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.
Rockwall County Land Info
With an estimated population of 90,861, Rockwall County is a large urban county in Texas. It is the 42nd largest county in the state and 254th based on its size (149 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in Rockwall County is farms. Other frequent property types for sale in Rockwall County include ranches, commercial property, residential property and recreational property. Recent Lands of Texas data totaled 1,584 acres of land for sale in Rockwall County valued at a combined $32 million, with a median sale price of $570,000. Based on data for median land prices throughout the Lone Star State, the median price of land for sale in Rockwall County is currently more expensive than the rest of the state. The city of Rockwall in Rockwall County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Rockwall County places the county 20th overall in the state. Rockwall County is located in North Texas, a region comprising 30 counties. North Texas generally refers to the counties in the north-central part of the state, excluding those in the Texas Panhandle. It covers the metro areas of Dallas-Fort Worth and Wichita Falls and their surrounding counties. It is the state's most populous region.The value and availability of land, make Rockwall County a popular destination for older snowbirds.