Humboldt County, Nevada Population 2021

Humboldt County, Nevada's estimated population is 16,937 with a growth rate of 0.31% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Humboldt County, Nevada is the 10th largest county inNevada. The 2010 Population was 16,584 and has seen a growth of 2.13% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202116,937530.31%
202016,884530.31%
201916,831530.32%
201816,778590.35%
201716,719-76-0.45%
201616,795-222-1.30%
201517,017-198-1.15%
201417,215-139-0.80%
201317,3542831.66%
201217,0714322.60%
201116,639550.33%
201016,5843,74029.12%
199012,8443,41036.15%
19809,4343,05947.98%
19706,37566711.69%
19605,70887017.98%
19504,838952.00%
19404,74394824.98%
19303,795521.39%
19203,743-3,082-45.16%
19106,8252,36252.92%
19004,4631,02929.97%
18903,434-46-1.32%
18803,4801,56481.63%
18701,9161,8764690.00%
1860400.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.31% (53)
County Website
State
Founded
1856
County Seat
2010 Population
16,584
Growth Since 2010
2.13% (353)
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Humboldt County, Nevada Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,53186.35%
American Indian and Alaska Native9645.73%
Some Other Race7774.62%
Two or More Races3372.00%
Asian1090.65%
Black or African American1090.65%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10.01%
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Humboldt County, Nevada Population by Race

Humboldt County, Nevada Population Pyramid $2021

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Humboldt County, Nevada Median Age

36


Total

36.7


Male

35.3


Female

Humboldt County, Nevada Adults

There are 12,267 adults, (2,259 of whom are seniors) in Humboldt County, Nevada.

Humboldt County, Nevada Age Dependency

68.1

Age Dependency Ratio

22.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Humboldt County, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

8,148

48.42%

Male

8,680

51.58%

Humboldt County, Nevada Population by Age

Humboldt County, Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Humboldt County, Nevada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female40.5%59.5%
Male41%59%
Non Family58.2%41.8%
All71.4%28.6%
Married86.8%13.2%

71.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Humboldt County, Nevada Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,5002.5671.4
Married3,5003.1286.8
Non Family2,1951.358.2
Male4173.4141
Female3883.6740.5

3.11

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

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Humboldt County, Nevada Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8637.76%
9th to 12th Grade1,0909.81%
High School Graduate3,42630.83%
Some College2,91926.26%
Associates Degree9528.57%
Bachelors Degree1,18410.65%
Graduate Degree6806.12%
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Humboldt County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Humboldt County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White7,7357,2071,572
Hispanic2,5591,352166
Other Race62914120
Native American51035158
2+ Races24724725
Black9435
Asian898959

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 asian people with a rate of 66.29%.

Humboldt County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,845$64,590$25,875
Less Than 9th Grade$32,841$50,292$15,865
High School Graduate$46,073$51,563$26,144
Some College$43,346$79,761$25,365
Bachelors Degree$51,367$75,153$31,898
Graduate Degree$78,750$111,528$67,404

$45,845

Average Earnings

$64,590

Average Male

$25,875

Average Female

Humboldt County, Nevada Earnings by Educational Attainment

Humboldt County, Nevada Language by Age

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Humboldt County, Nevada Language

78.91% of Humboldt County, Nevada residents speak only English, while 21.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.15% of the population.

Humboldt County, Nevada Language

Humboldt County, Nevada Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,8771,25811.57%
Native95254657.35%
Hispanic4,5284329.54%
Other7778510.94%
Multiple332206.02%
Islander11100.00%

13.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.30%

Male Poverty Rate

17.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Humboldt County, Nevada

The race most likely to be in poverty in Humboldt County, Nevada is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Humboldt County, Nevada is Multiple, with 6.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.03%.

Humboldt County, Nevada Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.84%
High School12.03%
Bachelors or Greater10.54%
Some College8.04%

Humboldt County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed52.17%
Male Unemployed50.92%
Female Employed10.48%
Male Employed4.93%

Humboldt County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Humboldt County, Nevada Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$67,756$84,751
Families$83,256$88,501
Married Families$93,511-
Non Families$39,028$74,011
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Income by Household Type

Humboldt County, Nevada Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.7%

Male Marriage Rate

58.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Humboldt County, Nevada Married by Age and Sex

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Humboldt County, Nevada Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Humboldt County, Nevada Marital Status by Race

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Humboldt County, Nevada Marital Status

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1,039

Number of Veterans

925

Male Veterans

114

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam349
Second Gulf War199
First Gulf War107
Korea82
World War II32

Humboldt County, Nevada Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74291
75+239
35 to 54230
18 to 34150
55 to 64129

Humboldt County, Nevada Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8858.38%
Hispanic1424.94%
2+ Races9336.19%
Black3431.19%
Native American203.30%
Other Race71.08%

Humboldt County, Nevada Veterans by Race

Humboldt County, Nevada Veterans by Education

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8.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Humboldt County, Nevada Veterans by Education

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68.8%

Labor Force Participation

66.4%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Humboldt County, Nevada Employment by Age

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Humboldt County, Nevada Employment by Race

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Humboldt County, Nevada 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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38.57%

Born in Humboldt County, Nevada

88.50%

Native Born

11.50%

Foreign Born

6.89%

Non Citizen

4.61%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.50% of Humboldt County, Nevada residents were born in the United States, with 38.57% having been born in Nevada. 6.89% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Humboldt County, Nevada Place of Birth

  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

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