Big Stone County, Minnesota Land Information
Big Stone County is Minnesota's 67th biggest county (528 square miles). There was a combined $763,800 of land for sale in Big Stone County recently on Land And Farm. The combined acreage of all Big Stone County land and property for sale was 88 acres. Based on recent listing values, the average price of land for sale in Big Stone County was over 50 percent lower than the average for other Minnesota land and property currently listed for sale on Land And Farm. Residential land
was the most common type of land for sale in Big Stone County, including homes for retirement, primary residence and vacation getaways. Agriculture and farming drives the Big Stone County economy, with 400 farms recorded in the county during the U.S. Census in 2012. Farming activities in Big Stone County generate annual revenues of $165 million, 84 percent of which derives from livestock products and 16 percent from crop harvests. Farms in the area are principally focused on livestock production (classified by the USDA to include cattle, poultry and hog farming). Big Stone County is located in the Southern region of Minnesota.