Land for Sale in Texas
Find Farms, Ranches, Acreage, and Country Homes for Sale
Internal data from Lands of America records $18 billion in land, homesites and other rural acreage for sale for sale in the Lone Star State. This represents some 4.1 million acres of Texas land for sale (accounting for about two percent of land in the state). Of Texas's 254 counties, Henderson County had the most land for sale. The most expensive land listed for sale in Texas on Lands of America recently was $250 million, although the median price for land, homesites and other rural acreage for sale in Texas was $473,678. The average price of land for sale in Texas was $1 million. Based on comps submitted through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program in September 2018, Texas had the most land sales. Of the 763 recorded lands sales, the total value of all completed sales was $360.3 million for all property and land sold in Texas (a significant increase over the previous month). Henderson County recorded the most land sales recently in the state. 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. As befits a state with excellent hunting for big and small game like deer, waterfowl and wild turkey, hunting land was the most common type of land for sale in Texas. Texas is the second-biggest state in the United States, covering an area of 268,601 square miles (172 million acres). Of this area, 261,232 square miles (97 percent) is land, while the remaining 7,365 square miles is covered by water.
Blanco County Land Info
Blanco County, Texas, is a small rural county with an estimated population of approximately 11,004 people. The county covers 713 square miles. The most common type of land for sale in Blanco County is farms. Other typical property types for sale in Blanco County include ranches, recreational property, residential property and commercial property. Recent Lands of Texas data included 21,395 acres of land for sale in Blanco County valued at a combined $257 million, with a median sale price of $324,167. Based on data for median land prices throughout the Lone Star State, the median price of land for sale in Blanco County is currently more expensive than the rest of the state. The city of Blanco in Blanco County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Blanco County places the county 36th overall in the state. Blanco 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.The value and availability of land, as well as access to outdoor recreation including hunting and fishing, make Blanco County a popular destination for retirees.