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Humboldt County, Nevada (NV)

County population in 2016: 18,047 (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).

March 2019 cost of living index in Humboldt County: 82.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (43.1%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (20.1%), Educational, health and social services (18.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 39%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 61%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Humboldt County, NV (2017)
    • 11,24469.8%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4,83330.0%Hispanic or Latino
    • 8935.5%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 4222.6%Some other race alone
    • 3482.2%Two or more races
    • 930.6%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 900.6%Asian alone
    • 50.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

35.7 years
Nevada median age:

38.0 years
Males: 9,397  (52.1%)
Females: 8,650  (47.9%)
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Average household size:
Humboldt County:

2.0 people
Nevada:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $73,517 ($47,147 in 1999)
This county:

$73,517
Nevada:

$58,003

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $670 (lower quartile is $502, upper quartile is $841)
This county:

$670
State:

$903


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $181,617 (it was $93,200 in 2000)
Humboldt:

$181,617
Nevada:

$258,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $143,942 - $301,424
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,244
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $294

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:

  • 1997: 60 buildings, average cost: $116,900
  • 1998: 25 buildings, average cost: $129,100
  • 1999: 15 buildings, average cost: $113,300
  • 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
  • 2015: 19 buildings, average cost: $160,100
  • 2016: 12 buildings, average cost: $172,300
  • 2017: 17 buildings, average cost: $119,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Humboldt, NV residents
Average permit cost in Humboldt, NV
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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,213 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $795 (0.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Humboldt, NV in 2017
Distribution of house value in Humboldt, NV in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Humboldt, NV in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.3%
Humboldt County:

10.3%
Nevada:

13.0%
(6.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.8% for Black residents, 10.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 48.4% for American Indian residents, 20.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 1.1% for other race residents, 20.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 35.7 years old
(Males: 36.4 years old, Females: 35.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.3 years old, Black residents: 40.5 years old, American Indian residents: 26.7 years old, Asian residents: 50.1 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25.5 years old, Other race residents: 35.9 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:

2.6%
Nevada:

3.7%

Unemployment by year in Humboldt, NV
County total employment by year in Humboldt, NV
County average yearly wages by year in Humboldt, NV

Current college students: 432
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 83.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,929 (46.4% naturalized citizens)

Humboldt County:

10.7%
Whole state:

19.9%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 3812010 or later
  • 3902000 to 2009
  • 5681990 to 1999
  • 5231980 to 1989
  • 3431970 to 1979
  • 250Before 1970

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: 4,291
  • One, attached: 105
  • Two: 123
  • 3 or 4: 139
  • 5 to 9: 163
  • 20 to 49: 162
  • 50 or more: 31
  • Mobile homes: 2,301
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 65

Housing units in Humboldt County with a mortgage: 2,918 (18 second mortgage, 70 home equity loan, 2 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,188

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

69.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Humboldt County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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:

  • Nevada Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3243: September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: 3243, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Nevada Snow, Incident Period: January 06, 2005 to January 10, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3204: February 23, 2005, FEMA Id: 3204, Natural disaster type: Snow
  • Nevada Snow, Incident Period: December 29, 2004 to January 02, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3202: February 17, 2005, FEMA Id: 3202, Natural disaster type: Snow
  • Nevada SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: February 15, 1986 to March 12, 1986, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-759: February 28, 1986, FEMA Id: 759, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Nevada Drought, Incident Period: June 11, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3041: June 11, 1977, FEMA Id: 3041, Natural disaster type: Drought

The number of natural disasters in Humboldt County (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 4
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Humboldt

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 6,057 (66.5%)
  • Carpooled: 1,117 (12.3%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 835 (9.2%)
  • Ferryboat: 12 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 92 (1.0%)
  • Bicycle: 21 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 297 (3.3%)
  • Worked at home: 556 (6.1%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Construction and extraction occupations (27%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (79%)
  • Canada (4%)
  • Philippines (2%)
  • Costa Rica (2%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (2%)
  • Taiwan (1%)
  • England (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Humboldt County


  • American (8%)
  • English (6%)
  • German (6%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • Dutch (2%)
  • European (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
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 $70,159.

6.99% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($49,953 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.99%
Nevada average:

6.29%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.23% relocated from other counties in Nevada ($22,197 average AGI)
3.75% relocated from other states ($27,756 average AGI)
Humboldt County:

3.75%
Nevada average:

5.39%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Washoe County, NV  0.91% ($41,259 average AGI)
from Elko County, NV  0.64% ($56,780)
from Pershing County, NV  0.41% ($34,885)
from Clark County, NV  0.34% ($41,091)


9.10% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($61,867 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.10%
Nevada average:

5.08%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.29% relocated to other counties in Nevada ($31,436 average AGI)
4.81% relocated to other states ($30,430 average AGI)
Humboldt County:

4.81%
Nevada average:

4.17%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Washoe County, NV  1.45% ($73,842 average AGI)
to Elko County, NV  1.02% ($70,493)
to Pershing County, NV  0.43% ($41,250)
to Lyon County, NV  0.32% ($49,762)

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 population 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
Population without health insurance coverage in Humboldt County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Humboldt County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Humboldt County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Humboldt County
Population under 19 years 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 Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in 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: 3,019
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 308
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 31,546

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,290
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 642
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 6

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 28
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 47

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 12

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: 18,047
  • In family households: 15,137 (2,489 male householders, 1,869 female householders)
    3,332 spouses, 5,914 children (5,453 natural, 163 adopted, 298 stepchildren), 433 grandchildren, 142 brothers or sisters, 232 parents, 298 other relatives, 387 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,678 (1,507 male householders (1,301 living alone)), 683 female householders (607 living alone)), 492 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 229

Size of family households: 2,002 2-persons, 963 3-persons, 694 4-persons, 490 5-persons, 117 6-persons, 110 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,901 1-person, 212 2-persons, 63 3-persons, 5 4-persons.

3,173 married couples with children.
1,250 single-parent households (597 men, 653 women).

76.8% of residents of Humboldt speak English at home.
20.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (73% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (85% speak English very well, 15% speak English well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (31% speak English very well, 51% speak English well, 18% speak English not well).
1.6% of residents speak other language at home (92% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 1% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $70,538,000 ($4,176 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:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.3

Year house built in Humboldt County, Nevada
  • Year house built in Humboldt County, Nevada
  • 3692014 or later
  • 3382010 to 2013
  • 7182000 to 2009
  • 1,6601990 to 1999
  • 1,5761980 to 1989
  • 1,2451970 to 1979
  • 4351960 to 1969
  • 6031950 to 1959
  • 2211940 to 1949
  • 5721939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Humboldt County, Nevada
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Humboldt County, Nevada
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Humboldt County, Nevada
  • 681 room
  • 362 rooms
  • 2433 rooms
  • 5164 rooms
  • 1,5785 rooms
  • 9356 rooms
  • 7107 rooms
  • 4678 rooms
  • 5139+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Humboldt County, Nevada
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Humboldt County, Nevada
  • 361 room
  • 732 rooms
  • 2533 rooms
  • 4224 rooms
  • 4795 rooms
  • 1256 rooms
  • 547 rooms
  • 498 rooms
  • 539+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Humboldt County, Nevada
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Humboldt County, Nevada
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Humboldt County, Nevada
  • 88no bedroom
  • 1141 bedroom
  • 7922 bedrooms
  • 3,0773 bedrooms
  • 8074 bedrooms
  • 1825+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Humboldt County, Nevada
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Humboldt County, Nevada
  • 43no bedroom
  • 2401 bedroom
  • 7432 bedrooms
  • 4173 bedrooms
  • 1114 bedrooms
  • 65+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Humboldt County, Nevada in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Humboldt County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Humboldt County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 90no vehicle
  • 8391 vehicle
  • 1,7822 vehicles
  • 1,4343 vehicles
  • 6774 vehicles
  • 4225+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Humboldt County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Humboldt County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 144no vehicle
  • 7221 vehicle
  • 4212 vehicles
  • 2373 vehicles
  • 424 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

84.5% of Humboldt County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 31% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 47% lived in Nevada.

Humboldt County:

84.5%
State average:

82.0%

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

  • This state: 7,009
  • Other state: 8,906
  • Northeast: 311
  • Midwest: 1,358
  • South: 550
  • West: 6,731
Year householders moved into unit in Humboldt County, NV
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Humboldt County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 54.2%Utility gas
  • 17.7%Electricity
  • 12.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.1%Other fuel
  • 7.0%Wood
  • 1.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 56.9%Utility gas
  • 28.2%Electricity
  • 5.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.2%Other fuel
  • 1.6%Wood
  • 1.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 143
Here:

6.4%
Nevada:

6.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Nevada:

7.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 89
Here:

22.5%
Nevada:

15.3%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Humboldt County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,977,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $33,709,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,108,000
    Other: $622,000
    Parks and Recreation: $232,000
  • Construction - Hospitals: $20,824,000
    Local Fire Protection: $62,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $39,129,000
    Police Protection: $6,038,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,142,000
    Regular Highways: $3,112,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,523,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,208,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,856,000
    Financial Administration: $1,303,000
    Libraries: $1,137,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,062,000
    Parks and Recreation: $878,000
    Solid Waste Management: $835,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $508,000
    Health - Other: $354,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $253,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $143,000
    Local Fire Protection: $26,000
    General - Other: $22,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,030,000
    Transit Utilities: $204,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,170,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $330,000
    Other - Air Transportation: $12,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $343,000
    Correctional Institutions: $58,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $371,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $8,962,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,964,000
    Interest Earnings: $343,000
    Rents: $120,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,736,000
    Hospitals: $795,000
    Libraries: $299,000
    Police Protection: $170,000
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $31,000
    Central Staff Services: $24,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $12,000
    General Public Building: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $79,769,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $9,148,000
    Public Welfare: $5,658,000
    Other: $861,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,763,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $2,765,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $838,000
    Other Selective Sales: $321,000
    Other License: $241,000
    Amusements License: $55,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $45,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $29,217,000

Humboldt County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,977,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $33,709,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,108,000
    Other: $622,000
    Parks and Recreation: $232,000
  • Construction - Hospitals: $20,824,000
    Local Fire Protection: $62,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $39,129,000
    Police Protection: $6,038,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,142,000
    Regular Highways: $3,112,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,523,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,208,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,856,000
    Financial Administration: $1,303,000
    Libraries: $1,137,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,062,000
    Parks and Recreation: $878,000
    Solid Waste Management: $835,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $508,000
    Health - Other: $354,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $253,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $143,000
    Local Fire Protection: $26,000
    General - Other: $22,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,030,000
    Transit Utilities: $204,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,170,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $330,000
    Other - Air Transportation: $12,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $343,000
    Correctional Institutions: $58,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $371,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $8,962,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,964,000
    Interest Earnings: $343,000
    Rents: $120,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,736,000
    Hospitals: $795,000
    Libraries: $299,000
    Police Protection: $170,000
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $31,000
    Central Staff Services: $24,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $12,000
    General Public Building: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $79,769,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $9,148,000
    Public Welfare: $5,658,000
    Other: $861,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,763,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $2,765,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $838,000
    Other Selective Sales: $321,000
    Other License: $241,000
    Amusements License: $55,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $45,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $29,217,000

Humboldt County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,977,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $33,709,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,108,000
    Other: $622,000
    Parks and Recreation: $232,000
  • Construction - Hospitals: $20,824,000
    Local Fire Protection: $62,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $39,129,000
    Police Protection: $6,038,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,142,000
    Regular Highways: $3,112,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,523,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,208,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,856,000
    Financial Administration: $1,303,000
    Libraries: $1,137,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,062,000
    Parks and Recreation: $878,000
    Solid Waste Management: $835,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $508,000
    Health - Other: $354,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $253,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $143,000
    Local Fire Protection: $26,000
    General - Other: $22,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,030,000
    Transit Utilities: $204,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,170,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $330,000
    Other - Air Transportation: $12,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $343,000
    Correctional Institutions: $58,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $371,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $8,962,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,964,000
    Interest Earnings: $343,000
    Rents: $120,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,736,000
    Hospitals: $795,000
    Libraries: $299,000
    Police Protection: $170,000
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $31,000
    Central Staff Services: $24,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $12,000
    General Public Building: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $79,769,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $9,148,000
    Public Welfare: $5,658,000
    Other: $861,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,763,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $2,765,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $838,000
    Other Selective Sales: $321,000
    Other License: $241,000
    Amusements License: $55,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $45,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $29,217,000

Humboldt County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,977,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $33,709,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,108,000
    Other: $622,000
    Parks and Recreation: $232,000
  • Construction - Hospitals: $20,824,000
    Local Fire Protection: $62,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $39,129,000
    Police Protection: $6,038,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,142,000
    Regular Highways: $3,112,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,523,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,208,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,856,000
    Financial Administration: $1,303,000
    Libraries: $1,137,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,062,000
    Parks and Recreation: $878,000
    Solid Waste Management: $835,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $508,000
    Health - Other: $354,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $253,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $143,000
    Local Fire Protection: $26,000
    General - Other: $22,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,030,000
    Transit Utilities: $204,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,170,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $330,000
    Other - Air Transportation: $12,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $343,000
    Correctional Institutions: $58,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $371,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $8,962,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,964,000
    Interest Earnings: $343,000
    Rents: $120,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,736,000
    Hospitals: $795,000
    Libraries: $299,000
    Police Protection: $170,000
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $31,000
    Central Staff Services: $24,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $12,000
    General Public Building: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $79,769,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $9,148,000
    Public Welfare: $5,658,000
    Other: $861,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,763,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $2,765,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $838,000
    Other Selective Sales: $321,000
    Other License: $241,000
    Amusements License: $55,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $45,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $29,217,000

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
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:

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