|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Humboldt is 7,855. Humboldt, Tennessee is the 3,695th largest city in the US.
Parts of Humboldt are located within Gibson County and Madison County.
The peak population of Humboldt was in 1990, when its population was 9,668. In 1990, Humboldt was the 2,524th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,695th largest city in the US. Humboldt is currently 18.8% smaller than it was in 1990.
Humboldt has shrunk 17.0% since the year 2000. Humboldt, Tennessee's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Humboldt has a population density of 871.4 people per square mile.
|3689||Camden, South Carolina||7,907||18.1%|
|3691||Bay Minette, Alabama||7,894||0.4%|
|3694||Park City, Illinois||7,867||18.0%|
|3697||Grove City, Pennsylvania||7,849||-1.9%|
|3698||Siler City, North Carolina||7,848||10.6%|
|3700||Westlake Village, California||7,845||-6.3%|
The total voting age population of Humboldt, Tennessee, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 6,245. The voting age population is 43.7% male and 56.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 23.7% of the residents of Humboldt are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Humboldt are 53.1% White, 45.5% Black, 0.7% Other and 0.7% Two or more races. Additionally, 4.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Humboldt, 28.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 45.4%. On a per-household basis, 24.2% of families are below the poverty line in Humboldt.
Among those aged 16 and older, 48.3% of Humboldt residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 80.3% of Humboldt residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.2% have a bachelor's degree and 6.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Humboldt residents aged 5 and older, 5.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Humboldt is 6.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Humboldt, 14.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Humboldt is $31,165.
In Humboldt, 52.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 47.8% of housing units in Humboldt.
Of all the housing units in Humboldt, 11.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Humboldt, 6.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 270 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Humboldt is $684.
In Humboldt, 64.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.