Land for Sale in Texas
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Internal data from Lands of America shows over $19 billion in farms, ranches and other land for sale in the Lone Star State. This represents a total of 4 million acres of land for sale in the state (accounting for around three percent of the state's land area). Of the 254 counties in Texas, Henderson County had the most land and farms for sale. The most expensive land listed for sale in Texas on Lands of America recently was $250 million, while the average price of land and rural real estate for sale in Texas was $1 million. Based on comps submitted through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program last month, Texas had the most land sales. Of the 675 recorded land sales, the total value of all completed sales was $316 million for all property and land sold in Texas 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. As befits a state with excellent hunting for game including whitetail deer, dove, hog, turkey, and quail, hunting land was the most common type of land for sale in Texas. Anglers will enjoy casting for species like bass, catfish, trout, pike, walleye, and salmon on land for sale in the state. 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 (97 percent) of the state is land, while the remaining 7,365 square miles is covered by water.
Lavaca County Land Info
Lavaca County, Texas, is considered a non-metropolitan area located close to a large metro region. The county is the 122nd largest county in the state based on population and it's the 91st largest based on size (970 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in Lavaca County is farms. Other frequent property types for sale in Lavaca County include ranches, residential property, hunting land and recreational property. Recent Lands of Texas data showed 9,135 acres of land for sale in Lavaca County valued at a combined $41 million, with a median sale price of $253,000. The median price for land for sale in Lavaca County is currently about five percent more expensive than statewide median land values. The city of Hallettsville in Lavaca County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Lavaca County places the county 109th overall in the state. Lavaca 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 agricultural economy creating estimated annual receipts of $62 million, Lavaca County farms and ranches are mostly focused on crop production for plants like wheat, cotton and corn.
Land for sale including Timberland in Lavaca County Texas