The population of Menard County,
Texas fell by 94 in 2013 bringing the total to 2148
people living in 1701 homes and apartments spread across 902
square miles. The new estimate moves Menard County to number
104 in our list of least populated counties in the US.
People who live in Menard
County have an annual income of $20754 which is $5055 less
than the statewide average for Texas. The average per capita
income nationwide is $28051. Menard County ranks number 108
for highest income in sparsely populated counties.
REAL ESTATE VALUES
Homes are cheap here with the
median value of a home being $62100 compared to $181400
nationwide. 71.7% of housing units in Menard County are
occupied by their owners.
The US Census Bureau reports
4.8% of the county's residents are foreign immigrants who have settled in one of the most remote places in America.
people from Menard County include US Air Force hero Hewitt T Wheless,
aviation pioneer Paul W Beck and mycologist Harry D Thiers.