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.
Denton County Land Info
With an estimated population of 780,612, Denton County is a large urban county in Texas. It is one of the ten largest counties in the state and one the ten biggest counties by size (958 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in Denton County is farms. Other frequent property types for sale in Denton County include ranches, residential property, commercial property and horse property. Recent Lands of Texas data totaled 6,081 acres of land for sale in Denton County valued at a combined $245 million, with a median sale price of $387,000. Based on data for median land prices throughout the Lone Star State, the median price of land for sale in Denton County is currently more expensive than the rest of the state. The city of Krum in Denton County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Denton County places the county 11th overall in the state. Denton County is located in North Texas, a region comprising 30 counties. North Texas generally refers to the counties in the north-central part of the state, excluding those in the Texas Panhandle. It covers the metro areas of Dallas-Fort Worth and Wichita Falls and their surrounding counties. It is the state's most populous region.The value and availability of land, make Denton County a popular destination for older snowbirds.
Land for sale including Hunting Land in Denton County Texas