The population of Briscoe County,
Texas fell by 100 in 2013 bringing the total to 1537
people living in 953 homes and apartments spread across 900
square miles. The new estimate moves Briscoe County to
number 63 in our list of least populated counties in the US.
People who live in Briscoe
County have an annual income of $20099 which is $5710 less
than the statewide average for Texas. The average per capita
income nationwide is $28051. Briscoe County ranks number 114
for highest income in sparsely populated counties.
REAL ESTATE VALUES
Homes are cheap here with the
median value of a home being $44800 compared to $181400
nationwide. 85.8% of housing units in Briscoe County are
occupied by their owners.
The US Census Bureau reports
8.8% of the county's residents are foreign immigrants who have settled in one of the most remote places in America.
people from Briscoe County include economist Orlin Grabbe,
poet Radie Britain and football coach Gene Mayfield.