Humboldt, Kansas Population 2021

1,721
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Humboldt is a city located in Allen County Kansas. With a 2020 population of 1,721, it is the 133rd largest city in Kansas and the 8201st largest city in the United States . Humboldt is currently declining at a rate of -1.38% annually and its population has decreased by -11.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,953 in 2010. Humboldt reached it's highest population of 1,941 in 2012. Spanning over 1 miles, Humboldt has a population density of 1,202 people per square mile.

The average household income in Humboldt is $49,196 with a poverty rate of 18.43%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $660 per month, and the median house value is $62,700. The median age in Humboldt is 44.6 years, 44.4 years for males, and 46.2 years for females.

Humboldt Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Humboldt was:

  • White: 93.24%
  • Two or more races: 4.04%
  • Black or African American: 1.22%
  • Asian: 1.12%
  • Other race: 0.37%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Humboldt, Kansas is 1,721 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,793.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,953.

Humboldt, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,75393.24%
Two or More Races764.04%
Black or African American231.22%
Asian211.12%
Some Other Race70.37%
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Humboldt Population by Race

Humboldt Population Pyramid $2021

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Humboldt Median Age

44.6


Total

44.4


Male

46.2


Female

Humboldt Adults

There are 1,402 adults, (449 of whom are seniors) in Humboldt.

Humboldt Age Dependency

97.3

Age Dependency Ratio

47.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Humboldt Sex Ratio

Female

1,024

54.47%

Male

856

45.53%

Humboldt Population by Age

Humboldt Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Humboldt Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.8%14.2%
Female79.3%20.7%
All74.3%25.7%
Non Family57.4%42.6%
Male41.7%58.3%

74.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Humboldt Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7772.3974.3
Married3793.1285.8
Non Family2701.1657.4
Female1162.879.3
Male12341.7

2.98

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

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Humboldt Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade413.22%
9th to 12th Grade493.85%
High School Graduate38430.19%
Some College45435.69%
Associates Degree15812.42%
Bachelors Degree987.70%
Graduate Degree886.92%
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Humboldt Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Humboldt Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,1661,082158
Hispanic5151
2+ Races282821
Black19137
Asian88
Other Race77

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 75.00%.

Humboldt Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,667$40,804$25,292
Less Than 9th Grade$12,857$$11,111
High School Graduate$28,750$31,528$26,400
Some College$29,167$42,639$23,500
Bachelors Degree$40,721$$41,106
Graduate Degree$45,250$67,625$39,405

$31,667

Average Earnings

$40,804

Average Male

$25,292

Average Female

Humboldt Earnings by Educational Attainment

Humboldt Language by Age

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Humboldt Language

98.15% of Humboldt residents speak only English, while 1.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.21% of the population.

Humboldt Language

Humboldt Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,66630218.13%
Hispanic702637.14%
Black231147.83%
Multiple7633.95%

18.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.81%

Male Poverty Rate

21.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Humboldt

The race most likely to be in poverty in Humboldt is Black, with 47.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Humboldt is Multiple, with 3.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.26%.

Humboldt Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.53%
Some College16.34%
High School15.41%
Bachelors or Greater7.18%

Humboldt Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed80.00%
Female Employed6.11%
Male Employed0.00%

Humboldt Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Humboldt Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,077$49,196
Families$54,219$57,230
Married Families$62,460-
Non Families$18,333$33,600
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Income by Household Type

Humboldt Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Humboldt Married by Age and Sex

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Humboldt Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Humboldt Marital Status by Race

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Humboldt Marital Status

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151

Number of Veterans

133

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam60
First Gulf War24
Korea13
Second Gulf War8
World War II4

Humboldt Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6453
65 to 7443
75+35
35 to 5420
18 to 34

Humboldt Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White14510.94%
Hispanic812.50%
Black631.58%

Humboldt Veterans by Race

Humboldt Veterans by Education

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13.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Humboldt Veterans by Education

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59.6%

Labor Force Participation

56.7%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Humboldt Employment by Age

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Humboldt Employment by Race

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Humboldt Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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73.24%

Born in Humboldt

99.57%

Native Born

0.43%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.43%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.57% of Humboldt residents were born in the United States, with 73.24% having been born in Kansas. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Humboldt Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,721-24-1.38%
20201,745-24-1.36%
20191,769-24-1.34%
20181,793-12-0.66%
20171,805-23-1.26%
20161,828-9-0.49%
20151,837-33-1.76%
20141,870-38-1.99%
20131,908-33-1.70%
20121,94170.36%
20111,934-6-0.31%
20101,9400.00%

Humboldt Population by Year