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.
This 290 acre timberland property is the north west corner of a two parcel tract. Located just 25 miles north of Beaumont, this is a great recreational hunting property with a ready to harvest timber crop. The front of the property was harvested in 2010, while mature stands of mostly pines, water oaks, and scattered magnolias remain in the back. The recently harvested acreage is growing back naturally and very full. Cleared paths 8-10 feet wide traverse the property making great hiking and 4wheel drive trails. Deer, hogs, and the potential for a thriving wetlands habitat for waterfowl make this an excellent recreational hunting tract. Several blinds can be found throughout the property, overlooking well-traveled game trails with signs of nu