Welcome to Ferguson ...
The origin (or the toponymy) of Ferguson: Named after David Ferguson (1861-1903), an early settler in this area.
Ferguson is 3,210 feet [978 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Ferguson is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Ferguson lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: PST- Heure Normale du Pacifique (HNP), PDT- Heure Avancée du Pacifique (HAP).
Note: If you travel east from Ferguson, you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).
Telephone area codes for Ferguson: (250) and (778)<2>
We know of 21 communities that are also named Ferguson. Our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ferguson contains a list of those communities.