Wood County, Texas Land Information
Named after George T. Wood, who served as Governor of Texas from 1847-1849, Wood County extends 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 residents, and its largest city is Mineola. With such a rich history comes many historic sites, including the Callaway House, the Dr. Pepper Bottling Plant, and Jarvis Christian College to name a few. There was a total of $81 million of land and rural real estate for sale in Wood County, Texas, recently on Land And Farm. The amount of all Wood County land and rural property for sale was roughly 8,500 acres. Based on recent listing data from Land And Farm, the average price ($421,618) of farms, ranches and other land for sale in Wood County was 67 percent lower than the state average for other Texas land and property currently listed for sale on Land And Farm. Wood County is the 225th biggest county (645 square miles) in the Lone Star State. 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 the Lone Star State based on overall acreage. Home to species like whitetail deer and wild turkey, 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. The county is considered popular among retirees. To find more land for sale in Texas
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