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.
Childress County Land Info
Although not located adjacent to a major metro area, Childress County, Texas, has an urban population that was estimated to be 7,088 people during the last U.S. Census survey. Childress 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 Childress County is hunting land. Recent Lands of Texas data totaled 48,182 acres of land for sale in Childress County valued at a combined $46 million, with a median sale price of $98,950. Based on data for median land prices throughout the state, land for sale in Childress County is currently valued cheaper than in other counties. The city of Childress in Childress County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Childress County places the county 238th overall in the state.
Land for sale including Undeveloped Land in Childress County Texas