Texas Land Information
Land for sale in Wood County, Texas, recently totaled $74 million and 8,455 acres. Recent Land And Farm data reveals the average price ($408,540) of land and other rural acreage for sale in Wood County was 68 percent lower than the state average for other Texas land and property currently listed for sale on Land And Farm. Wood County is Texas's 225th biggest county (645 square miles). Named after George T. Wood who served as Governor of Texas from 1847-1849, Wood County expands over 696 square miles. Wood County hails from a rich history of oil discovery, coal, discovery and the economic boom from the railroad industry. Wood County houses a population of over 43,000, and its largest city is Mineola. With such a rich history comes many historic sites. Wood County offers a range of historic sights, including the Callaway House, the Dr. Pepper Bottling Plant, and Jarvis Christian College to name a few. The county is also considered popular among retirees. Land for sale in Wood County equals less than one percent of land, homesites and other rural acreage for sale on Land And Farm in Texas based on combined acreage. A region that's popular with hunters and outdoor-sports enthusiasts, hunting land is the most common type of land for sale in Wood County. Wood County farms are focused toward crops like wheat and cotton.