Virginia Land Information
A total of 2,358 acres were listed for sale in Amherst County recently; the value of all Amherst County land for sale was $9 million. Recent Land And Farm data indicates the average price ($383,228) of land and other rural acreage for sale in Amherst County was 19 percent lower than the average for other land currently for sale throughout the state. Amherst County is Virginia's 32nd biggest county (474 square miles). Amherst County is located in Southwest Virginia. The number of acres for sale in Amherst County represents about one percent of all land for sale on Land And Farm throughout the Old Dominion. A region that's popular with hunters and outdoor-sports enthusiasts, hunting land is the most common type of land for sale in Amherst County
. Crops like wheat and hay are the main focus of farms located in Amherst County. From an economic perspective, government and state-level services contribute most to Amherst County's overall GDP.