Delta County, Colorado Land Information
Often overlooked for Colorado's other outdoor playgrounds to the west and north of Denver, the towns of Hotchkiss and nearby Paonia are part of Delta County, a 1,149-square-mile area with elevations ranging between 4,000 and 11,000 feet. Along with multiple vineyards and wineries, the lower slopes comprise farms and ranches, u-pick-em orchards and small towns for farmers' markets, antiques and crafts. The county is also the gateway to 30,750-acre Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, a popular outdoor destination for backpackers, kayakers and anglers. Gunnison Gorge is also a popular venue for summer whitewater rafting excursions down the wild and rugged Gunnison River. Almost 16,400 acres of land were listed for sale in Delta County recently, representing more than $114 million in Delta County farms
, and rural property
for sale. The county ranks 20th in Colorado based on the overall acres for sale here. Land And Farm data indicates there was a nine percent drop compared to November 2018 based on the total number of Delta County land and property listings for sale. Delta County is the 40th biggest county (1,142 square miles) in Colorado. Delta County is located in Northwest Colorado. Most farming activity in Delta County is focused on crop production. Mining and mineral extraction-related services are the main economic drivers in this part of Colorado. To find more land for sale in Colorado
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