Near-Record Number of US Counties Are Vanishing, Remedy Is Immigration

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A near-record number of counties across the country are dying due to drops in population, leaving states like West Virginia, Maine, Pennsylvania, and Vermont with questionable futures unless they undergo an influx of young Hispanic immigrants or new economic development.

Roughly 760 of 3,142 counties nationwide are losing residents, and suffering the economic consequences.

Lucas Stanley via Flickr.


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