Humboldt County, Nevada Population 2020

Humboldt County, Nevada's estimated population is 16,702 with a growth rate of -0.54% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Humboldt County, Nevada is the 9th largest county in Nevada.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201816,786840.50%
201716,702-90-0.54%
201616,792-231-1.36%
201517,023-196-1.14%
201417,219-138-0.80%
201317,3572851.67%
201217,0724342.61%
201116,638550.33%
201016,5833,73929.11%
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%

How Many People Live in Humboldt County, Nevada?

16,702

Humboldt County, Nevada Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,80387.57%
American Indian and Alaska Native9265.48%
Some Other Race7454.41%
Two or More Races2761.63%
Asian840.50%
Black or African American700.41%

Humboldt County, Nevada Population Pyramid 2020

Humboldt County, Nevada Median Age

35.6


Total

36.5


Male

35.1


Female

Humboldt County, Nevada Adults

There are 12,260 adults, (2,083 of whom are seniors) in Humboldt County, Nevada.

Humboldt County, Nevada Age Dependency

66.1

Age Dependency Ratio

20.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Humboldt County, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

8,125

48.07%

Male

8,779

51.93%

Humboldt County, Nevada Households and Families

Humboldt County, Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Humboldt County, Nevada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.7%11.3%
All75.3%24.7%
Non Family65.7%34.3%
Female49.2%50.8%
Male40.9%59.1%

75.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,2712.6675.3
Married3,3753.3288.7
Non Family2,0431.1265.7
Female4593.6949.2
Male3943.7740.9

3.28

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Humboldt County, Nevada Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7636.94%
9th to 12th Grade1,0409.46%
High School Graduate3,77534.32%
Some College2,76725.16%
Associates Degree8657.86%
Bachelors Degree1,0809.82%
Graduate Degree7096.45%

Humboldt County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,6847,1211,516
Hispanic2,4591,403161
Other Race53428929
Native American53437457
Multiple Races14014035
Asian606041
Black59353

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 68.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,963$58,680$27,103
Less Than High School$30,774$35,957$16,506
High School Grad$46,176$52,869$28,333
Some College$38,906$64,528$25,659
Bachelors Degree$60,703$66,726$46,765
Graduate Degree$74,880$102,841$63,818

$42,963

Average Earnings

$58,680

Average Male

$27,103

Average Female

Humboldt County, Nevada Language

Humboldt County, Nevada Language by Age

Humboldt County, Nevada Language

77.63% of Humboldt County, Nevada residents speak only English, while 22.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.19% of the population.

Humboldt County, Nevada Poverty

Humboldt County, Nevada Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,8447747.14%
Hispanic4,49962113.80%
Native90952257.43%
Other74512416.64%
Multiple27272.57%
Black3213.13%

11.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.98%

Male Poverty Rate

14.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Humboldt County, Nevada

The race most likely to be in poverty in Humboldt County, Nevada is Native, with 57.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Humboldt County, Nevada is Multiple, with 2.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.83%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.37%
High School11.09%
Bachelors or Greater7.56%
Some College5.67%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed42.36%
Female Unemployed28.63%
Female Employed7.93%
Male Employed4.18%

Humboldt County, Nevada Income

Humboldt County, Nevada Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$70,373$78,982
Families$80,000$87,343
Married Families$89,818-
Non Families$46,717$56,991

Humboldt County, Nevada Marital Status

Humboldt County, Nevada Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.3%

Male Marriage Rate

55.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Humboldt County, Nevada Married by Age and Sex

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 45-54.

Humboldt County, Nevada Marital Status by Race

Humboldt County, Nevada Veterans

900

Number of Veterans

832

Male Veterans

68

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam427
First Gulf War85
Second Gulf War85
Korea63
World War II22
Name Veterans % of Total
White8487.85%
Hispanic381.33%
Indian315.02%
Other91.65%
2 or More85.13%
Black45.71%

$Humboldt County, Nevada Veterans by Education

6.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Humboldt County, Nevada Employment Status

70.7%

Labor Force Participation

66.9%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Humboldt County, Nevada 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

41.32%

Born in Nevada

88.26%

Native Born

11.74%

Foreign Born

7.19%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

88.26% of Humboldt County, Nevada residents were born in the United States, with 41.32% having been born in Nevada. 7.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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