Humboldt County Population 2017

Humboldt County's estimated population is 136,646 with a growth rate of 0.93% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Humboldt County is the 35th largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016136,6461,2630.93%
2015135,3837180.53%
2014134,6651100.08%
2013134,555-108-0.08%
2012134,663-580-0.43%
2011135,2432110.16%
2010135,03215,91413.36%
1990119,11810,6049.77%
1980108,5148,8228.85%
197099,692-5,200-4.96%
1960104,89235,65151.49%
195069,24123,42951.14%
194045,8122,5795.97%
193043,2335,82015.56%
192037,4133,55610.50%
191033,8576,75324.92%
190027,1043,63515.49%
189023,4697,95751.30%
188015,5129,372152.64%
18706,1403,446127.91%
18602,6940.00%

Humboldt County Population Growth

Population Data via

Humboldt County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White113,36482.96%
American Indian and Alaska Native8,6616.34%
Two or More Races7,3275.36%
Asian3,7692.76%
Black or African American1,8291.34%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4330.32%

Humboldt County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Humboldt County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Eureka2719627226300.11%
Arcata17231179747434.31%
Fortuna11926121221961.64%
Rio Dell33683408401.19%
Ferndale1371137210.07%
Blue Lake12531265120.96%
Trinidad367359-8-2.18%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990