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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Humboldt County, California

Humboldt County is located on the far North Coast of California. In the 2000 census, the county had a population of 126,518. The majority of residents live in or near Eureka, the county seat, and the smaller college town of Arcata, home to Humboldt State University. Both cities are located adjacent to Humboldt Bay, California's second largest natural bay. Area cities and towns are known for hundreds of ornate examples of Victorian architecture. Humboldt is a densely forested, rural county situated in Northern California's rugged Coast (Mountain) Ranges. With nearly 1,500,000 acres (6,100 km2) of combined public and private forest in production, Humboldt County accounts for twenty percent of the total forest production for all of California. The county contains over forty per cent of all... (from wikipedia)

General Information
California State$133,828 Average House Value (as of 2000)
126,808 Population (as of 2000)$32,700 Average House Income (as of 2000)
111,165 Population (current)2,689.7 Square Miles of Land
2.1 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)8.6 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
3,519 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$199,052,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
35,034 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$851,397,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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