In 2017, Humboldt County, CA had a population of 135k people with a median age of 37.7 and a median household income of $43,718. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Humboldt County, CA grew from 135,182 to 135,490, a 0.228% increase and its median household income grew from $42,685 to $43,718, a 2.42% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Humboldt County, CA are White (Non-Hispanic) (74.9%), White (Hispanic) (5.82%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (5.06%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (4.57%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (3.66%). N/A% of the people in Humboldt County, CA speak a non-English language, and 96.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Humboldt County, CA are Humboldt State University (2,059 degrees awarded in 2017), College of the Redwoods (691 degrees), and Fredrick and Charles Beauty College (45 degrees).
The median property value in Humboldt County, CA is $285,800, and the homeownership rate is 56.5%. Most people in Humboldt County, CA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 16.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Humboldt County, CA is 2 cars per household.