Land for Sale in Texas
Find Farms, Ranches, Acreage, and Country Homes for Sale
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. Lands of America data shows appromixately $32 billion in land, homesites and other rural acreage for sale in the Lone Star State, representing 4,611,148 acres of land for sale in Texas. This is a 44 percent change compared to last month in the total amount of Texas land and property for sale. Of the 254 counties in Texas, Tarrant County had the most land for sale. Based on comps submitted through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program in April, Texas had the most land sales. Of the 766 recorded land sales, the total value of all completed sales was $1 billion for all property and land sold in Texas (a six percent decline over the month before). The most land sales in the state last month were recorded in Edwards County. Texas is the second-biggest state in the United States, covering an area of 268,601 square miles (172 million acres). As one the country's top farming states, current uses 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. Game 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.
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