The population of Cottle County,
Texas fell by 53 in 2013 bringing the total to 1452
people living in 963 homes and apartments spread across 901
square miles. The new estimate moves Cottle County to number
61 in our list of least populated counties in the US.
People who live in Cottle
County have an annual income of $21429 which is $4380 less
than the statewide average for Texas. The average per capita
income nationwide is $28051. Cottle County ranks number 106
for highest income in sparsely populated counties.
REAL ESTATE VALUES
Homes are cheap here with the
median value of a home being $40800 compared to $181400
nationwide. 79.3% of housing units in Cottle County are
occupied by their owners.
The US Census Bureau reports
2.8% of the county's residents are foreign immigrants who have settled in one of the most remote places in America.
people from Cottle County include the original Marlboro
Man, Clarence Hailey Long as well as football player Maury
Bray and Texas state representative William S Heatly.