Texas Land Information
Home to nearly 25,000 residents, Gillespie County is located in the heart of Texas Hill Country. The quaint county stretches out over 1,062 square miles and is home to a portion of the Lyndon B. Johnson National Park. Gillespie offers subtle attractions like the Nimitz Museum, and features 3.5 square miles of lakes and river, offering great fishing opportunities. Land for sale in Gillespie County, Texas, recently totaled $272 million and 17,119 acres. Based on recent listing data from Land And Farm, the average price ($1.0 million) of land for sale in Gillespie County was 12 percent less than the average for other land currently for sale throughout the state. Gillespie County is Texas's 57th biggest county (1,058 square miles). Based on its natural assets, tourism and recreation are important factors in the Gillespie County economy. The county is also considered popular among retirees. Land for sale in Gillespie County accounts for less than one percent of farms, ranches and other land for sale on Land And Farm in the Lone Star State based on overall acreage. With a recreation- and tourism-dependent economy, recreational acreage and property
, as well as hunting lands, are the most common land for sale in Gillespie County. Gillespie County farms are focused toward crops like wheat and cotton.