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Humboldt County, Nevada (NV)

County population in 2014: 17,279 (62% urban, 38% rural); it was 16,106 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,775
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,692
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,186
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,822 (it was 1,547 in 2000)
% of renters here:

27%
State:

41%

Land area: 9648 sq. mi.

Water area: 10.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 2 people per square mile   (very low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Humboldt County: 81.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (34.6%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (24.5%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (11.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 43%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 57%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Humboldt County, Nevada:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (68.9%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (24.4%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (3.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • Asian alone (0.7%)
Median resident age:  36.0 years
Nevada median age:  36.0 years
Males: 9,047  (52.4%)
Females: 8,232  (47.6%)
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Humboldt County,NV real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Humboldt County:

2.0 people
Nevada:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $57,703 ($47,147 in 1999)

This county:

$57703
Nevada:

$51230

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $540 (lower quartile is $423, upper quartile is $776)
This county:

$540
State:

$815


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $144,088 (it was $93,200 in 2000)
Humboldt:

$144,088
Nevada:

$165,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $80,500 - $219,942
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,025
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $307

Institutionalized population: 171

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 53
  • Burglaries: 20
  • Thefts: 44
  • Auto thefts: 6

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 32
  • Burglaries: 38
  • Thefts: 29
  • Auto thefts: 9
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $149,600
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $185,600
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $120,100
  • 2003: 26 buildings, average cost: $132,200
  • 2004: 47 buildings, average cost: $133,900
  • 2005: 58 buildings, average cost: $146,800
  • 2006: 61 buildings, average cost: $151,600
  • 2007: 52 buildings, average cost: $147,500
  • 2008: 41 buildings, average cost: $135,200
  • 2009: 16 buildings, average cost: $132,100
  • 2010: 12 buildings, average cost: $107,300
  • 2011: 25 buildings, average cost: $130,900
  • 2012: 102 buildings, average cost: $125,300
  • 2013: 78 buildings, average cost: $158,400
  • 2014: 18 buildings, average cost: $159,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $844 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $664 (0.6%)

Humboldt County household income distribution in 2009 Humboldt County home values distribution Humboldt County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.3%
(11.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.9% for Black residents, 9.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 44.0% for American Indian residents, 64.3% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 3.7% for other race residents, 24.9% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.9%
Humboldt County:

12.9%
Nevada:

15.8%
(11.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.9% for Black residents, 9.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 50.1% for American Indian residents, 78.6% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 4.1% for other race residents, 27.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 36 years old
(Males: 36 years old, Females: 35 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42 years old, Black residents: 30 years old, American Indian residents: 35 years old, Asian residents: 34 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25 years old, Other race residents: 32 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Humboldt County is $528 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $693 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $830 a month.

Cities in this county include: Golconda, Winnemucca, Fort McDermitt, Summit Lake, McDermitt, Orovada, Paradise Valley, Denio, Valmy.

Humboldt County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Neighboring counties: Cache County, Utah , Del Norte County, California , Cuyahoga County, Ohio , Dakota County, Nebraska , Elk County, Pennsylvania , Schuyler County, New York , Wood County, Ohio .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.8%
Nevada:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 432
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 78.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,669 (44% naturalized citizens)

Humboldt County:

10.4%
Whole state:

15.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 388
  • 1990 to 1994: 165
  • 1985 to 1989: 244
  • 1980 to 1984: 279
  • 1975 to 1979: 241
  • 1970 to 1974: 102
  • 1970 to 1974: 102
  • 1965 to 1969: 148

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 93.8%

Humboldt County marital status for males Humboldt County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,175
  • One, attached: 56
  • Two: 100
  • 3 or 4: 232
  • 5 to 9: 120
  • 10 to 19: 70
  • 20 or more: 116
  • Mobile homes: 2,943
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 142

Housing units in Humboldt County with a mortgage: 1,541 (158 second mortgage, 137 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 452

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

82.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Humboldt County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic4,0963
Other2,0484
Evangelical Protestant1,37914
Mainline Protestant1891
None8,816-
Humboldt County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Humboldt County:

2.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

1.00 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Humboldt County:

7.44 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 16
This county:

9.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.14 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Humboldt County:

7.3%
Nevada:

8.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Humboldt County:

31.6%
State:

24.5%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

18.8%
State:

13.2%

Agriculture in Humboldt County:

Average size of farms: 3267 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $235,832
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $335.99
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 31.58%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $209,367
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 14.70%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 98.90%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $202,630
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 81.12%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 7.14
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.10%
Vegetables: 289 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 5 acres

Earthquake activity:

Humboldt County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nevada state average. It is 464% greater than the overall U.S. average.

Most recent natural disasters:

  • NevadaHurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3243): September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3243, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • NevadaSnow, Incident Period: January 6, 2005 to January 10, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3204): February 23, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3204, Natural disaster type: Snow
  • NevadaSnow, Incident Period: December 29, 2004 to January 2, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3202): February 17, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3202, Natural disaster type: Snow
  • NevadaSEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: February 15, 1986 to March 12, 1986, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-759): February 28, 1986, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-759, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • NevadaDrought, Incident Period: June 11, 1977, Emergency Declared (EM-3041): June 11, 1977, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3041, Natural disaster type: Drought

The number of natural disasters in Humboldt County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 4

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (84%)
  • Canada (3%)
  • Spain (3%)
  • Germany (2%)
  • Italy (2%)
  • Philippines (1%)
  • Ireland (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Humboldt County (%):

  • German (16%)
  • English (9%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • United States or American (9%)
  • Italian (4%)
  • Basque (4%)
  • Norwegian (4%)

Humboldt County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,193 (60%)
  • Carpooled: 1,673 (24%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 593 (9%)
  • Taxi: 28 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 10 (0%)
  • Walked: 253 (4%)
  • Other means: 52 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 129 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Humboldt County, Nevada in 2000:

  • 135 people in state prisons
  • 30 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 28 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 26 people in nursing homes
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

People in group quarters in Humboldt County, Nevada in 2010:

  • 118 people in state prisons
  • 29 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 24 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 7 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 2 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $60,137.

7.49% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($46,085 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.49%
Nevada average:

5.67%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.64% relocated from other counties in Nevada ($17,432 average AGI)
4.85% relocated from other states ($28,654 average AGI)
Humboldt County:

4.85%
Nevada average:

4.72%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Washoe County, NV  0.85% ($35,340 average AGI)
from Elko County, NV  0.43% ($56,556)
from Lander County, NV  0.37% ($59,174)
from Clark County, NV  0.29% ($45,667)
from Nye County, NV  0.18% ($72,727)
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.16% ($35,000)
from Pershing County, NV  0.16% ($54,200)


7.60% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,998 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.60%
Nevada average:

5.77%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.96% relocated to other counties in Nevada ($19,272 average AGI)
4.64% relocated to other states ($27,724 average AGI)
Humboldt County:

4.64%
Nevada average:

4.82%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Washoe County, NV  1.38% ($39,802 average AGI)
to Elko County, NV  0.45% ($72,214)
to Pershing County, NV  0.19% ($40,667)
to Lyon County, NV  0.19% ($44,083)
to Clark County, NV  0.18% ($38,273)
to Ada County, ID  0.18% ($42,273)
to Lander County, NV  0.18% ($71,545)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 19.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.1

Births per 1000 population in Humboldt County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 6.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 6.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 7.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Humboldt County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.4

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Humboldt County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 22.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 16.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Humboldt County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Humboldt County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,943 (1,624 aged, 319 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 835 (17%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Humboldt County, Nevada in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (129)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (123)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (115)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (86)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (59)
  • Intentional self-harm by other and unspecified firearm discharge (45)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (37)
  • Person injured in unspecified motor-vehicle accident, traffic (33)
  • Congestive heart failure (32)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (31)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 5.92
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 3019
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 307.820
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 31545.61

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1290.210
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 642.190
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 5.84

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 27.56
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 46.7

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 11.68

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 275.9. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 181.1
  • Other - 94.8

Household type by relationship:

Households: 16,345
  • In family households: 13,915 (3,296 male householders, 1,020 female householders)
    3,348 spouses, 4,919 children (4,444 natural, 113 adopted, 362 stepchildren), 371 grandchildren, 140 brothers or sisters, 126 parents, 188 other relatives, 406 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,430 (1,222 male householders (972 living alone)), 751 female householders (636 living alone)), 457 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 183 (171 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,842 2-persons, 914 3-persons, 812 4-persons, 445 5-persons, 183 6-persons, 120 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,608 1-person, 301 2-persons, 41 3-persons, 18 4-persons, 5 5-persons.

3,745 married couples with children.
903 single-parent households (304 men, 599 women).

80.8% of residents of Humboldt County speak English at home.
15.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (50% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 20% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (89% speak English very well, 11% speak English well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (86% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
1.9% of residents speak other language at home (57% speak English very well, 36% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $70,538,000 ($4176 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,533,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $29,118,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $10,006,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $4,579,000
Federal grants: $14,256,000
Federal procurement contracts: $3,258,000 ($38,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $9,321,000 ($227,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $900,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $11,016,000
Federal Government insurance: $11,970,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,124
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

71 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 586
Here:

34 per 1000 residents
State:

37 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +278
Here:

+16 per 1000 residents
State:

+27 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,596
Here -93 per 1000 residents
State +112 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Humboldt County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.66 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

3.8

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 35
  • 2000 to 2004: 861
  • 1990 to 1999: 2,172
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,333
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,024
  • 1960 to 1969: 409
  • 1950 to 1959: 508
  • 1940 to 1949: 216
  • 1939 or earlier: 539
Rooms in houses/apartments in Humboldt County, Nevada
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 13
  • 2 rooms: 106
  • 3 rooms: 312
  • 4 rooms: 540
  • 5 rooms: 1,055
  • 6 rooms: 989
  • 7 rooms: 553
  • 8 rooms: 314
  • 9+ rooms: 304
  • 1 room: 46
  • 2 rooms: 173
  • 3 rooms: 253
  • 4 rooms: 359
  • 5 rooms: 372
  • 6 rooms: 181
  • 7 rooms: 109
  • 8 rooms: 54
  • 9+ rooms: 0
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Humboldt County, Nevada
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 13
  • 1 bedroom: 311
  • 2 bedrooms: 915
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,236
  • 4 bedrooms: 549
  • 5+ bedrooms: 162
  • no bedroom: 46
  • 1 bedroom: 420
  • 2 bedrooms: 502
  • 3 bedrooms: 483
  • 4 bedrooms: 87
  • 5+ bedrooms: 9
Cars and other vehicles available in Humboldt County, Nevada in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 148
  • 1 vehicle: 847
  • 2 vehicles: 1,805
  • 3 vehicles: 1,018
  • 4 vehicles: 250
  • 5+ vehicles: 118
  • no vehicle: 161
  • 1 vehicle: 692
  • 2 vehicles: 506
  • 3 vehicles: 133
  • 4 vehicles: 55
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

47% of Humboldt County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 43% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 35% lived in Nevada.

Humboldt County:

46.7%
State average:

39.0%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 5268
  • Northeast: 390
  • Midwest: 1514
  • South: 675
  • West: 6499

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $81,900


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Humboldt County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (56.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (21.1%)
  • Electricity (15.0%)
  • Wood (5.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.9%)
  • Utility gas (61.2%)
  • Electricity (21.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13.9%)
  • Wood (2.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 9
Here:

0.4%
Nevada:

4.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 12
Here:

1.0%
Nevada:

5.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 42
Here:

11.6%
Nevada:

11.7%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Humboldt County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,064,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $22,570,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,062,000
    Police Protection: $2,914,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,496,000
    Regular Highways: $2,011,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,304,000
    Financial Administration: $1,132,000
    General Public Buildings: $970,000
    Parks and Recreation: $881,000
    Libraries: $779,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $752,000
    Solid Waste Management: $732,000
    Health - Other: $247,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $164,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,176,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Parks and Recreation: $277,000
    General - Other: $147,000
    Air Transportation: $70,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $125,000
    Correctional Institutions: $49,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $132,000
    Central Staff Services: $41,000
    Regular Highways: $26,000
    Parks and Recreation: $23,000
    Financial Administration: $19,000
    Correctional Institutions: $15,000
    Health - Other: $7,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,584,000

Humboldt County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $20,736,000
    All Other: $1,018,000
    Solid Waste Management: $729,000
    Parks and Recreation: $199,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $619,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,207,000
    General Local Government Support: $961,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,891,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $847,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $636,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $7,713,000
    Highways: $1,451,000
    All Other: $141,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,972,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $1,319,000
    Public Utility License: $1,157,000
    Other Selective Sales: $248,000
    Other License: $180,000
    Amusements License: $55,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $41,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $6,000

Humboldt County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $77,956,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $74,106,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,850,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,449,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $893,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $556,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $1,026,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $793,000

Humboldt County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,797,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $18,973,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $74,505,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 215
  • Number of aged recipients: 60
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 155
  • Number of recipients under 18: 22
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 127
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 66
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 96
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 86
Humboldt County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Humboldt County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Humboldt County, NV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William5274.1 years
John5073.4 years
James4670.5 years
Robert4069.6 years
Mary3177.5 years
George2774.7 years
Frank2577.1 years
Joseph2373.9 years
Charles2170.3 years
Walter1975.9 years
Most common last names in Humboldt County, NV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Crutcher2057.7 years
Miller1672.6 years
Anderson1576.1 years
Smith1572.4 years
Jones1275.2 years
Smart1265.0 years
Brown1171.1 years
Johnson1076.0 years
Wright972.1 years
Martin971.6 years
Businesses in Humboldt County, NV
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1La-Z-Boy1
Arby's1Lane Furniture1
AutoZone1Long John Silver's1
Best Western1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Burger King1Motel 61
Curves1Nike1
Days Inn1RadioShack1
FedEx3Super 81
Ford1T-Mobile2
H&R Block1True Value1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul3
Jack In The Box1UPS5
KFC1Walmart1

Humboldt County on our top lists:

  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election"