Larimer County, Colorado Land Information
Originally founded in 1861, Larimer County stretches out over 2,634 square miles and is home to nearly 334,000 residents. Located in the mountainous state of Colorado, Larimer features stunning lakes, beautiful mountains, and a plethora of camping, hiking, fishing, and outdoor recreational activities. For example, Bear Lake features a spectacular lake flanked by mountains and thick woods that offer scenic views and challenging hiking trails. Roughly 4,000 acres of land were listed for sale for sale in Larimer County recently; the overall value of all Larimer County land and ranches for sale was $30 million. Based on recent listing data from Land And Farm, the average price ($987,287) of land and rural property for sale in Larimer County was 49 percent less than the state average for all land and property listed for sale in Colorado on Land And Farm. Larimer County is the ninth biggest county (2,596 square miles) in the Centennial State. Larimer County is located in North Central Colorado. Based on its natural assets, Larimer County's economy is dependent on tourism and recreation. Land for sale in Larimer County equals less than one percent of land and rural property for sale on Land And Farm in Colorado based on overall acreage. With a recreation- and tourism-dependent economy, recreational acreage and property
, as well as hunting lands, are the most common land for sale in Larimer County. Larimer County farms are focused toward crops like wheat and cotton. The county is considered popular among retirees. Colorado's real estate and land prices can veer wildly based on proximity to hot markets in four-season resort towns like Aspen, Crested Butte and Telluride, as well as in the metro and suburban areas surrounding Denver and Boulder (home of the University of Colorado). However, it's no surprise that Colorado ranks highly as a retirement destination, with generally excellent weather and a healthy, outdoorsy lifestyle that's ideally suited toward active retirees. Taxes in Colorado are also relatively low, with a flat 4.63% state income-tax rate and no estate or inheritance taxes. To find more land for sale in Colorado
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