The population of Kent County,
Texas decreased by one in 2013 bringing the total to just 807
people living in 552 homes and apartments spread across 903
square miles. The new estimate moves Kent County to number 25 in
our list of least populated counties in the US.
People who live in Kent County
have an annual income of $22949 which is $2860 less than the
statewide average for Texas. The average per capita income
nationwide is $28051. Kent County ranks number 87 for highest
income in sparsely populated counties.
REAL ESTATE VALUES
Homes are cheap here with the
median value of a home being $63800 compared to $181400
nationwide. 69.3% of housing units in Kent County are occupied
by their owners.
The US Census Bureau reports 2.7%
of the county's residents are foreign immigrants who have settled in one of the most remote places in America.
Famous people who got their start in Kent County include
Jim W Corder