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.
Ellis County Land Info
With an estimated population of 163,632, Ellis County is a large urban county in Texas. It is the 25th largest county in the state and 98th based on its size (952 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in Ellis County is farms. Other common property types for sale in Ellis County include ranches, residential property, commercial property, horse property and undeveloped land. Recent Lands of Texas data included 9,901 acres of land for sale in Ellis County valued at a combined $118 million, with a median sale price of $294,615. Based on data for median land prices throughout the Lone Star State, the median price of land for sale in Ellis County is currently more expensive than the rest of the state. The city of Ennis in Ellis County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Ellis County places the county 37th overall in the state. Ellis 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 Ellis County a popular destination for retirees.
Land for sale including Undeveloped Land in Ellis County Texas
This is 380 acres of grass land located 25 miles south of Dallas Tx. It is gently rolling hills falling into a creek bottom. There is some flood plain but not too much. Has Coop water and other utilities except sewer. It has been a very productive row crop and wheat farm in the past. It is currently in grass and has been used for cattle grazing and hay production. It is mostly open with some trees and very wooded on a few acres where an old homestead was. There are several old buildings still there. It will be a great development property in the future being only a few miles from the Inland Port, regional airport and 25 miles to downtown Dallas. It is .9 mile East of I-45.