The City of Fergus Falls had a population of 13,439 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Fergus Falls is located at latitude 46.285 and longitude -96.0761 in Otter Tail County. The formal boundaries for the City of Fergus Falls (see map below) encompass a land area of 14.11 sq. miles and a water area of 1.26 sq. miles. Otter Tail County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,181 feet.
The City of Fergus Falls (GNIS ID: 2394758) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Fergus Falls population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Fergus Falls: City of Fergus Falls.
|Daytime Population: Workers||12,277|
|Daytime Population: Residents||6,665|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||18,942|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.41|
|Population in Households||12,816|
|Population in Familes||9,518|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||623|
|Median Household Income||$43,269|
|Average Household Income||$59,879|
|Per Capita Income||$26,659|
|Total Housing Units||6,477 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,744 (57.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,194 (33.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||539 ( 8.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$127,406|
|Average Home Value||$154,575|
|Average Household Size||2.16|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.64%|
|Per Capita Income||3.53%|
The table below compares Fergus Falls to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 80||91st|
|Population Density||# 305||66th|
|Diversity Index||# 330||63rd|
|Median Household Income||# 764||16th|
|Per Capita Income||# 584||36th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.