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.
Brazos County Land Info
With an estimated population of 215,037, Brazos County is located in a large metropolitan area of the state. It is the 23rd largest county in the state based on population and it's the 236th largest based on size (590 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in Brazos County is farms. Other typical property types for sale in Brazos County include residential property, ranches, commercial property and horse property. Recent Lands of Texas data showed 4,474 acres of land for sale in Brazos County valued at a combined $122 million, with a median sale price of $234,000. Compared to statewide median land prices, the median price for land for sale in Brazos County is about 3 percent cheaper than throughout the rest of the state. The city of Bryan in Brazos County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Brazos County places the county 16th overall in the state. Brazos 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 Brazos County a popular destination for older snowbirds.
Land for sale including Lakefront Property in Brazos County Texas