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.