Land for Sale in Texas
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Based on total listings, Texas has the most land for sale on Lands of America. It also features the most acres for sale. Recent internal data shows about $30 billion in land and other rural acreage for sale in the Lone Star State, which comprises a total of 5 million acres of Texas land for sale. Of Texas's 254 counties, Comal County had the most rural property and land for sale. Based on comps submitted through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program last month, Texas had the most land sales. Of the 575 recorded land sales, the total value of all completed sales was $254 million for all property and land sold in Texas (a five percent decrease over the month before). The most land sales in the state last month were recorded in Ellis County. 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). In total, 261,232 square miles is land, while the remaining 7,365 square miles is covered by water. As one the country's top agricultural states, current applications of land for sale in Texas include for agriculture, hunting, and fishing use. Livestock on farms and ranches for sale in Texas include cattle, horses, goats, sheep, and pigs. Wildlife to be found on land for sale in Texas include whitetail deer, dove, hog, turkey, and quail. Fishermen have their pick of bass, catfish, trout, pike, walleye, and salmon.
Fayette County Land Info
Fayette County, Texas, is considered a non-metropolitan area located adjacent to a large metro region. The county is the 103rd largest county in the state based on population and it's the 95th largest based on size (960 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in Fayette County is farms. Other frequent property types for sale in Fayette County include ranches, residential property, commercial property and recreational property. Recent Lands of Texas data included 16,553 acres of land for sale in Fayette County valued at a combined $147 million, with a median sale price of $248,250. The median price for land for sale in Fayette County is currently about three percent more expensive than statewide median land values. The city of La Grange in Fayette County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Fayette County places the county 55th overall in the state. Fayette 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, make Fayette County a popular destination for older snowbirds. With its farming economy delivering estimated annual receipts of $66 million, Fayette County farms and ranches are mostly focused on crop production for plants like wheat, cotton and corn.
Land for sale including Beachfront Property in Fayette County Texas