America's Loneliest Counties
Stories and Stats from The Least Populated Most Remote Rural Counties in the US
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Updated April 2014
Hinsdale County, Colorado
Seat: Lake City
The population of Hinsdale
County, Colorado decreased by 30 in 2013 bringing the total to
just 813 people living in 1406 homes and apartments spread
across 1117 square miles. The new estimate moves Hinsdale County
to number 26 in our list of least populated counties in the US.
People who live in Hinsdale
County have an annual income of $36524 which is $5485 more than
the statewide average for Colorado. The average per capita
income nationwide is $28051. Hinsdale County ranks number 7 for
highest income in sparsely populated counties.
REAL ESTATE VALUES
Homes are expensive here with the
median value of a home being $252700 compared to $181400
nationwide. 79.3% of housing units in Hinsdale County are
occupied by their owners.
The US Census Bureau reports 1.4%
of the county's residents are foreign immigrants who have settled in one of the most remote places in America.
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