The population of Esmeralda
County, Nevada increased by 49 in 2013 bringing the total to
just 832 people living in 839 homes and apartments spread across
3582 square miles. The new estimate moves Esmeralda County to
number 28 in our list of least populated counties in the US.
People who live in Esmeralda
County have an annual income of $25846 which is $1157 less than
the statewide average for Nevada. The average per capita income
nationwide is $28051. Esmeralda County ranks number 52 for
highest income in sparsely populated counties.
REAL ESTATE VALUES
Homes are cheap here with the
median value of a home being $64200 compared to $181400
nationwide. 57.6% of housing units in Esmeralda County are
occupied by their owners.
The US Census Bureau reports
16.8% of the county's residents are foreign immigrants who have settled in one of the most remote places in America.