Ferris, TX Profile: Facts, Map & Data

Advertisement

Ferris Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Ferris Content

Also See: Ferris, TX ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Ferris, Texas - Basic Facts

The City of Ferris had a population of 2,467 as of July 1, 2017. Ferris ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Texas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Ferris is located at latitude 32.5367 and longitude -96.6755 in Ellis County. The formal boundaries for the City of Ferris (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.63 sq. miles and a water area of 0.14 sq. miles. Ellis County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 466 feet.

While the primary coordinates for City of Ferris are located in Ellis County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Dallas County.

The City of Ferris (GNIS ID: 2410500) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Texas is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Ferris is located within Ferris Division of Ellis County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Ferris population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.


Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.

Advertisement

City of Ferris, TX Boundary Map



Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | TX Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Ferris Division | Ellis County | Texas Counties

Search the map for:
Advertisement

Ferris, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)

POPULATION

Total Population 2,467
Daytime Population: Workers 1,537
Daytime Population: Residents 1,450
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,987
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.21
Population in Households 2,467
Population in Familes 2,177
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 533
Diversity Index3 80
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $44,400
Average Household Income $59,457
Per Capita Income $18,442

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 857 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 505 (58.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 284 (33.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 68 ( 7.9%)
Median Home Value $109,808
Average Home Value $135,693
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 789
Average Household Size 3.13
Family Households 605
Average Family Size 4
NOTES
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.17% 0.21%
Households 0.07% 0.18%
Families 0.11% 0.1%
Median Household Income   1.8%
Per Capita Income   2.67%

Ferris, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ferris to the other 1,749 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 644 63rd
Population Density # 1139 35th
Diversity Index # 63 97th
Median Household Income # 965 45th
Per Capita Income # 1343 23rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.

Texas Research Tools

Texas Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Texas Census Data
Data:
Locations:
Highest or Lowest:
Results: