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 internal data shows about $30 billion in land and other rural acreage for sale in the Lone Star State, which comprises a total of 5 million acres of Texas land for sale. Of Texas's 254 counties, Comal County had the most rural property and land for sale. Based on comps submitted through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program last month, Texas had the most land sales. Of the 575 recorded land sales, the total value of all completed sales was $254 million for all property and land sold in Texas (a five percent decrease over the month before). The most land sales in the state last month were recorded in Ellis County. 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). In total, 261,232 square miles is land, while the remaining 7,365 square miles is covered by water. As one the country's top agricultural states, current applications of land for sale in Texas include for agriculture, hunting, and fishing use. Livestock on farms and ranches for sale in Texas include cattle, horses, goats, sheep, and pigs. Wildlife to be found on land for sale in Texas include whitetail deer, dove, hog, turkey, and quail. Fishermen have their pick of bass, catfish, trout, pike, walleye, and salmon.
Medina County Land Info
With an estimated population of 48,417, Medina County is a large urban county in Texas. It is the 68th largest county in the state and 30th based on its size (1,335 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in Medina County is farms. Other typical property types for sale in Medina County include ranches, hunting land, recreational property and residential property. Recent Lands of Texas data totaled 38,869 acres of land for sale in Medina County valued at a combined $207 million, with a median sale price of $224,000. Compared to statewide median land prices, the median price for land for sale in Medina County is about 7 percent cheaper than throughout the rest of Texas. The city of Hondo in Medina County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Medina County places the county 91st overall in the state. Medina 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.The value and availability of land, make Medina County a popular destination for boomers.