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.
McLennan County Land Info
With an estimated population of 245,671, McLennan County is located in a large metropolitan area of the state. It is the 21st largest county in the state based on population and it's the 68th largest based on size (1,060 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in McLennan County is farms. Other common property types for sale in McLennan County include ranches, residential property, recreational property and commercial property. Recent Lands of Texas data included 15,535 acres of land for sale in McLennan County valued at a combined $82 million, with a median sale price of $267,000. Based on data for median land prices throughout the Lone Star State, the median price of land for sale in McLennan County is currently more expensive than the rest of the state. The city of Waco in McLennan County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in McLennan County places the county 93rd overall in the state. McLennan 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.