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|People QuickFacts||Humboldt County||California|
|Population, 2013 estimate||134,493||38,332,521|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||134,623||37,253,959|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||-0.1%||2.9%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||5.3%||6.5%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||19.5%||23.9%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||14.8%||12.5%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||50.0%||50.3%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||84.4%||73.5%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||1.3%||6.6%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||6.2%||1.7%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||2.5%||14.1%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.3%||0.5%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||5.3%||3.7%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||10.5%||38.4%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||76.2%||39.0%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013||81.2%||84.2%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013||5.7%||27.0%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013||9.7%||43.7%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013||90.4%||81.2%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013||27.5%||30.7%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013||17.5||27.2|
|Housing units, 2013||61,962||13,790,495|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013||55.9%||55.3%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013||19.9%||31.0%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013||$288,300||$366,400|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013||2.44||2.94|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013||$23,540||$29,527|
|Median household income, 2009-2013||$41,426||$61,094|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013||20.4%||15.9%|
|Business QuickFacts||Humboldt County||California|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||3,225||864,9131|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||32,326||12,952,8181|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||-3.7%||2.0%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||10,926||2,926,065|
|Total number of firms, 2007||14,689||3,425,510|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||4.0%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||2.9%||1.3%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||14.9%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.3%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||16.5%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||26.9%||30.3%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||877,020||491,372,092|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||D||598,456,486|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||1,726,357||455,032,270|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$13,428||$12,561|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||209,017||80,852,787|
|Building permits, 2012||177||58,549|
|Geography QuickFacts||Humboldt County||California|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||3,567.99||155,779.22|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||37.7||239.1|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Eureka-Arcata-Fortuna, CA Micro Area|