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.
Polk County Land Info
Polk County, Texas, is considered a non-metropolitan area located adjacent to a large metro region. The county is the 71st largest county in the state based on population and it's the 53rd largest based on size (1,110 square miles). Polk County is one of 38 counties located in East Texas. East Texas is also often colloquially referred to as the Piney Woods, an area characterized by dense pine forest that unurls into Arkansas and Louisiana. The most common type of land for sale in Polk County is farms. Other frequent property types for sale in Polk County include undeveloped land, recreational property, ranches and timberland. Recent Lands of Texas data included 8,188 acres of land for sale in Polk County valued at a combined $37 million, with a median sale price of $133,066. Based on data for median land prices throughout the state, land for sale in Polk County is currently valued cheaper than in other counties. The city of Livingston in Polk County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Polk County places the county 110th overall in the state. The value and availability of land, make Polk County a popular destination for older snowbirds.