Although not located adjacent to a major metro area, Brown County, Texas, has an urban population that was estimated to be 37,896 people during the last U.S. Census survey. Brown County is one of 70 counties located in West Texas. The West Texas region is a sprawling area that can loosely be classified as comprising the counties around the main metro areas of El Paso, Lubbock, Abilene, Midland/Odessa and San Angelo. The most common type of land for sale in Brown County is farms. Other common property types for sale in Brown County include residential property, ranches, recreational property and lakefront property. Recent Lands of Texas data totaled 28,155 acres of land for sale in Brown County valued at a combined $134 million, with a median sale price of $173,334. Based on data for median land prices throughout the state, land for sale in Brown County is currently valued cheaper than in other counties. Brown County is one of the ten most active markets for land and rural real estate listings in Texas. The city of Brownwood in Brown County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Brown County places the county 102nd overall in the state.