Land for Sale in Texas
Find Farms, Ranches, Acreage, and Country Homes for Sale
Based on total listings, Texas has the most land for sale on Lands of America. It also features the most acres for sale. Recent data from Lands of America records over $30 billion in land and other rural acreage for sale in Texas. The combined size of land for sale in the state is 4,560,166 acres. Of the 254 counties in Texas, Comal County had the most land and rural real estate for sale. Based on comps submitted through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program in January, Texas had the most land sales. Of the 624 recorded land sales, the total value of all completed sales was $280 million for all property and land sold in Texas (a nine percent change over the month before). Ellis and Henderson County had 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. 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 covers land area, while the remaining 7,365 square miles comprises water. As one the country's top farming states, current applications of land for sale in Texas include for agriculture, hunting, fishing, and residential use. Livestock on farms and ranches for sale in Texas include cattle, horses, goats, sheep, and pigs. Wildlife species to be found on land for sale in Texas include whitetail deer, dove, hog, turkey, and quail. Fishermen can enjoy casting for bass, catfish, trout, pike, walleye, and salmon.
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.