Hamilton County, Illinois Land Information
McLeansboro is the county seat of Hamilton County, a mostly agricultural region comprising cornfields and small Midwestern farming communities. This often-overlooked area of southern Illinois is also home to a few surprising attractions, including the country's largest archaeological site, Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site, over 100 wineries and outdoor recreation like bouldering and mountain biking in 280,000-acre Shawnee National Forest. Almost 300 acres were listed for sale in Hamilton County recently, representing a total value of $2 million in Hamilton County land and rural property for sale. Based on recent listing data from Land And Farm, the average price ($186,541) of land and rural property for sale in Hamilton County was 51 percent lower than the state average for other Illinois land and property currently listed for sale on Land And Farm. Hamilton County is Illinois's 66th largest county (435 square miles). Hamilton County is located in South Illinois. Hamilton County's economy is defined as agricultural, with 695 farms recorded in this Illinois county during the last U.S. Census. Farm businesses in Hamilton County generate annual revenues of $11 million, the majority of which is from crops.. Land for sale in Hamilton County equals less than one percent of land, homesites and other rural acreage for sale on Land And Farm in Illinois based on overall acreage. With land here being home to species like whitetail deer and wild turkey, not surprisingly hunting land is the most common type of land for sale in Hamilton County
. Livestock farming is the area's main agricultural staple. To find more land for sale in Illinois
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