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.
Burnet County Land Info
Burnet County, Texas, is considered a non-metropolitan area located close to a large metro region. The county is the 72nd largest county in the state based on population and it's the 77th largest based on size (1,020 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in Burnet County is farms. Other common property types for sale in Burnet County include ranches, residential property, recreational property and lakefront property. Recent Lands of Texas data showed 34,814 acres of land for sale in Burnet County valued at a combined $355 million, with a median sale price of $190,000. Based on data for median land prices throughout the state, land for sale in Burnet County is currently valued cheaper than in other counties. Burnet County is one of the ten most active markets for land and rural real estate listings in Texas. The city of Burnet in Burnet County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Burnet County places the county 49th overall in the state. Burnet 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 Burnet County a popular destination for older snowbirds.