Ferndale is located in northwest California. Ferndale is part of Humboldt County. Ferndale has 1.03 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Ferndale population is 1,456, which has grown 5.35% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 12.39% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Ferndale median household income is $45,948 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 21.06% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 29.47% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Ferndale median house value is $357,400 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 120.48% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 75.60% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Ferndale is better than the state average in quality. The Ferndale area code is 707.