Land for Sale in Mississippi
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Recent internal data shows $958 million in land for sale for sale in the Magnolia State. This represents 333,847 acres of Mississippi land for sale (accounting for roughly one percent of the state's land area). The most expensive piece of land listed for sale on Lands of America recently was $12 million, although the median price for land and rural real estate for sale in Mississippi was $313,862. The average price of land and other rural acreage for sale in Mississippi was $562,962. There was 1,914 acres of sold land in Mississippi recorded last month through the Lands of America sales program. This reflects a 21 percent decrease in sales activity over the previous month. The total value of this sold land and rural real estate was $5.0 million. The Magnolia State incorporates over 50 wildlife management areas in addition to nine national wildlife refuges, where hunters gun for white-tailed deer, waterfowl, wild hogs and wild turkeys. Generous seasons and bag limits, along with robust conservation efforts, make this a popular hunting destination. Over 100 public lakes, 123, 000 stream miles and 255, 000 freshwater acres-not to mention, Gulf Coast access-make for some unforgettable fishing experiences and too. As befits a state with excellent hunting for big and small game like deer, waterfowl and wild turkey, hunting land was the most common type of land for sale in Mississippi. U.S. News & World Report ranks Mississippi as one of the country's top ten states for its cost of living. Of the 82 counties in Mississippi, Pike County had the most land and rural real estate for sale. In terms of size, Mississippi is the country's 32nd-largest state, covering an area of 48,434 square miles (31 million acres). In its entirety, 46,923 square miles (97 percent) is made up of land, while the remaining 1,509 square miles is covered by water.
Land for sale including Lakefront Property in Banner Mississippi