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.
Hamilton County Land Info
Hamilton County, Texas, is considered a non-metropolitan area located close to a large metro region. The county is the 180th largest county in the state based on population and it's the 195th largest based on size (836 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in Hamilton County is farms. Other typical property types for sale in Hamilton County include ranches, residential property, recreational property and hunting land. Recent Lands of Texas data showed 46,687 acres of land for sale in Hamilton County valued at a combined $168 million, with a median sale price of $230,000. Compared to statewide median land prices, the median price for land for sale in Hamilton County is about 4 percent cheaper than throughout the rest of the Lone Star State. The city of Hamilton in Hamilton County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Hamilton County places the county 134th overall in the state. Hamilton County is located in Central Texas, a region comprising 30 counties. The central region of Texas covers the state's three largest cities: Houston, Dallas-Fort Worth and San Antonio. The limestone terrain of Texas Hill Country lies in Central Texas, as do the state's three largest rivers, the Trinity, the Brazos and the Colorado.The value and availability of land, make Hamilton County a popular destination for boomers. With its farming economy responsible for estimated annual receipts of $56 million, Hamilton County farms and ranches are mostly focused on crop production for plants like wheat, cotton and corn.
Land for sale including Riverfront Property in Hamilton County Texas