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.
Hidalgo County Land Info
With an estimated population of 842,304, Hidalgo County is located in a large metropolitan area of the state. It is the seventh largest county in the state based on population and it's the 18th largest based on size (1,583 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in Hidalgo County is farms. Other frequent property types for sale in Hidalgo County include ranches, residential property, hunting land and undeveloped land. Recent Lands of Texas data totaled 10,528 acres of land for sale in Hidalgo County valued at a combined $90 million, with a median sale price of $397,500. Based on data for median land prices throughout the Lone Star State, the median price of land for sale in Hidalgo County is currently more expensive than the rest of the state. The city of Edinburg in Hidalgo County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Hidalgo County places the county 58th overall in the state. Hidalgo County is located in South Texas, a region comprising 47 counties. South Texas is typically classified as the area between the San Antonio metro area and south to the Rio Grande and Gulf of Mexico.
Land for sale including Lakefront Property in Hidalgo County Texas