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.
Taylor County Land Info
With an estimated population of 136,051, Taylor County is located in a large metropolitan area of the state. It is the 30th largest county in the state based on population and it's the 131st largest based on size (919 square miles). Taylor 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 Taylor County is farms. Other frequent property types for sale in Taylor County include ranches, residential property, recreational property and hunting land. Recent Lands of Texas data showed 8,355 acres of land for sale in Taylor County valued at a combined $24 million, with a median sale price of $225,000. Compared to statewide median land prices, the median price for land for sale in Taylor County is about 6 percent cheaper than throughout the rest of Texas. The city of Abilene in Taylor County featured the most land listings for sale. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Taylor County places the county 154th overall in the state.