Land for Sale in Virginia
Find Farms, Ranches, Acreage, and Country Homes for Sale
In terms of size, Virginia is the country's 35th-largest state, covering an area of 42,769 square miles (27 million acres). Of its total landmass, 39,490 square miles (92 percent) covers land area, while the remaining 3,285 square miles is made up of water. Virginia's 40 wildlife management areas total more than 200,000 acres, in addition to the state's other public hunting lands. Big-game species include black bear, white-tailed deer, wild turkey and elk. Over 2,300 miles of wild trout streams beckon anglers in Virginia's Blue Ridge and Allegheny mountains. Lands of America research shows that 89 percent of land in Virginia is privately owned. Virginia's current price-per-acre average places it seventh in the country in terms of land value. This data represents $1.7 billion of ranches, farms and other land acreage for sale in the state covering a total of 248,788 acres. Farmland was the most common type of land for sale in Virginia. Of Virginia's 133 counties, Mecklenburg County had the most land and farms for sale.