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Demographics Analysis

The people of Ferndale City, California give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Ferndale City, California)

Male:

Under 5 years : 26

5 to 9 years : 53

10 to 14 years : 41

15 to 17 years : 22

18 and 19 years : 70

20 years : 13

21 years : 7

22 to 24 years : 25

25 to 29 years : 39

30 to 34 years : 60

35 to 39 years : 44

40 to 44 years : 29

45 to 49 years : 69

50 to 54 years : 53

55 to 59 years : 52

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 17

65 and 66 years : 32

67 to 69 years : 26

70 to 74 years : 43

75 to 79 years : 12

80 to 84 years : 8

85 years and over : 5

Female:

Under 5 years : 87

5 to 9 years : 56

10 to 14 years : 13

15 to 17 years : 30

18 and 19 years : 6

20 years : 8

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 47

25 to 29 years : 18

30 to 34 years : 39

35 to 39 years : 43

40 to 44 years : 29

45 to 49 years : 61

50 to 54 years : 76

55 to 59 years : 75

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 26

65 and 66 years : 16

67 to 69 years : 38

70 to 74 years : 13

75 to 79 years : 47

80 to 84 years : 33

85 years and over : 13


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Ferndale City, California)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 801

Multiple ancestry : 584

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 15

Ancestry not reported : 169


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Ferndale City, California)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,511

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 22

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 14

Not a U.S. citizen : 22


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Ferndale City, California)

Total:

Under 5 years : 113

5 to 17 years : 215

18 to 24 years : 176

25 to 34 years : 156

35 to 44 years : 145

45 to 54 years : 259

55 to 59 years : 127

60 and 61 years : 49

62 to 64 years : 43

65 to 74 years : 168

75 years and over : 118

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 85

5 to 17 years : 198

18 to 24 years : 155

25 to 34 years : 96

35 to 44 years : 119

45 to 54 years : 205

55 to 59 years : 73

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 20

65 to 74 years : 113

75 years and over : 83

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 28

5 to 17 years : 17

18 to 24 years : 8

25 to 34 years : 44

35 to 44 years : 26

45 to 54 years : 43

55 to 59 years : 54

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 20

65 to 74 years : 51

75 years and over : 24

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 13

25 to 34 years : 9

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 7

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 11

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 3

65 to 74 years : 4

75 years and over : 11


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Ferndale City, California)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 574

Female : 603

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 165

Female : 169

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 22

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 15

Female : 21


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Ferndale City, California)

Born in state of residence : 1,111

Born in other state in the United States : 296

Native: born outside the United States : 22

Foreign born : 29


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Ferndale City, California)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 243

Now married, except separated : 585

Divorced : 61

Separated : 0

Widowed : 57

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 13

Now married, except separated : 219

Divorced : 30

Separated : 9

Widowed : 18

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 22

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 25

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 11


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Ferndale City, California)

Speak only English : 1,411

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 14

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Ferndale City, California

  • German: 273   (15.1%)
  • English: 255   (14.1%)
  • Irish: 191   (10.6%)
  • Italian: 181   (10.0%)
  • Other Groups: 146   (8.1%)
  • Swiss: 109   (6.0%)
  • Danish: 87   (4.8%)
  • Portuguese: 80   (4.4%)
  • United States Or American: 72   (4.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 67   (3.7%)
  • Scottish: 63   (3.5%)
  • Swedish: 61   (3.4%)
  • Norwegian: 39   (2.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 32   (1.8%)
  • Dutch: 23   (1.3%)
  • Welsh: 19   (1.1%)
  • Polish: 17   (0.9%)
  • Hungarian: 12   (0.7%)
  • Belgian: 9   (0.5%)
  • Greek: 9   (0.5%)
  • Canadian: 8   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 8   (0.4%)
  • Croatian: 5   (0.3%)
  • Celtic: 5   (0.3%)
  • Finnish: 4   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 4   (0.2%)
  • European: 4   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 4   (0.2%)
  • British: 4   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Latvian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Basque: 2   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 2   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Ferndale City, California is 1,569



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Ferndale City, California: 776
Female Population in Ferndale City, California: 793


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Ferndale City, California: 38.7
Median Female Resident Age in Ferndale City, California: 46.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of California is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Ferndale City, California


White


Both sexes

48.2

Male

46.1

Female

50.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

20.5

Male

0.0

Female

20.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

24.0

Male

20.5

Female

29.5

Asian


Both sexes

33.5

Male

41.5

Female

22.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

59.0

Male

62.5

Female

55.5

Other


Both sexes

30.5

Male

38.0

Female

23.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

30.0

Male

33.5

Female

26.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.8

Male

23.0

Female

31.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

49.0

Male

46.9

Female

51.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Ferndale City, California


  • White: 1,458
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 37
  • Asian: 5
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 27
  • Two or More Races: 42



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Ferndale City, California citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Ferndale City, California

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.44%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 8   (1.77%)
  • 9th Grade: 2   (0.44%)
  • 10th Grade: 14   (3.09%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 8   (1.77%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 108   (23.84%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 39   (8.61%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 109   (24.06%)
  • Associate Degree: 43   (9.49%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 95   (20.97%)
  • Master's Degree: 17   (3.75%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (1.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 3   (0.66%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.37%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 6   (1.12%)
  • 9th Grade: 2   (0.37%)
  • 10th Grade: 4   (0.74%)
  • 11th Grade: 10   (1.86%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 12   (2.23%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 137   (25.46%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 58   (10.78%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 111   (20.63%)
  • Associate Degree: 62   (11.52%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 96   (17.84%)
  • Master's Degree: 31   (5.76%)
  • Professional School Degree: 7   (1.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Ferndale City, California

  • Ferndale Unified


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 1231 Main St., Ferndale, CA 95536, Phone: (707) 786-5900, Students: 468 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Ferndale City, California

  • Ferndale Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 164 Shaw Ave., Ferndale, CA 95536, Phone: (707) 786-5300, Students: 312 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Ferndale City, California

  • Ferndale High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1231 Main St., Ferndale, CA 95536, Phone: (707) 786-5900, Students: 156 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Ferndale City, California

  • Ferndale Library


    807 Main Street, Ferndale, CA 95536

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Ferndale City, California


  • Eastern District Of Michigan Historical Portrait Foundation


    Po Box 20759, Ferndale, MI 48220

  • Ferndale Fossil Co


    1604 Brookwood Dr, Ferndale, WA 98248

  • Ferndale Heritage Society


    Po Box 3182, Ferndale, WA 98248

  • Ferndale Historical Museum


    1651 Livernois St, Ferndale, MI 48220
    http://www.ferndale-mi.com

  • Ferndale Historical Society


    1651 Livernois Ave, Ferndale, MI 48220

  • Ferndale Museum Inc


    Po Box 431, Ferndale, CA 95536

  • Ferndale Museum Inc.


    , Ferndale, CA 95536

  • Old Settlers Association Of Whatcom County


    Po Box 993, Ferndale, WA 98248

  • Reflexology Institute


    23344 Woodward Ave, Ferndale, MI 48220

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Ferndale City, California affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Ferndale City, California.

Area Features of Ferndale City, California


Arch


(1) Elephant Rock  

Area


(1) Outer Break   (2) The Great Break  

Bar


(1) Blunts Reef  

Cape


(1) Cape Mendocino   (2) Devils Gate   (3) False Cape  

Civil


(1) Ferndale Division  

Flat


(1) Indian Prairie   (2) Joel Flat  

Island


(1) Beach Rock   (2) Devils Gate Rock   (3) False Cape Rock   (4) Fauntleroy Rock   (5) Mussel Rock   (6) Off Rock   (7) Sharp Rock   (8) Steamboat Rock   (9) Sugarloaf Island   (10) Twin Rocks  

Lake


(1) Kinman Pond  

Locale


(1) Ambrosini Ranch   (2) Barbettini Ranch   (3) Bonanza Ranch   (4) Bunker Hill Ranch   (5) Cape Mendocino Lighthouse   (6) Cape Ranch   (7) Comisto Ranch Historical   (8) Fruit Ranch   (9) Green Pond Ranch   (10) Lone Star Ranch   (11) Mayflower Ranch   (12) Mcclellan Ranch   (13) Ocean House   (14) West Point Ranch Historical   (15) Woodland Echo Ranch Historical  

Pillar


(1) Red Rock   (2) Smith Rock  

Populated Place


(1) Capetown  

Ridge


(1) Bear River Ridge   (2) Branstetter Ridge   (3) Cape Ridge   (4) Hollister Ridge   (5) Oil Creek Ridge   (6) Pig Toe   (7) Southmayd Ridge   (8) Walker Ridge   (9) Wildcat Ridge  

School


(1) Bunker Hill School Historical   (2) Williams Creek School Historical  

Stream


(1) Antone Creek   (2) Bear River   (3) Davis Creek   (4) Domingo Creek   (5) Durr Creek   (6) Fleener Creek   (7) Guthrie Creek   (8) Hollister Creek   (9) Oil Creek   (10) Peaked Creek   (11) Singley Creek   (12) South Fork Bear River   (13) Sweet Creek   (14) West Side Creek  

Summit


(1) Bunker Hill   (2) Buzzards Peak   (3) East Point   (4) Little Bald Hill   (5) Sugarloaf Mountain   (6) Taylor Peak   (7) Twin Peaks  

Tower


(1) Kqex-fm Rohnerville  

Valley


(1) Bear Gulch   (2) Bonanza Gulch   (3) Flyblow Gulch   (4) Johnson Gulch   (5) Mcnutt Gulch   (6) Mendocino Canyon   (7) Red Rock Gulch   (8) Sleepy Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Ferndale City, California

95536 (pop. 2,954)


Cities Nearby Ferndale City, California

Ferndale City, CA  (pop. 1,569) 0.0 Miles
Fortuna City, CA  (pop. 11,266) 6.2 Miles
Hydesville Cdp, CA  (pop. 1,139) 9.4 Miles
Rio Dell City, CA  (pop. 3,181) 10.0 Miles
Ferndale Ccd, CA  (pop. 3,256) 10.4 Miles
Humboldt Hill Cdp, CA  (pop. 3,292) 11.0 Miles
Pine Hills Cdp, CA  (pop. 2,959) 12.4 Miles
Bayview Cdp, CA  (pop. 2,606) 13.7 Miles
Cutten Cdp, CA  (pop. 3,037) 14.1 Miles
Fortuna Ccd, CA  (pop. 17,562) 14.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Ferndale City, California

707



Elevation in Ferndale City, California is 46.0 ft. (14.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Ferndale City, California

Lat: 40.579066 N        Long: -124.263219 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Ferndale City, California need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In California

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.98 9.46 7.28 4.53 0.00 8.84
  Total Electric Industry 9.98 9.46 7.28 4.53 0.00 8.84
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.79 10.04 7.58 5.05 0.00 9.42
  Total Electric Industry 10.79 10.04 7.58 5.05 0.00 9.42
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.07 10.33 7.59 5.54 0.00 9.66
  Total Electric Industry 11.07 10.33 7.59 5.54 0.00 9.66
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.30 10.46 7.33 5.05 0.00 9.69
  Total Electric Industry 11.30 10.46 7.33 5.05 0.00 9.69
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.43 10.90 7.09 5.00 0.00 9.78
  Total Electric Industry 11.43 10.90 7.09 5.00 0.00 9.78
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.61 10.49 7.37 6.73 0.00 9.91
  Total Electric Industry 11.61 10.49 7.37 6.73 0.00 9.91
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.33 9.83 6.97 6.45 0.00 9.48
  Total Electric Industry 11.33 9.83 6.97 6.45 0.00 9.48
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.50 9.98 6.95 7.50 0.00 9.54
  Total Electric Industry 11.50 9.98 6.95 7.50 0.00 9.54
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.60 9.66 6.59 5.06 0.00 9.03
  Total Electric Industry 10.60 9.66 6.59 5.06 0.00 9.03
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 4.10 3.65 3.00 3.28 0.00 3.28
  Full-Service Providers 10.71 10.05 7.16 4.16 0.00 9.34
  Total Electric Industry 10.64 9.44 6.27 4.15 0.00 8.75
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 13.64 7.82 6.78 9.36 0.00 7.63
  Full-Service Providers 10.85 10.55 7.22 4.79 0.00 9.66
  Total Electric Industry 10.89 10.25 7.14 4.87 0.00 9.47
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.48 1.35 2.08 2.09 0.00 1.67
  Energy-Only Providers 13.21 8.02 7.49 10.78 0.00 8.21
  Full-Service Providers 12.08 12.41 9.54 8.47 0.00 11.41
  Total Electric Industry 12.09 12.15 9.23 8.48 0.00 11.22
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.80 3.57 2.17 5.73 0.00 2.95
  Energy-Only Providers 8.12 6.00 6.18 17.16 0.00 6.14
  Full-Service Providers 12.63 13.84 10.23 6.53 0.00 12.52
  Total Electric Industry 12.64 13.36 9.81 6.60 0.00 12.19
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.43 3.90 2.72 0.00 0.47 3.33
  Energy-Only Providers 7.41 5.76 6.18 0.00 3.47 5.94
  Full-Service Providers 12.23 12.83 9.79 0.00 7.38 12.05
  Total Electric Industry 12.23 12.48 9.59 0.00 5.80 11.78
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.66 4.31 3.14 0.00 0.50 3.72
  Energy-Only Providers 6.88 5.90 5.95 0.00 3.59 5.90
  Full-Service Providers 12.20 11.81 9.33 0.00 8.03 11.53
  Total Electric Industry 12.20 11.64 9.27 0.00 6.42 11.35
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.42 4.62 3.48 0.00 0.50 4.07
  Energy-Only Providers 9.52 6.83 6.68 0.00 3.95 6.75
  Full-Service Providers 12.49 11.97 9.39 0.00 8.11 11.71
  Total Electric Industry 12.51 11.92 9.55 0.00 6.55 11.63
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.79 4.92 3.54 0.00 0.55 4.27
  Energy-Only Providers 10.57 7.66 7.17 0.00 3.82 7.41
  Full-Service Providers 14.32 12.93 9.95 0.00 7.66 12.92
  Total Electric Industry 14.33 12.90 10.09 0.00 6.29 12.82

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Ferndale City, California

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 34   (5.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 15   (2.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 27   (4.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 18   (2.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 36   (5.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 90   (14.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 108   (17.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 109   (17.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 55   (9.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 48   (7.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 30   (4.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 6   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 23   (3.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 15   (2.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Ferndale City, California)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 476

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 77

In 3-person carpool : 16

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 11

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 5

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 3

Walked : 102

Other means : 4

Worked at home : 54


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Ferndale City, California)

Less than 5 minutes : 65

5 to 9 minutes : 148

10 to 14 minutes : 86

15 to 19 minutes : 40

20 to 24 minutes : 69

25 to 29 minutes : 55

30 to 34 minutes : 94

35 to 39 minutes : 31

40 to 44 minutes : 27

45 to 59 minutes : 40

60 to 89 minutes : 39

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Ferndale City, California)

With Social Security income : 192

No Social Security income : 397


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Ferndale City, California)

With retirement income : 163

No retirement income : 426


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Ferndale City, California)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 14

$15,000 to $19,999 : 14

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3

$30,000 to $34,999 : 31

$35,000 to $39,999 : 28

$40,000 to $44,999 : 23

$45,000 to $49,999 : 12

$50,000 to $59,999 : 14

$60,000 to $74,999 : 81

$75,000 to $99,999 : 61

$100,000 to $124,999 : 66

$125,000 to $149,999 : 28

$150,000 to $199,999 : 16

$200,000 or more : 35


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Ferndale City, California)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $71,382


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Ferndale City, California

  • KNCR (1090 AM; 10.0 kW; Fortuna, CA; Owner: Del Rosario Talpa, Inc.)
  • KATA (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Arcata, CA; Owner: Bicoastal Media Licenses Ii, Llc)
  • KIHH (1400 AM; 0.79 kW; Eureka, CA; Owner: Ihr Educational Broadcasting)
  • KCIK (1450 AM; 0.25 kW; Arcata, CA; Owner: Ihr Educational Broadcasting)
  • KGOE (1480 AM; 5.0 kW; Fields Landing, CA; Owner: Bicoastal Media Licenses Ii, Llc)
  • NEW (1580 AM; 50.0 kW; Cutten, CA; Owner: Jet Fuel Broadcasting)
  • KWSW (790 AM; 5.0 kW; Eureka, CA; Owner: Eureka Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KWSW (790 AM; 5.0 kW; Eureka, CA; Owner: Eureka Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KINS (980 AM; 5.0 kW; Eureka, CA; Owner: Eureka Broadcasting Co., Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Ferndale City, California

  • KWPT (100.3 FM; Ferndale, CA; Owner: Kwpt, Inc)
  • KWPT (100.3 FM; Rio Dell, CA; Owner: Kwpt, Inc)
  • KEKA-FM (101.5 FM; Rio Dell, CA; Owner: Eureka Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • NEW (106.3 FM; Arcata, CA; Owner: Wood, Tracy K)
  • KNHT (107.3 FM; Ferndale, CA; Owner: St Of Or Actng By And Thru St Brd Higher Ed For So. Or U)
  • KMDR (107.7 FM; Ferndale, CA; Owner: Mccutchen Iii, William W)
  • KNDZ (89.3 FM; Arcata, CA; Owner: Howell Mountain Broadcasting Company)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Fields Landing, CA; Owner: Ink People, Inc)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Myers Flat, CA; Owner: 5. Centro Cristiano De Fe, Inc)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Ferndale, CA; Owner: Humboldt State University)
  • KSLG-FM (94.1 FM; Ferndale, CA; Owner: Lost Coast Communications, Inc.)
  • KSLG-FM (94.1 FM; Ferndale, CA; Owner: Lost Coast Communications, Inc.)
  • KZCC (95.5 FM; Mckinleyville, CA; Owner: Airen Broadcasting Company)
  • NEW (98.7 FM; Blue Lake, CA; Owner: Miriam Media, Inc.)
  • KJNY (99.1 FM; Ferndale, CA; Owner: Redwood Broadcasting Company)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Ferndale City, California

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 95  (31.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 43  (14.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 43  (14.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 17  (5.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 71  (23.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 138  (39.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 60  (16.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 130  (36.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 1  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 153 Farms In Ferndale City, California


(updated 2008)



Banks In Ferndale City, California

U.s. Bank National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $384.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

North Valley Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $929.1k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 29

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Ferndale City, California

  • Rohnerville


    (about 7.1 miles in Hydesville, California; Airport Code: XXY)

  • Murray Field


    (about 17.4 miles in Eureka, California; Airport Code: EKA)

  • Eureka Airport


    (about 17.4 miles in Eureka, California; Airport Code: EKA)

  • Arcata


    (about 28.8 miles in Mckinleyville, California; Airport Code: ACV)

  • Dinsmore Municipal


    (about 35.4 miles in Bridgeville, California; Airport Code: WQE)

  • Dinsmore Airport


    (about 35.4 miles in Bridgeville, California; Airport Code: WQE)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Ferndale City, California

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

67.96%

Carpooled

9.58%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

1.20%

Bicycle

0.30%

Walked

12.57%

Other Means

0.30%

Worked At Home

8.08%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Ferndale City, California, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Ferndale City, California)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 408

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 6

Female householder, no husband present : 15

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 130

Householder not living alone : 30


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Ferndale City, California)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 9

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 580


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Ferndale City, California)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 311

Renter-occupied housing units : 97

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 6

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 12

Renter-occupied housing units : 3

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 86

Renter-occupied housing units : 74


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Ferndale City, California)

Less than $10,000 : 13

$10,000 to $14,999 : 50

$15,000 to $19,999 : 30

$20,000 to $24,999 : 9

$25,000 to $29,999 : 7

$30,000 to $34,999 : 45

$35,000 to $39,999 : 36

$40,000 to $44,999 : 23

$45,000 to $49,999 : 22

$50,000 to $59,999 : 19

$60,000 to $74,999 : 87

$75,000 to $99,999 : 84

$100,000 to $124,999 : 70

$125,000 to $149,999 : 40

$150,000 to $199,999 : 19

$200,000 or more : 35


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Ferndale City, California)

Total : 683


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Ferndale City, California)

Occupied : 589

Vacant : 94


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Ferndale City, California)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Ferndale City, California)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 27

Built 1990 to 1999 : 43

Built 1980 to 1989 : 64

Built 1970 to 1979 : 48

Built 1960 to 1969 : 42

Built 1950 to 1959 : 129

Built 1940 to 1949 : 55

Built 1939 or earlier : 275


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Ferndale City, California)

Utility gas : 92

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 256

Electricity : 54

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 46

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 122

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 19

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Ferndale City, California)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $174,999 : 3

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 6

$250,000 to $299,999 : 11

$300,000 to $399,999 : 133

$400,000 to $499,999 : 78

$500,000 to $749,999 : 134

$750,000 to $999,999 : 30

$1,000,000 or more : 17


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Ferndale City, California)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 26

Home equity loan only : 63

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 12

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 171

Housing units without a mortgage : 143


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Ferndale City, California)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $875,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $635,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $605,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $513,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $392,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $369,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $344,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $513,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Ferndale City, California: 61.5%

Percentage of Family Households in California: 68.7%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Ferndale City, California

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 5 5 $972,681
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $972,681
2000        
  Single Family 6 6 $1,110,956
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $290,479
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 9 $1,401,435
2001        
  Single Family 6 6 $1,042,722
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $1,042,722
2002        
  Single Family 10 10 $1,878,779
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 10 $1,878,779
2003        
  Single Family 4 4 $590,973
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $590,973
2004        
  Single Family 3 3 $854,780
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $854,780
2005        
  Single Family 8 8 $1,732,410
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $1,732,410
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Ferndale City, CA): $37,955
Median Household Income In 2000 (California): $47,493


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Ferndale City): $171,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (California): $198,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Ferndale City): $559
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (California): $747


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Ferndale City, California

Utility Gas: 6.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 45.1%
Electricity: 9.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 14.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 21.6%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 2.6%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Ferndale City, California are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Ferndale City, California

St Joseph Home Care


     Address: 721 E Street, Eureka, California 95501
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 12/12/1980

Mad River Comm Hosp H C Srvs


     Address: 4605 Valley West Blvd, Arcata, California 95521
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/28/1983

Trinity Home Health Services


     Address: 60 Easter Avenue, Weaverville, California 96093
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/21/1985

Sutter Coast Home Care


     Address: 983 3 Rd St Ste D, Crescent City, California 95531
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/2/1993

Mendocino Coast Dist Hosp Home Health Servs


     Address: 700 River Drive, Fort Bragg, California 95437
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 7/2/1986

Hospitals Close To Ferndale City, California

Redwood Memorial Hospital


     Address: 3300 Renner Drive, Fortuna, California 95540
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Joseph Hospital


     Address: 2700 Dolbeer St, Eureka, California 95501
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Mad River Community Hospital


     Address: 3800 Janes Rd, Arcata, California 95521
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Trinity Hospital


     Address: 60 Easter Avenue, Weaverville, California 96093
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Sutter Coast Hospital


     Address: 800 E Washington Blvd, Crescent City, California 95531
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Ferndale City, California

St. Luke Healthcare And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 2321 Newburg Road, Fortuna, California 95540
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 81
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Eureka Healthcare & Rehab Center


     Address: 2353 Twenty-third St, Eureka, California 95501
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 81
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Seaview Healthcare & Rehab Center


     Address: 6400 Purdue Drive, Eureka, California 95503
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 49%

Pacific Healthcare & Rehab Center


     Address: 2211 Harrison Avenue, Eureka, California 95501
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 57
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Granada Healthcare & Rehab Center


     Address: 2885 Harris Street, Eureka, California 95503
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 69
     Percent Occupied: 79%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Ferndale City, California

Name: General Electric
Address: 171 Curtner Avenue; San Jose, CA 95125
Distance: 260 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Ferndale City, California

    Retired Workers: 385
    Disabled Workers: 75
    Widowers Workers: 70
    Spouses Workers: 50
    Children Workers: 25


(updated 2007)



Humboldt County, California Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 57.66%
  • Bush & Cheney 39.03%
  • Other 3.32%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Ferndale City, California citizens.

Relocation to Humboldt County, CA

6.08 % of Humboldt County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $30,952

California Average 5.75 %

0.07 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $20,793

California Average 0.21 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Humboldt County, CA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Los Angeles County , CA 0.31 % ($45,201 AGI )
  • Shasta County , CA 0.21 % ($24,043 AGI )
  • San Diego County , CA 0.20 % ($28,314 AGI )

Relocation away from Humboldt County, CA

6.58 % of Humboldt County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $30,468

California Average 6.27 %

0.06 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $28,269

California Average 0.11 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Humboldt County, CA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Shasta County , CA 0.30 % ($35,877 AGI )
  • Sacramento County , CA 0.24 % ($27,660 AGI )
  • Sonoma County , CA 0.21 % ($34,554 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in California

Low Bracket: $6,827 (1.00%)
High Bracket: $44,815 (9.30%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in California

7.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Ferndale City, California is based on over 50 years of data.























Hurricanes And Storms In Ferndale City, California

  • Extratropical Storm: GUILLERMO - August 1997 - Wind Speed: 25 Knots *


* Hurricane and storm wind is an average wind speed during the storms's life in Ferndale City, California



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Ferndale City, California directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Ferndale City, California

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Assault 6 0 2 1 0 0 1 3 0 1 4 3 4
    per 100,000 426 0 144 71 0 0 72 216 0 72 288 217 293
Burglary 7 9 2 9 12 4 5 6 1 3 6 4 10
    per 100,000 497 628 144 641 848 284 358 431 72 217 433 289 733
Larceny Theft 24 11 9 7 10 18 12 10 5 10 2 12 15
    per 100,000 1,705 768 646 499 707 1,279 858 719 361 723 144 866 1,100
Vehicle Theft 5 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 1
    per 100,000 355 140 72 71 0 0 72 72 72 0 0 72 73
Arson 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 212 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
9 6 3 4 6 6 5 4 2 3 2 4 7
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
5 3 2 2 3 3 2 3 0 2 2 3 4


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In California

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
102,616 86,846 87,706 66,041 63,500 86,912 123,821 0 80,848 82,147


(updated 2014)



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