Land for Sale in Texas
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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.
Delta County Land Info
Delta County, Texas, is a small rural county with an estimated population of approximately 5,217 people. The county covers 278 square miles. The economy here is largely agricultural. Delta County is one of 38 counties located in East Texas. East Texas is also often colloquially referred to as the Piney Woods, an area characterized by dense pine forest that unurls into Arkansas and Louisiana. The most common type of land for sale in Delta County is farms. Other frequent property types for sale in Delta County include ranches, residential property and hunting land. Recent Lands of Texas data included 14,516 acres of land for sale in Delta County valued at a combined $15 million, with a median sale price of $135,000. Based on data for median land prices throughout the state, land for sale in Delta County is currently valued cheaper than in other counties. The city of Cooper in Delta County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Delta County places the county 229th overall in the state. With its farm sector delivering estimated annual receipts of $29 million, Delta County farms and ranches are mostly focused on cattle and other livestock such as sheep, goats and horses.
Land for sale including Riverfront Property in Delta County Texas