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Welcome to Ferndale ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Ferndale has a population of 15,143 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Ferndale.
Ferndale is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Ferndale lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Ferndale: (360)
The ZIP code for Ferndale: 98248<4>
Websites for Ferndale ...
Official Website: www.ci.ferndale.wa.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ferndale had an population of 15,143 people. This is an increase of 32.66% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 72.9% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Ferndale had a population of 11,415 people (which is 5.68% of the total population of Whatcom County). This makes Ferndale the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Ferndale represents 0.17% of the population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 70th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 11,415 people, the population of Ferndale increased 30.34% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 8,758 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Ferndale.
Communities Also Named Ferndale ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Washington communities named Ferndale: This one is located in Whatcom County and the other is located in King County.
Beyond Washington, there are 34 communities that are also named Ferndale - they are located in Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan (2), Montana, New Brunswick, New York, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario (4), Oregon, Pennsylvania (6), South Carolina (3) and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ferndale.
Communities near Ferndale ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ferndale.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ferndale. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ferndale.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ferndale. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Ferndale.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ferndale. See our Newspapers Page for Ferndale.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ferndale ...
Looking for more information about Ferndale? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Ferndale, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ferndale.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Ferndale: www.ci.ferndale.wa.us/
The official website for Whatcom County: www.co.whatcom.wa.us/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 23 Nov 2021