The population of Highland County,
Virginia fell by 106 in 2013 bringing the total to
2215 people living in 1849 homes and apartments spread
across 415 square miles. The new estimate moves Highland
County to number 109 in our list of least populated counties
in the US.
People who live in Highland
County have an annual income of $26798 which is $6528 less
than the statewide average for Virginia. The average per
capita income nationwide is $28051. Highland County ranks
number 38 for highest income in sparsely populated counties.
REAL ESTATE VALUES
Homes are expensive here with
the median value of a home being $184700 compared to $181400
nationwide. 83.7% of housing units in Highland County are
occupied by their owners.
The US Census Bureau reports
0.4% of the county's residents are foreign immigrants who have settled in one of the most remote places in America.