Hill County, Texas, is considered a non-metropolitan area located adjacent to a large metro region. The county is the 87th largest county in the state based on population and it's the 85th largest based on size (986 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in Hill County is farms. Other common property types for sale in Hill County include ranches, residential property, commercial property and undeveloped land. Recent Lands of Texas data totaled 12,957 acres of land for sale in Hill County valued at a combined $68 million, with a median sale price of $179,000. Based on data for median land prices throughout the state, land for sale in Hill County is currently valued cheaper than in other counties. The city of Hillsboro in Hill County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Hill County places the county 94th overall in the state. Hill 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 Hill County a popular destination for boomers.