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.
Lavaca County Land Info
Lavaca County, Texas, is considered a non-metropolitan area located close to a large metro region. The county is the 122nd largest county in the state based on population and it's the 91st largest based on size (970 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in Lavaca County is farms. Other frequent property types for sale in Lavaca County include ranches, residential property, hunting land and recreational property. Recent Lands of Texas data showed 9,135 acres of land for sale in Lavaca County valued at a combined $41 million, with a median sale price of $253,000. The median price for land for sale in Lavaca County is currently about five percent more expensive than statewide median land values. The city of Hallettsville in Lavaca County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Lavaca County places the county 109th overall in the state. Lavaca 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. With its agricultural economy creating estimated annual receipts of $62 million, Lavaca County farms and ranches are mostly focused on crop production for plants like wheat, cotton and corn.
Land for sale including Timberland in Lavaca County Texas