For population 25 years and over in Humboldt:
For population 15 years and over in Humboldt city:
12 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $581 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (14.1 miles , pop. 59,643).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (77.1 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (421.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Three Way, TN (2.2 miles ), Gibson, TN (2.3 miles ), Gadsden, TN (2.3 miles ), Pope, TN (2.4 miles) , Medina, TN (2.7 miles ), Trenton, TN (3.3 miles ), Milan, TN (3.3 miles ), Brazil-Gibson Wells, TN (3.4 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.82 N, Longitude: 88.91 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,637 (+19.4%)
Area code: 731
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Humboldt detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 32 (26 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -218 (-2.3%).
Work and jobs in Humboldt: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Humboldt, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Humboldt-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 193% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/5/2008, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.3 miles away from the Humboldt city center injured 51 people and caused $100 million in damages.
On 1/17/1999, a category F4 tornado 16.9 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 106 people and caused $10 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Humboldt-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 15% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 72.3 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 80.5 miles away from Humboldt center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 99.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 49.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 74.6 miles away from Humboldt center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 89.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Gibson County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Murray Warmath - Football player and coach, Doug Atkins - Player of football, Kacy Rodgers - Football player and coach, T. G. Sheppard - Country singer, Tony Champion - Player of and football, Chick Autry (first baseman) - Baseball player, Lew Jetton - Television meteorologist, Wyatt Prunty - Poet.
Hospitals/medical centers in Humboldt:
Airports located in Humboldt:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Humboldt:
Public high school in Humboldt:
See full list of schools located in Humboldt, School District: HUMBOLDT CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Public elementary/middle schools in Humboldt:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.69. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Humboldt and their reported violations in the past:HUMBOLT UTILITIES-WATER DEPT (Population served: 9225, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 21.2%
(13.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.9% for Black residents, 42.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 38.5% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
17 people in correctional residential facilities in 2010
358 people in nursing homes in 2000
Humboldt compared to Tennessee state average:
Banks with branches in Humboldt (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Humboldt city (based on Gibson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 69.27%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 19
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
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Humboldt government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Humboldt government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.22% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,939 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.80% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,620 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Humboldt:
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TV broadcast stations around Humboldt:
See more detailed statistics of Humboldt fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 22See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Humboldt, TN
Total length: 99 meters (325ft)
Total costs: $4,531,000
Total average daily traffic: 83,080
Total average daily truck traffic: 6,796
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Humboldt)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 62 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Humboldt, TN)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 66 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Humboldt)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Humboldt)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 25 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Humboldt, TN
Total of 22 patent applications in 2008-2014.