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.
Bandera County Land Info
With an estimated population of 21,269, Bandera County is a large urban county in Texas. It is the 115th largest county in the state and 206th based on its size (798 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in Bandera County is farms. Other typical property types for sale in Bandera County include ranches, recreational property, residential property and riverfront property. Recent Lands of Texas data included 42,458 acres of land for sale in Bandera County valued at a combined $390 million, with a median sale price of $239,450. Compared to statewide median land prices, the median price for land for sale in Bandera County is close to average land prices throughout the rest of the Lone Star State. Bandera County is one of the ten most active land and rural real estate land markets in Texas. The city of Bandera in Bandera County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Bandera County places the county 53rd overall in the state. Bandera County is located in South Texas, a region comprising 47 counties. South Texas is typically classified as the area between the San Antonio metro area and south to the Rio Grande and Gulf of Mexico.The value and availability of land, as well as access to outdoor recreation including hunting and fishing, make Bandera County a popular destination for retirees.