Land for Sale in Texas
Find Farms, Ranches, Acreage, and Country Homes for Sale
Lands of America recently had $18 billion in land for sale for sale in the Lone Star State. This represents a total of 3.6 million acres of land for sale in Texas (accounting for around two percent of the state's land). The most expensive piece of land listed for sale on Lands of America recently was $250 million, while the median price for land, homesites and other rural acreage for sale in Texas came in at $931,825. The average price of land and ranches 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 930 recorded lands sales, the total value of all completed sales was $403.0 million for all property and land sold in Texas (a seven percent increase over the previous month). 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 and along with numerous lakes and reservoirs and Gulf of Mexico coastline. Land for sale in Texas includes farms, hunting land, recreational acreage and undeveloped land for future commercial or residential usage. Of Texas's 254 counties, Henderson County had the most land for sale. 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) is made up of land, while the remaining 7,365 square miles comprises 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.