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. There was a combined $90 million of land and rural property for sale in Delta County, Colorado, recently on Land And Farm. The total acreage of all Delta County land, homesites and other rural acreage for sale was nearly 14,100 acres. Based on recent listing values on Land And Farm, the average price ($1.5 million) of land and ranches for sale in Delta County was 22 percent lower than the average for other land currently for sale throughout the state. Delta County is Colorado's 40th largest county (1,142 square miles). Delta County is located in Northwest Colorado. The number of acres for sale in Delta County represents about one percent of all farms, ranches and other land for sale on Land And Farm throughout the Mile High State. Home to species like whitetail deer and wild turkey, hunting land is the most common type of land for sale in Delta County
. Crops like wheat and hay are the main focus of farms located in Delta County. Economically speaking, Delta County's is largely dependent on mining and mineral extraction-related businesses and services. To find more land for sale in Colorado
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