Scott County, Kansas Land Information
Scott County is the 68th biggest county (718 square miles) in the Jayhawk State. Recent data indicates the average price of land, ranches and rural real estate for sale in Scott County was about the same as the average for other land currently listed for sale throughout the state. Residential land
was the most common type of land for sale in Scott County, including homes for retirement, primary residence and vacation getaways. Agriculture and farming drives the Scott County economy, with 269 farms recorded in the county during the U.S. Census in 2012. Farming activities in Scott County generate annual revenues of $980 million, seven percent of which derives from livestock products and 93 percent from crop harvests. Crops like wheat and hay are the main focus of farms located in Scott County. Scott County is located in the High Plains region of Kansas.