The City of Fergus Falls had a population of 13,664 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Fergus Falls: City of Fergus Falls.
|Population in Households||13,041|
|Population in Familes||9,608|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||623|
|Median Household Income||$41,986|
|Average Household Income||$61,446|
|Per Capita Income||$27,244|
|Total Housing Units||6,591 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,050 (61.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,969 (29.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||572 ( 8.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$131,553|
|Average Home Value||$157,798|
|Average Household Size||2.17|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.9%|
|Per Capita Income||2.57%|
The table below compares Fergus Falls to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 298||67th|
|Diversity Index||# 329||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 803||11th|
|Per Capita Income||# 615||32nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.