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.
Travis County Land Info
With an estimated population of 1 million, Travis County is a large urban county in Texas. It is one of the ten most populated counties in the state and one the ten biggest counties by size (1,022 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in Travis County is farms. Other typical property types for sale in Travis County include ranches, residential property, recreational property and lakefront property. Recent Lands of Texas data showed 10,122 acres of land for sale in Travis County valued at a combined $347 million, with a median sale price of $229,500. Compared to statewide median land prices, the median price for land for sale in Travis County is about 4 percent cheaper than throughout the rest of the Lone Star State. Travis County is one of the ten most active markets for land and rural real estate listings in Texas. The city of Austin in Travis County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Travis County places the county 12th overall in the state. Travis 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.
Land for sale including Timberland in Travis County Texas