Humboldt is a somewhat small city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 8,313 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Humboldt is the 68th largest community in Tennessee.
Unlike some cities, Humboldt isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Humboldt are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Humboldt is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Humboldt who work in office and administrative support (14.30%), healthcare suport services (10.37%), and sales jobs (9.70%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Humboldt has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Humboldt a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small city, Humboldt doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The population of Humboldt has a very low overall level of education: only 8.35% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Humboldt in 2010 was $16,784, which is lower middle income relative to Tennessee, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $67,136 for a family of four.
Humboldt is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Humboldt home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Humboldt residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Humboldt include African, English, German, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Humboldt is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.