Pasture/Ranch Land Information
Castro County is located in the Northern High Plains region of Texas. The Texas Panhandle gets its name for its proximity to the handle-shaped portion of its neighbor, Oklahoma. It is the state's least populated region. The economy here is largely agricultural. The Census Bureau records 548,142 acres of farmland on 532 farms in Texas's Castro County. Of the 254 counties in Texas, Castro County is 156th in terms of its size (572,438 acres). There were 3,420 acres of ranches for sale in Castro County, Texas, based on recent Land And Farm data. The combined market value of this land and rural real estate was $12.0 million. The average size of ranches for sale in Castro County was 1,710 acres, which is much bigger than the average size of ranches for sale in other counties in Texas. Common game species to be found on ranches for sale in Castro County include whitetail deer, dove, hog, turkey and quail. For fishermen, the rivers and lakes on Castro County ranches for sale are stocked with fish including bass, catfish and trout.