With an estimated population of 124,108, Gregg County is located in a large metropolitan area of the state. It is the 36th largest county in the state based on population and it's the 249th largest based on size (276 square miles). Gregg 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 Gregg County is farms. Other common property types for sale in Gregg County include residential property, commercial property, lakefront property and timberland. Recent Lands of Texas data totaled 306 acres of land for sale in Gregg County valued at a combined $9 million, with a median sale price of $117,500. Based on data for median land prices throughout the state, land for sale in Gregg County is currently valued cheaper than in other counties. The city of Longview in Gregg County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Gregg County places the county 15th overall in the state.