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.
Harris County Land Info
With an estimated population of 5 million, Harris County is a large urban county in Texas. It is the largest county in the state based on population and The most common type of land for sale in Harris County is farms. Other frequent property types for sale in Harris County include residential property, commercial property, ranches and horse property. Recent Lands of Texas data totaled 2,122 acres of land for sale in Harris County valued at a combined $86 million, with a median sale price of $337,500. Based on data for median land prices throughout Texas, the median price of land for sale in Harris County is currently more expensive than the rest of the state. The city of Houston in Harris County featured the most land listings for sale. Harris County is located in the Texas region known as the Upper Gulf Coast. The Upper Gulf Coast is generally used to refer to the Houston area and its surrounding counties, with a distinct climate and demography from the coastal counties of East and South Texas. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Harris County places the county 10th overall in the state.
Land for sale including Riverfront Property in Harris County Texas