Texas Land Information
A total of 18,894 acres were listed for sale in Menard County recently; the overall value of all Menard County land and rural real estate for sale was $54 million. Land And Farm data indicates the average price ($663,923) of land and rural property for sale in Menard County was 47 percent less than the state average for all land and property listed for sale in Texas on Land And Farm. Menard County is the 139th biggest county (902 square miles) in the Lone Star State. With climate and terrain conducive to agriculture, 80 percent of Menard County comprises ranching and farming land. The local economy here is heavily focused on beef cattle, hay, goats, grain, sheep and pecans. According to one report, some farms in the area are testing the viability of truffles as another revenue-generating crop. The small Hill Country region is also home to a number of historic missions and military structures, as well as a stretch of the San Saba River, popular for panfish and bass fishing. Itâ€™s reported that 400,000 acres here are available to hunters, including a number of excellent private game ranches. Menard County's economy is defined as agricultural, with 325 farms recorded in this Texas county during the last U.S. Census. Farm businesses in Menard County generate annual revenues of $2 million, most of which comes from livestock products. The county is also considered popular among retirees. Land for sale in Menard County accounts for less than one percent of farms, ranches and other land for sale on Land And Farm in Texas based on combined acreage. Most farming activity in Menard County is focused on crop production.