Humboldt County, Nevada

Humboldt County: County in Nevada, United States


Humboldt County is a county located in the U.S. state of Nevada. As of the 2010 census, the population was 16,528 and a population density of 1 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 16,962 inhabitants. Its county seat is Winnemucca. The county was created 167 years ago in 1855.

Humboldt County locator map
Location of Humboldt County on Nevada map.

Quick Facts about Humboldt County

Population : 16,962 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Nevada (United States)
Different from : Humboldt County, Humboldt County
Area : 25014 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.2%
Land as percent of area : 99.8%
Named for : Humboldt River
Capital : Winnemucca
Establishment : January 01, 1856
Time Zone : America/Los_Angeles
Local time : 04:45:48 (22nd September 2023)
Density : 1 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 2.56% (2010-2020)
Weather : 34℉ Isolated Rain Showers 7-days weather
Humboldt County Courthouse image
Humboldt County Courthouse
Humboldt County Courthouse image


Humboldt County is located at 41°24'25"N 118°6'43"W (41.4068400, -118.1119700). It has 7 neighbors: Lander County, Owyhee County, Elko County, Pershing County, Washoe County, Harney County and Malheur County.

Humboldt County map

The largest city of Humboldt County is Winnemucca with a population of 7,801. . See all Humboldt County cities & populated places.

Humboldt County Populated Places

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Humboldt County.

City Name Population Title
Winnemucca 7,801 City in and county seat of Humboldt County, Nevada, United States


Humboldt County forecast: Isolated rain showers before 5am, then areas of frost. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. more

Humboldt County has 7 neighbours.


The population of Humboldt County increased by 2.56% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 16,528 - census
2011 16,639 0.67% estimation process
2012 17,071 2.53% estimation process
2013 17,354 1.63% estimation process
2014 17,215 -0.81% estimation process
2015 17,017 -1.16% estimation process
2016 16,795 -1.32% estimation process
2017 16,719 -0.45% estimation process
2018 16,778 0.35% estimation process
2019 16,831 0.31% estimation process
2020 16,962 0.77% estimation process

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