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.
Humboldt is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Humboldt is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Humboldt who work in office and administrative support (15.39%), healthcare suport services (12.93%), and sales jobs (12.90%).
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Humboldt is worth considering.
Humboldt is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In Humboldt, just 10.80% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Humboldt in 2010 was $16,215, which is low income relative to Tennessee and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $64,860 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 German, Irish, English, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Humboldt is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.