The population of Foard County,
Texas fell by 59 in 2013 bringing the total to 1277
people living in 789 homes and apartments spread across 704
square miles. The new estimate moves Foard County to number
47 in our list of least populated counties in the US.
People who live in Foard
County have an annual income of $18954 which is $6855 less
than the statewide average for Texas. The average per capita
income nationwide is $28051. Foard County ranks number 124
for highest income in sparsely populated counties.
REAL ESTATE VALUES
Homes are cheap here with the
median value of a home being $37700 compared to $181400
nationwide. 68.2% of housing units in Foard County are
occupied by their owners.
The US Census Bureau reports
2.3% 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 Foard County include
Marvin Whited aka
Marvin Eugene Whited, Jr. born July 26, 1918 in Crowell,
Texas. He was a guard in the National Football League for
the Washington Redskins.