Land for Sale in Texas
Find Farms, Ranches, Acreage, and Country Homes for Sale
Lands of America data records $15 billion in rural property, ranches and hunting land for sale in Texas. This represents a combined 3.5 million acres of land for sale in Texas (accounting for roughly two percent of the state's land). The most expensive property listed for sale on Lands of America recently was $250 million, although the median price for land for sale in Texas was $954,171. The average price of land, ranches and farms in Texas was $1 million. Based on comps submitted through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program in March 2018, Texas had the most land sales. Of the 854 recorded lands sales, the total value of all completed sales was $402.2 million for all property and land sold in Texas (a 14 percent increase over the previous period). 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 and along with numerous lakes and reservoirs and Gulf of Mexico coastline. 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 land, while the remaining 7,365 square miles is covered by water. Less than ten percent of land in Texas is public land (i.e. national and state parks, national forests, BLM land). Land for sale in Texas includes farms, hunting land, recreational acreage and undeveloped land for future commercial or residential usage. Of Texas's 254 counties, Henderson County had the most land and acreage for sale.
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.