Land for Sale in Texas
Find Farms, Ranches, Acreage, and Country Homes for Sale
Texas is the second-biggest state in the United States, covering an area of 268,601 square miles (172 million acres). Of its total landmass, 261,232 square miles (97 percent) is made up of land, while the remaining 7,365 square miles comprises water. The Lone Star State has over 200 public hunting areas, which include wildlife management areas, state parks and U.S. Forest Service lands. The state is also home to 191,000 miles of rivers and streams, along with numerous lakes and reservoirs and Gulf of Mexico coastline. Lands of America research shows that 97 percent of land in the Lone Star State is privately owned. Texas's current price-per-acre average places it 33rd in the country in terms of land value. This data represents $18.5 billion of ranches, farms and other land acreage for sale in the state covering a total of 5.1 million acres. Farmland was the most common type of land for sale in Texas. Of the 254 counties in Texas, Henderson County had the most land and farms for sale.
Archer County Land Info
With an estimated population of 8,715, Archer County is located in a large metropolitan area of the state. It is the 175th largest county in the state based on population and it's the 117th largest based on size (926 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in Archer County is farms. Other typical property types for sale in Archer County include ranches, residential property, commercial property and recreational property. Recent Lands of Texas data included 2,007 acres of land for sale in Archer County valued at a combined $4 million, with a median sale price of $596,995. Based on data for median land prices throughout Texas, the median price of land for sale in Archer County is currently more expensive than the rest of the state. The city of Wichita Falls in Archer County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Archer County places the county 175th overall in the state. Archer County is located in North Texas, a region comprising 30 counties. North Texas generally refers to the counties in the north-central part of the state, excluding those in the Texas Panhandle. It covers the metro areas of Dallas-Fort Worth and Wichita Falls and their surrounding counties. It is the state's most populous region.