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 about $31 billion in land, homesites and other rural acreage for sale in the Lone Star State. This covers over 5,168,000 acres of land for sale in the state. Of the 254 counties in the state, Comal County had the most land and farms for sale. Based on comps submitted through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program last month, Texas had the most land sales. Of the 572 recorded land sales, the total value of all completed sales was $245 million for all property and land sold in Texas (a substantial change over the previous month). Edwards 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 this area, 261,232 square miles of the state is land, while the remaining 7,365 square miles is covered by water. As one the nation's top agricultural 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 have their choice of bass, catfish, trout, pike, walleye, and salmon.
Hill County Land Info
Hill County, Texas, is considered a non-metropolitan area located adjacent to a large metro region. The county is the 87th largest county in the state based on population and it's the 85th largest based on size (986 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in Hill County is farms. Other common property types for sale in Hill County include ranches, residential property, commercial property and undeveloped land. Recent Lands of Texas data totaled 12,957 acres of land for sale in Hill County valued at a combined $68 million, with a median sale price of $179,000. Based on data for median land prices throughout the state, land for sale in Hill County is currently valued cheaper than in other counties. The city of Hillsboro in Hill County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Hill County places the county 94th overall in the state. Hill 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 Hill County a popular destination for boomers.