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.
Waller County Land Info
With an estimated population of 48,656, Waller County is a large urban county in Texas. It is the 66th largest county in the state and 241st based on its size (518 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in Waller County is farms. Other typical property types for sale in Waller County include ranches, residential property, horse property and commercial property. Recent Lands of Texas data totaled 10,227 acres of land for sale in Waller County valued at a combined $132 million, with a median sale price of $220,000. Compared to statewide median land prices, the median price for land for sale in Waller County is about 8 percent cheaper than throughout the rest of the Lone Star State. The city of Hempstead in Waller County featured the most land listings for sale. Waller County is located in the Texas region known as the Upper Gulf Coast. The Upper Gulf Coast is generally used to refer to the Houston area and its surrounding counties, with a distinct climate and demography from the coastal counties of East and South Texas. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Waller County places the county 32nd overall in the state. The value and availability of land, make Waller County a popular destination for older snowbirds.
Land for sale including Timberland in Waller County Texas