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Ferrysburg is a city in Ottawa County, in the Holland-Grand Haven metro area.
The community was named after the Rev. William M. Ferry, father of the founders
The latitude of Ferrysburg is 43.084N. The longitude is -86.22W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 594 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 3,024.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Ferrysburg demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Ottawa County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Grand Rapids area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 49456 ZIP code.
21% of Ferrysburg residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Ferrysburg ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Ferrysburg was $31,254, compared with $21,587 nationally.
41% of Ferrysburg residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Ferrysburg, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $480. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $972.
Ottawa County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Ferrysburg political report.
The average commute time for Ferrysburg workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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