The population of Armstrong
County, Texas increased by 48 in 2013 bringing the total to
1949 people living in 902 homes and apartments spread across
909 square miles. The new estimate moves Armstrong County to
number 86 in our list of least populated counties in the US.
People who live in Armstrong
County have an annual income of $24234 which is $1575 less
than the statewide average for Texas. The average per capita
income nationwide is $28051. Armstrong County ranks number
73 for highest income in sparsely populated counties.
REAL ESTATE VALUES
Homes are cheap here with the
median value of a home being $91800 compared to $181400
nationwide. 76.9% of housing units in Armstrong County are
occupied by their owners.
The US Census Bureau reports
5.2% of the county's residents are foreign immigrants who have settled in one of the most remote places in America.
from Armstrong County, Texas include JA Ranch cowboy Tom
Blasingame, journalist Charlie Maple, and author, ranch
historian and radio commentator Laura Vernon Hamner.