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.
Gonzales County Land Info
Gonzales County, Texas, is considered a non-metropolitan area located close to a large metro region. The county is the 119th largest county in the state based on population and it's the 65th largest based on size (1,070 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in Gonzales County is farms. Other frequent property types for sale in Gonzales County include ranches, residential property, recreational property and hunting land. Recent Lands of Texas data showed 59,573 acres of land for sale in Gonzales County valued at a combined $65 million, with a median sale price of $340,000. Based on data for median land prices throughout Texas, the median price of land for sale in Gonzales County is currently more expensive than the rest of the state. The city of Gonzales in Gonzales County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Gonzales County places the county 225th overall in the state. Gonzales County is located in South Texas, a region comprising 47 counties. South Texas is typically classified as the area between the San Antonio metro area and south to the Rio Grande and Gulf of Mexico. With its farming economy responsible for estimated annual receipts of $518 million, Gonzales County farms and ranches are mostly focused on crop production for plants like wheat, cotton and corn.