Land for Sale in Texas
Find Farms, Ranches, Acreage, and Country Homes for Sale
Internal data from Lands of America records $15 billion in land for sale in Texas. This represents some 3.6 million acres of Texas land for sale (accounting for about two percent of land in the state). The most expensive piece of land listed for sale on Lands of America recently was $250 million, although the median price for land, ranches and farms in Texas came in at $971,584. The average price of land listed for sale 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). In its entirety, 261,232 square miles (97 percent) is made up of land, while the remaining 7,365 square miles is made up of 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 the 254 counties in the state, Henderson County had the most land and acreage for sale.
Colorado County Land Info
Colorado County, Texas, is considered a non-metropolitan area located close to a large metro region. The county is the 116th largest county in the state based on population and it's the 90th largest based on size (974 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in Colorado County is farms. Other typical property types for sale in Colorado County include ranches, residential property, recreational property and commercial property. Recent Lands of Texas data included 11,335 acres of land for sale in Colorado County valued at a combined $116 million, with a median sale price of $195,000. Based on data for median land prices throughout the state, land for sale in Colorado County is currently valued cheaper than in other counties. The city of Columbus in Colorado County featured the most land listings for sale. Colorado 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 Colorado County places the county 50th overall in the state.