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.
Upshur County Land Info
With an estimated population of 40,603, Upshur County is located in a large metropolitan area of the state. It is the 77th largest county in the state based on population and it's the 234th largest based on size (593 square miles). Upshur County is one of 38 counties located in East Texas. East Texas is also often colloquially referred to as the Piney Woods, an area characterized by dense pine forest that unurls into Arkansas and Louisiana. The most common type of land for sale in Upshur County is farms. Other frequent property types for sale in Upshur County include residential property, ranches, recreational property and hunting land. Recent Lands of Texas data showed 9,599 acres of land for sale in Upshur County valued at a combined $42 million, with a median sale price of $149,900. Based on data for median land prices throughout the state, land for sale in Upshur County is currently valued cheaper than in other counties. The city of Gilmer in Upshur County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Upshur County places the county 111th overall in the state. The value and availability of land, make Upshur County a popular destination for older snowbirds.
Land for sale including Horse Property in Upshur County Texas
Rolling hills, gorgeous views, completely fenced, scattered trees with a pond and more! This 142+ acre parcel has everything to offer. Perfect for livestock production with the views this property offers even better for building a dream home. It currently has a mobile home on it that you could live in while you build your home. The mobile home is a 3/2. This property is located in both the Harmony and the Union Hill school districts.