Texas Land Information
The central region of Texas covers the state's three largest cities: Houston, Dallas-Fort Worth and San Antonio. The limestone terrain of Texas Hill Country lies in Central Texas, as do the state's three largest rivers, the Trinity, the Brazos and the Colorado. A total of 5,822 acres were listed for sale in Madison County recently, representing a total value of $51 million in Madison County land and rural real estate for sale. Recent Land And Farm data reveals the average price ($585,918) of farms, ranches and other land for sale in Madison County was 50 percent cheaper than the state average for other Texas land and property currently listed for sale on Land And Farm. Madison County is Texas's 240th biggest county (466 square miles). Land for sale in Madison County equals 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. 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 Madison County
. Farms in the area are principally focused on livestock production (classified by the USDA to include cattle, poultry and hog farming). From an economic perspective, government and state-level services contribute most to Madison County's overall GDP.