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.
Bastrop County Land Info
With an estimated population of 80,527, Bastrop County is a large urban county in Texas. It is the 46th largest county in the state and 174th based on its size (896 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in Bastrop County is farms. Other common property types for sale in Bastrop County include ranches, residential property, recreational property and undeveloped land. Recent Lands of Texas data showed 7,869 acres of land for sale in Bastrop County valued at a combined $81 million, with a median sale price of $223,500. Compared to statewide median land prices, the median price for land for sale in Bastrop County is about 7 percent cheaper than throughout the rest of Texas. The city of Bastrop in Bastrop County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Bastrop County places the county 47th overall in the state. Bastrop County is located in Central Texas, a region comprising 30 counties. The central region of Texas covers the state's three largest cities: Houston, Dallas-Fort Worth and San Antonio. The limestone terrain of Texas Hill Country lies in Central Texas, as do the state's three largest rivers, the Trinity, the Brazos and the Colorado.The value and availability of land, make Bastrop County a popular destination for older snowbirds.
Land for sale including Lakefront Property in Bastrop County Texas