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 over $30 billion in land and other rural acreage for sale in Texas. The combined size of land for sale in the state is 4,560,166 acres. Of the 254 counties in Texas, Comal County had the most land and rural real estate for sale. Based on comps submitted through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program in January, Texas had the most land sales. Of the 624 recorded land sales, the total value of all completed sales was $280 million for all property and land sold in Texas (a nine percent change over the month before). Ellis and 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. Texas is the second-biggest state in the United States, covering an area of 268,601 square miles (172 million acres). Of its total landmass, 261,232 square miles covers land area, while the remaining 7,365 square miles comprises water. As one the country's top farming states, current applications 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. Wildlife 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.
Sterling County Land Info
Sterling County, Texas, is a small rural county with an estimated population of approximately 1,352 people. The county covers 924 square miles. Sterling County is one of 70 counties located in West Texas. The West Texas region is a sprawling area that can loosely be classified as comprising the counties around the main metro areas of El Paso, Lubbock, Abilene, Midland/Odessa and San Angelo. The most common type of land for sale in Sterling County is farms. Other typical property types for sale in Sterling County include commercial property and ranches. Recent Lands of Texas data showed 810 acres of land for sale in Sterling County valued at a combined $1 million, with a median sale price of $607,500. Based on data for median land prices throughout Texas, the median price of land for sale in Sterling County is currently more expensive than the rest of the state. The city of Sterling City in Sterling County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Sterling County places the county 198th overall in the state.