Montana Land Information
Petroleum County has the seventh most land for sale in Montana
based on overall acreage. The value of all land and ranches for sale in Montana's Petroleum County recently was $66 million, representing a combined 107,842 acres of land for sale in Petroleum County. Based on recent listing values on Land And Farm, the average price ($5.1 million) of land and rural real estate for sale in Petroleum County was 92 percent greater than the average for other Montana land and property listed for sale on Land And Farm. Petroleum County is among the top 20 counties in the country currently showing the most land and other rural acreage for sale. Petroleum County is Montana's 44th biggest county (1,655 square miles). Petroleum County is located in Northeast Montana. Agriculture and farming drives the Petroleum County economy, with 100 farms recorded in this Montana locale during the U.S. Census in 2012. Farm businesses in Petroleum County generate annual revenues of $2 million, 61 percent being from livestock bred in the county. The most common type of property for sale here, ranches for sale in Petroleum County
comprise working livestock ranches as well as rural-recreational property with uses including hunting, fishing and other outdoor pursuits like hiking and horseback riding. Crops like wheat and hay are the main focus of farms located in Petroleum County.