Ferndale, MD
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Ferndale, Maryland Info Snack

Population
17,208
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
9.9%
Median Home
$247,800
Median Income
$72,168
Median Rent
$1,378

Ferndale SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
6

Ferndale, MD Cost Of Living

113
Ferndale's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Ferndale Maryland National Average
Overall 113 121 100
Services 105 108 100
Groceries 116 119 100
Health 84 86 100
Housing 131 150 100
Transportation 102 108 100
Utilities 104 108 100

Rankings for Ferndale in Maryland

Map Of Ferndale, MD

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Population over time in Ferndale

Year Population % Change
2019 17,208 -1.4%
2018 17,455 -1.0%
2017 17,627 -4.4%
2016 18,439 -0.9%
2015 18,612 0.2%
2014 18,577 3.5%
2013 17,949 2.5%
2012 17,517 2.4%
2011 17,107 0.0%
2010 17,104 -

Race / Ethnicity in Ferndale

White
62.5% (10,762)
African American
21.5% (3,708)
American Indian
0.2% (40)
Asian
2.6% (441)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (9)
Two Or More
5.3% (915)
Hispanic
7.7% (1,333)
Race Ferndale MD USA
White 62.5% 50.9% 60.7%
African American 21.5% 29.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.6% 6.2% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.3% 2.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.7% 10.1% 18.0%

Gender in Ferndale

Female
49.7% (8,547)
Male
50.3% (8,660)
Gender Ferndale MD USA
Female 49.7% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 50.3% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ferndale for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (516)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (1,548)
High School / GED
36.0% (6,194)
Some College
25.0% (4,302)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,548)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (1,892)
Master's Degree
6.0% (1,032)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (172)
Education Ferndale MD USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Ferndale, Maryland

Less than $10,000
6.0% (103,702)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.3% (56,913)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.1% (122,034)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.2% (106,712)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.9% (221,906)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.0% (291,679)
$75,000 to $99,999
20.8% (357,074)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.3% (229,567)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.0% (155,142)
$200,000 or more
4.4% (76,066)
Income Ferndale MD USA
Less than $10,000 6.0% 4.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.3% 2.7% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.1% 5.8% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.2% 6.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.9% 9.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.0% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 20.8% 13.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.3% 19.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.0% 10.5% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.4% 12.7% 7.7%

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