Humboldt is a tiny city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 851 people and just one neighborhood, Humboldt is the 124th largest community in Nebraska. Humboldt has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Humboldt is a blue-collar town, with 35.88% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Humboldt is a city of service providers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Humboldt who work in management occupations (13.56%), food service (8.19%) and sales jobs (6.21%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Humboldt’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Humboldt has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Humboldt has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Humboldt than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Humboldt may be for you.
Being a small city, Humboldt does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.