Humboldt, Kansas Population 2020

1,743

Humboldt is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 1,743, it is the 133rd largest city in Kansas and the 8140th largest city in the United States. Humboldt is currently declining at a rate of -1.30% annually and its population has decreased by -10.75% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,953 in 2010. Humboldt reached it's highest population of 1,943 in 2012. Spanning over 1 miles, Humboldt has a population density of 1,217 people per square mile.

The average household income in Humboldt is $45,756 with a poverty rate of 12.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $569 per month, and the median house value is $63,200. The median age in Humboldt is 43.9 years, 39.6 years for males, and 46 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.0 males.

Humboldt Demographics

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

  • White: 91.30%
  • Two or more races: 5.41%
  • Black or African American: 2.12%
  • Other race: 1.17%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Humboldt, Kansas is 1,743, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,789.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,953.

Humboldt, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,63791.30%
Two or More Races975.41%
Black or African American382.12%
Some Other Race211.17%

Humboldt Population Pyramid 2020

Humboldt Median Age

43.9


Total

39.6


Male

46


Female

Humboldt Adults

There are 1,338 adults, (416 of whom are seniors) in Humboldt.

Humboldt Age Dependency

94.5

Age Dependency Ratio

45.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Humboldt Sex Ratio

Female

915

51.03%

Male

878

48.97%

Humboldt Households and Families

Humboldt Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Humboldt Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.6%16.4%
Female71%29%
All69.5%30.5%
Non Family55%45%
Male0%100%

69.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7502.3669.5
Married3413.383.6
Non Family3091.2155
Female932.6571
Male73.570

3.1

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Humboldt Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade725.88%
9th to 12th Grade393.18%
High School Graduate36629.88%
Some College42134.37%
Associates Degree14011.43%
Bachelors Degree957.76%
Graduate Degree927.51%

Humboldt Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,069986155
Hispanic7561
Multiple Races454523
Black36229
Other Race217

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 51.11%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,733$34,028$24,756
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$21,176$22,059$16,500
Some College$31,474$39,333$23,581
Bachelors Degree$38,011$$38,239
Graduate Degree$46,875$68,250$39,565

$30,733

Average Earnings

$34,028

Average Male

$24,756

Average Female

Humboldt Language

Humboldt Language by Age

Humboldt Language

99.58% of Humboldt residents speak only English, while 0.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.42% of the population.

Humboldt Poverty

Humboldt Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,53318712.20%
Hispanic1072018.69%
Black381128.95%
Multiple9711.03%

12.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.25%

Male Poverty Rate

14.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Humboldt

The race most likely to be in poverty in Humboldt is Black, with 28.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Humboldt is Multiple, with 1.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.63%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.84%
High School12.64%
Some College11.94%
Bachelors or Greater4.92%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed4.76%
Male Employed1.36%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Humboldt Income

Humboldt Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,706$45,756
Families$49,813$55,310
Married Families$60,871-
Non Families$27,891$31,877

Humboldt Marital Status

Humboldt Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.8%

Male Marriage Rate

49.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Humboldt Married by Age and Sex

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

Humboldt Veterans

151

Number of Veterans

142

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam56
First Gulf War26
Korea21
World War II17
Second Gulf War11

$Humboldt Veterans by Education

3.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Humboldt Employment Status

62.4%

Labor Force Participation

60.6%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Humboldt Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

75.13%

Born in Kansas

99.61%

Native Born

0.39%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.61% of Humboldt residents were born in the United States, with 75.13% 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 Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,743-23-1.30%
20191,766-23-1.29%
20181,789-14-0.78%
20171,803-23-1.26%
20161,826-11-0.60%
20151,837-37-1.97%
20141,874-36-1.88%
20131,910-33-1.70%
20121,94390.47%
20111,934-6-0.31%
20101,9400.00%