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.
Wharton County Land Info
Wharton County, Texas, is considered a non-metropolitan area located in proximity to a large metro region. The county is the 74th largest county in the state based on population and it's the 55th largest based on size (1,095 square miles). The most common type of land for sale in Wharton County is farms. Other common property types for sale in Wharton County include ranches, residential property, commercial property and recreational property. Recent Lands of Texas data showed 10,061 acres of land for sale in Wharton County valued at a combined $49 million, with a median sale price of $150,000. Based on data for median land prices throughout the state, land for sale in Wharton County is currently valued cheaper than in other counties. The city of El Campo in Wharton County featured the most land listings for sale. Wharton County is located in the Texas region known as the Upper Gulf Coast. The Upper Gulf Coast is generally used to refer to the Houston area and its surrounding counties, with a distinct climate and demography from the coastal counties of East and South Texas. The average price-per-acre value of land for sale in Wharton County places the county 101st overall in the state.