Land for Sale in Texas
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Internal data from Lands of America shows over $19 billion in farms, ranches and other land for sale in the Lone Star State. This represents a total of 4 million acres of land for sale in the state (accounting for around three percent of the state's land area). Of the 254 counties in Texas, Henderson County had the most land and farms for sale. The most expensive land listed for sale in Texas on Lands of America recently was $250 million, while the average price of land and rural real estate for sale in Texas was $1 million. Based on comps submitted through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program last month, Texas had the most land sales. Of the 675 recorded land sales, the total value of all completed sales was $316 million for all property and land sold in Texas 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. As befits a state with excellent hunting for game including whitetail deer, dove, hog, turkey, and quail, hunting land was the most common type of land for sale in Texas. Anglers will enjoy casting for species like bass, catfish, trout, pike, walleye, and salmon on land for sale in the state. 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 (97 percent) of the state is land, while the remaining 7,365 square miles is covered by water.
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.