The population of Motley County,
Texas fell by 14 in 2013 bringing the total to 1196
people living in 779 homes and apartments spread across 990
square miles. The new estimate moves Motley County to number
43 in our list of least populated counties in the US.
People who live in Motley
County have an annual income of $19288 which is $6521 less
than the statewide average for Texas. The average per capita
income nationwide is $28051. Motley County ranks number 121
for highest income in sparsely populated counties.
REAL ESTATE VALUES
Homes are cheap here with the
median value of a home being $49600 compared to $181400
nationwide. 74% of housing units in Motley County are
occupied by their owners.
The US Census Bureau reports
2.6% 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 Motley County include
Howard D Graves,
former United States Army Lieutenant General, Superintendent
of the United States Military Academy and Chancellor of
Texas A&M University.