Texas Land Information
Originally founded in 1840, Travis County stretches over 1,023 square miles and has a healthy population of 1.177 million residents. The sprawling county features a host of exciting cities, all of which possess their own unique list of amenities. The exciting city of Austin stands as the county seat and state capital and features a vibrant music scene and unique art. Travis offers exciting outdoor amenities in addition to the modernity of a fast-paced city. Lake Travis offers the thrill of swimming and boating, while Round Rock offers scenic hiking trails. A combined 6,102 acres were listed for sale in Travis County recently; the value of all Travis County land and ranches for sale was $339 million. Recent Land And Farm data shows the average price ($2.3 million) of land and ranches for sale in Travis County was 92 percent greater than the average for other Texas land and property listed for sale on Land And Farm. Travis County is the 76th biggest county (990 square miles) in the Lone Star State. Land for sale in Travis County comprises less than one percent of land and ranches for sale on Land And Farm in the Lone Star State based on total acreage. A region that's popular with hunters and outdoor-sports enthusiasts, hunting land is the most common type of land for sale in Travis County
. Agriculturally, farms in the county depend principally on livestock such as cattle and poultry. From an economic perspective, government and state-level services contribute most to Travis County's overall GDP.