Benton County, Missouri Land Information
Benton County stretches out over 753 square miles and is home to over 18,000 residents. The county offers its residents a host of recreational activities. Some of these include Harry Truman State Park. This expansive park offers a wooded riverside escape, complete with camping, fishing, boating, and swimming opportunities. Throughout the county, more recreational activities include hunting, hiking, camping, boating, and swimming. Approximately 7,200 acres were listed for sale in Benton County recently, representing a combined value of $23 million in Benton County land and other rural acreage for sale. Recent data indicates the average price ($338,922) of land for sale in Benton County was 16 percent cheaper than the average for other land currently for sale throughout the state. Benton County is Missouri's 25th biggest county (704 square miles). Benton County is located in Northwest Missouri. Based on its natural assets, tourism and recreation contribute significant revenue toward Benton County's overall GDP. The number of acres for sale in Benton County equals about two percent of all land and ranches for sale on Land And Farm throughout Missouri. With a recreation- and tourism-dependent economy, recreational acreage and property
, as well as hunting lands, are the most common land for sale in Benton County. Most farming activity in Benton County is focused on crop production. The county is considered popular among retirees. To find more land for sale in Missouri
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