Humboldt County is located in northwestern Nevada. The County Seat is Winnemucca and the largest city is Winnemucca. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.hcnv.us/. The 2014 population estimate is 17,279 and the 2010 census population was 16,525. The land area is 9,640.76 square miles and there are 1.7 persons per square mile.
90.1% of the population is White, 1.1% is Black or African American, 25.2% is Hispanic or Latino, 1% is Asian, 4.9% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.3% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 2.6% is two or more races. 82.9% have a high school degree or higher, and 12.6% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $147,400, there are 6,314 households, an average of 2.63 persons per household. The per capita income is $26,515, the median household income is $59,472, and 12.3% of the persons in Humboldt County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 1,115. Retail sales (in $1000) were $333,593, and sales per capita were $18,936. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 23.6%.
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