Ferndale, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,264 housing units in Ferndale. This represents a 58.7% growth from 2,057 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,112 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 152 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Ferndale is about 64.5%. Ferndale's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.8%. Average household size is 2.8 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Ferndale were built after 1979.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.30%
One Bedroom11.40%
Two Bedrooms25.20%
Three Bedrooms43.70%
Four Bedrooms14.50%
Five Bedrooms or more2.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.83
Median year structure was built1983
Median Value of occupied units$140,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$143,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.74
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$525

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage8.50%
Home Equity Loan9%
Simple Mortgage64%
Debt Free18.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.1%