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.
Mills County Land Info
With a population of only 4,900 people, Mills County, Texas, is a small rural county with a farm-based economy. The county covers 750 square miles. As you'd expect, farms are the most common type of land for sale in Mills County. Other common property types for sale in Mills County include ranches, recreational property, hunting land and residential property. Recent Lands of Texas data totaled 31,740 acres of land for sale in Mills County valued at a combined $112 million, with a median sale price of $429,500. Based on data for median land prices throughout Texas, the median price of land for sale in Mills County is currently more expensive than the rest of the state. The city of Goldthwaite in Mills County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Mills County places the county 139th overall in the state. Mills 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. With its farming economy creating estimated annual receipts of $43 million, Mills County farms and ranches are mostly focused on crop production for plants like wheat, cotton and corn.
Land for sale including Lakefront Property in Mills County Texas