Zapata County, Texas Land Information
Zapata County is a Texas border county along the Rio Grande and U.S.-Mexico line. An area of rolling, brush-covered terrain, 1,058-square-mile Zapata County has an economy that's dependent on natural gas, oil and ranching. Falcon Reservoir, covering the southern tip of the county, is not only an important water source for communities on both sides of the border but also a popular local fishing spot for species including bass, catfish and alligator gar. Land for sale in Zapata County, Texas, recently totaled $17 million and roughly 7,600 acres. Recent Land And Farm data shows the average price ($1.6 million) of land and rural real estate for sale in Zapata County was 22 percent more than the state average for other land currently listed for sale in Texas. Zapata County is the 73rd biggest county (998 square miles) in the Lone Star State. Land for sale in Zapata County represents 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. The most common type of property for sale here, ranches for sale in Zapata County
comprise working livestock ranches as well as rural-recreational property with uses including hunting, fishing and other outdoor pursuits like hiking and horseback riding. Crops like wheat and hay are the main focus of farms located in Zapata County. Mining and mineral extraction-related services are the main economic drivers in this part of Texas. To find more land for sale in Texas
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