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.
Castro County Land Info
Castro County, Texas, is considered a non-metropolitan area located in proximity to a large metro region. The county is the 182nd largest county in the state based on population and it's the 168th largest based on size (899 square miles). Castro County is one of 26 counties located in Texas Panhandle. The Texas Panhandle gets its name for its proximity to the handle-shaped portion of its neighbor, Oklahoma. It is the state's least populated region. The most common type of land for sale in Castro County is farms. Other common property types for sale in Castro County include ranches, commercial property, undeveloped land and hunting land. Recent Lands of Texas data showed 10,842 acres of land for sale in Castro County valued at a combined $14 million, with a median sale price of $745,100. Based on data for median land prices throughout the Lone Star State, the median price of land for sale in Castro County is currently more expensive than the rest of the state. The city of Dimmitt in Castro County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Castro County places the county 207th overall in the state. With its agricultural economy generating estimated annual receipts of $1 billion, Castro County farms and ranches are mostly focused on crop production for plants like wheat, cotton and corn.
Land for sale including Hunting Land in Castro County Texas