools
Central Elementary (5610 Second Avenue, Ferndale, WA, 98248 - Ferndale School District 502 District)
Eagleridge Elementary (2651 Thornton Road, Ferndale, WA, 98248 - Ferndale School District 502 District)
Mountain View Elementary (5780 Hendrickson Road, Ferndale, WA, 98248 - Ferndale School District 502 District)
North Bellingham Elementary (5275 Northwest Road, Ferndale, WA, 98226 - Ferndale School District 502 District)
Skyline Elementary School (2225 Thornton Road, Ferndale, WA, 98248 - Ferndale School District 502 District)
Other/Private Schools
Ferndale Special Services (PO Box 698, Ferndale, WA, 98248 - Ferndale School Dist 502 District)

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