Baca County CO Land for Sale

Colorado Land Information
Baca County is a rural, agricultural region in southeastern Colorado that includes a short section of the historic Santa Fe Trail's Cimarron Route. More recently, the county was among the hardest hit during the 1930s "Dust Bowl," an event that precipitated a push by the Federal Government to purchase areas of cultivated land for soil conservation and subsequent rehabilitation to native grassland. Today, the U.S. Forest Service supervises 220,000 acres of this land purchased in the 1930s, labeled the Cimarron National Grasslands, in both Baca County and neighboring Las Animas County. A similar area, the 520-square-mile Cimarron National Grassland, sits in adjacent Morton County, Kansas. A total of 10,806 acres were listed for sale in Baca County recently, representing a total value of $16 million in Baca County land, homesites and other rural acreage for sale. Based on recent listing values on Land And Farm, the average price ($1.4 million) of land for sale in Baca County was 37 percent less than the state average for all land and property listed for sale in Colorado on Land And Farm. Baca County is a rural, agricultural region in southeastern Colorado that includes a short section of the historic Santa Fe Trail's Cimarron Route. More recently, the county was among the hardest hit during the 1930s "Dust Bowl," an event that precipitated a push by the Federal Government to purchase areas of cultivated land for soil conservation and subsequent rehabilitation to native grassland. Today, the U.S. Forest Service supervises 220,000 acres of this land purchased in the 1930s, labeled the Cimarron National Grasslands, in both Baca County and neighboring Las Animas County. A similar area, the 520-square-mile Cimarron National Grassland, sits in adjacent Morton County, Kansas. Baca County is one of the ten largest counties in the Mile High State (2,555 square miles). Baca County is located in Southeast Colorado. Agriculture and farming drives the Baca County economy, with 737 farms recorded in this Colorado locale during the U.S. Census in 2012. Farm businesses in Baca County generate annual revenues of $14 million, 37 percent of which derives from crops grown in the county. The number of acres for sale in Baca County represents about one percent of all land and rural property for sale on Land And Farm throughout the Mile High State. Given its rural location, farms and agricultural acreage are the most common types of land for sale in Baca County. Farms in the area are principally focused on livestock production (classified by the USDA to include cattle, poultry and hog farming).


Colorado Land Information
Baca County is a rural, agricultural region in southeastern Colorado that includes a short section of the historic Santa Fe Trail's Cimarron Route. More recently, the county was among the hardest hit during the 1930s "Dust Bowl," an event that precipitated a push by the Federal Government to purchase areas of cultivated land for soil conservation and subsequent rehabilitation to native grassland. Today, the U.S. Forest Service supervises 220,000 acres of this land purchased in the 1930s, labeled the Cimarron National Grasslands, in both Baca County and neighboring Las Animas County. A similar area, the 520-square-mile Cimarron National Grassland, sits in adjacent Morton County, Kansas. A total of 10,806 acres were listed for sale in Baca County recently, representing a total value of $16 million in Baca County land, homesites and other rural acreage for sale. Based on recent listing values on Land And Farm, the average price ($1.4 million) of land for sale in Baca County was 37 percent less than the state average for all land and property listed for sale in Colorado on Land And Farm. Baca County is a rural, agricultural region in southeastern Colorado that includes a short section of the historic Santa Fe Trail's Cimarron Route. More recently, the county was among the hardest hit during the 1930s "Dust Bowl," an event that precipitated a push by the Federal Government to purchase areas of cultivated land for soil conservation and subsequent rehabilitation to native grassland. Today, the U.S. Forest Service supervises 220,000 acres of this land purchased in the 1930s, labeled the Cimarron National Grasslands, in both Baca County and neighboring Las Animas County. A similar area, the 520-square-mile Cimarron National Grassland, sits in adjacent Morton County, Kansas. Baca County is one of the ten largest counties in the Mile High State (2,555 square miles). Baca County is located in Southeast Colorado. Agriculture and farming drives the Baca County economy, with 737 farms recorded in this Colorado locale during the U.S. Census in 2012. Farm businesses in Baca County generate annual revenues of $14 million, 37 percent of which derives from crops grown in the county. The number of acres for sale in Baca County represents about one percent of all land and rural property for sale on Land And Farm throughout the Mile High State. Given its rural location, farms and agricultural acreage are the most common types of land for sale in Baca County. Farms in the area are principally focused on livestock production (classified by the USDA to include cattle, poultry and hog farming).