Fayette County, Texas Land Information
Stretching out over 960 square miles and being home to more than 24,000 residents, Fayette County attracts almost a quarter million tourists each year. Featuring rolling hills and miles of open fields, Fayette County is both scenic and entertaining. The rich culture, friendly residents, and relaxed-pace lifestyle offer a unique experience that makes residents proud to call Fayette home. A total of 10,682 acres were listed for sale in Fayette County recently, representing a combined value of $147 million in Fayette County land and other rural acreage for sale. Based on recent listing data from Land And Farm, the average price ($605,482) of land and rural real estate for sale in Fayette County was 49 percent cheaper than the state average for all land and property listed for sale in Texas on Land And Farm. Fayette County is Texas's 85th biggest county (950 square miles). Agriculture and farming drives the Fayette County economy, with 2,822 farms recorded in this Texas locale during the U.S. Census in 2012. Farm businesses in Fayette County generate annual revenues of $3 million, 79 percent being from livestock bred in the county. The county is also considered popular among retirees. Land for sale in Fayette County comprises less than one percent of land for sale on Land And Farm in Texas based on combined 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 Fayette County
. Crops like wheat and hay are the main focus of farms located in Fayette County.