Ferguson, Missouri

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Ferguson, Missouri
City
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Flag of Ferguson, Missouri
Flag
Official seal of Ferguson, Missouri
Seal
Motto: Proud Past. Promising Future.
Location within County (left) and State (right)
Location within County (left) and State (right)
Coordinates: 38°44′39″N 90°18′19″W / 38.74417°N 90.30528°W / 38.74417; -90.30528Coordinates: 38°44′39″N 90°18′19″W / 38.74417°N 90.30528°W / 38.74417; -90.30528[1]
Country United States
State Missouri
County St. Louis
Incorporated 1894
Government
 • Mayor James Knowles III
 • City Manager John Shaw
Area
 • Total 6.20 sq mi (16.06 km2)
 • Land 6.19 sq mi (16.03 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)
Elevation[1] 502 ft (153 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 21,203
 • Estimate (2012)[2] 21,135
 • Density 3,419.8/sq mi (1,320.2/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 63135
Area code 314
FIPS code 29-23986 [1]
GNIS feature ID 0756046 [1]
Website fergusoncity.com

Ferguson is a city in St. Louis County, Missouri, United States.[1] The population was 21,203 at the 2010 census.[3] It is a suburb of St. Louis.

In 2014, there were riots and protests after an African American, Michael Brown, was shot dead by a policeman.

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