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Humboldt County
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Humboldt County Stats
County stats at a glance
Population: 132,708 (2009)
Median Household income: $35,985 (2009)
Population in Poverty: 19.0% (2009)
Unemployment Rate: 11.0% (2009)

Educational Attainment (2009)
High school graduates: 91.0%
Baccalaureate recipients: 26.5%
Advanced degree recipients: 8.1%

Projected County Growth 1970 - 2050:

Sources:
California Department of Finance
US Census Bureau


College-going rate 2009
High School Graduates: 1,241
UC Freshmen: 49
CSU Freshmen: 108
CCC Freshmen: 384
Public College Freshmen: 541

 UC:    3.9%
 CSU:  8.7%
 CCC:  30.9%
 Vertical line is state average
Overall College-going rate to publics: 43.6%



Colleges in Humboldt County: 2

 CSU Humboldt
Arcata, CA 95521

 College of the Redwoods
Eureka, CA 95501


Comprehensive Public High Schools in Humboldt County: 12
 Eureka Senior High, Eureka
HS Grads: 286, First-time Frosh: 166
 Fortuna Union High, Fortuna
HS Grads: 179, First-time Frosh: 116
 Arcata High, Arcata
HS Grads: 178, First-time Frosh: 128
 McKinleyville High, McKinleyville
HS Grads: 149, First-time Frosh: 87
 Mattole Valley Charter (#159), Petrolia
HS Grads: 99, First-time Frosh: 13
 South Fork Junior - Senior High, Miranda
HS Grads: 57, First-time Frosh: 35
 Academy of the Redwoods, Eureka
HS Grads: 43, First-time Frosh: 19
 Ferndale High, Ferndale
HS Grads: 43, First-time Frosh: 27
 Hoopa Valley High, Hoopa
HS Grads: 33, First-time Frosh: 18
 Six Rivers Charter High, Arcata
HS Grads: 15, First-time Frosh: 5
 Northcoast Preparatory and Performing Arts Academy, Arcata
HS Grads: N/A, First-time Frosh: 1
 Northcoast Charter, Trinidad
HS Grads: N/A, First-time Frosh: 4