Ellis County, Texas Land Information
Filled with Bluebonnet flowers and stretching out over 952 square miles is Ellis County. The beautiful county was originally founded in 1849 and named after Richard Ellis. From its humble beginnings, the county's population has grown to over 163,000 residents. In addition to the famous Bluebonnets that grace the land, the county is also decorated with beautiful wildflower parks. Ellis celebrates its rich heritage and beauty with annual festivals and offers other natural beauties like Lake Bardwell; an expansive waterfront that offers excellent fishing, camping, and boating opportunities. Almost 7,400 acres of rural land and real estate were advertised for sale for sale in Ellis County recently; the overall value of all Ellis County land, homesites and other rural acreage for sale was $118 million. Based on recent listing data from Land And Farm, the average price ($957,617) of land for sale in Ellis County was 25 percent cheaper than the average for other land currently for sale throughout the state. Ellis County is the 92nd biggest county (935 square miles) in the Lone Star State. Land for sale in Ellis County accounts for less than one percent of land, homesites and other rural acreage for sale on Land And Farm in the Lone Star State based on overall acreage. Home to species like whitetail deer and wild turkey, hunting land is the most common type of land for sale in Ellis County
. Farms in the area are principally focused on livestock production (classified by the USDA to include cattle, poultry and hog farming). The county is considered popular among retirees. From an economic perspective, manufacturing and related services are the main sectors in Ellis County. To find more land for sale in Texas
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