Texas Land Information
Hidalgo County, Texas stretches over an expansive 1,583 square miles and is home to 842,304 residents. Badged as the eighth most populous county in Texas, the county takes its name from Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla, the priest who raised the call for Mexicoâ€™s independence from Spain. Located in the Rio Grande Valley of Southern Texas, the county is extremely fast growing. Across the county, one will find various state parks and wildlife centers that not only offer up wildlife for fishing and hunting but also protect them in wildlife sanctuaries. Featuring cities like McAllen, Alamo, and Edinburg, thereâ€™s never a shortage of things to do. There was a combined $129 million of land and rural real estate for sale in Hidalgo County, Texas, recently on Land And Farm. The total of all Hidalgo County land, homesites and other rural acreage for sale was 31,946 acres. Based on recent listing values on Land And Farm, the average price ($2.0 million) of land, homesites and other rural acreage for sale in Hidalgo County was 71 percent greater than the average for other Texas land and property listed for sale on Land And Farm. Hidalgo County is Texas's 15th largest county (1,571 square miles). Land for sale in Hidalgo County accounts for less than one percent of land and other rural acreage for sale on Land And Farm in the Lone Star State based on combined acreage. Given its rural location, farms and agricultural acreage
are the most common types of land for sale in Hidalgo County. Farms in the area are principally focused on livestock production (classified by the USDA to include cattle, poultry and hog farming).