Part A---General Information
Ferndale is in Central Florida, three miles northwest of Montvhrdo, .nd 15
miles south of Tavares. It is between Lake Apopka and Lake Harris.
Florida Highway 455 passes through
vides freight and express service.
able. .ir and bus service is not
Ferndale. Tavares and.Gulf Railroad pro-
Railroad passenger service is not avail-
Lake County had a population of 27,946 in 1947.
was approximately 250.
.(From observations at Eustis, Florida.)
The population of Ferndale
5. Maior Sources of Income:
Citrus, agriculture, and commercial fishing are the main sources of income.
Part B---Recreation and Entertainment
1. Special Events:
2. Athletic Events:
3. Tourist Clubs:
, Recreational Clubs:
5. Civic Organizations:
8. Recreational Facilities;
dove, foxes, raccoons, wild cats, and oppossums are found
It is approximately one mile to unposted hunting grounds.
and hunting guides are not available.
in this sec-
Fresh water fish are caught in Lake Apopka and Lake Harris. There is one
fishing camp in the vicinity that has boatsand several cabins for rent.
Fishing guides are not available.
The Church of God has services in Ferndale,
There are no hotels, tourist courts, guest homes, trailer parks, or
specialized eating places available.
Further information on Ferndale can be obtained from:
FERNDALE COMMUNITY HOUSE