Land for Sale in New York
Find Farms, Ranches, Acreage, and Country Homes for Sale
Based on recent Lands of America data, New York ranks 10th in the country for the combined number of land listings currently for sale in the state. By overall acreage of land for sale, New York ranks 19th. Recent data from Lands of America records more than $10 billion in farms, ranches and other land for sale in the Empire State. The total size of land for sale in the state is more than 487,000 acres. Of the 62 counties in the state, Dutchess County had the most land for sale. There were 988 acres of sold land in New York recorded in November 2018 through the Lands of America sales program. This reflects a 27 percent decrease in sales activity over the previous month, with a combined land value of $5 million for all property and land sold in the state. The total value of this sold land and rural real estate was $5 million. Chenango, Herkimer County recorded the most land sales recently in the state. Approximately three-quarters of a million New Yorkers and visitors hunt in the state annually, although most hunt on private land. The state numbers 215 state and national parks, many of which are open to hunting. New York's waterways, including more than 7,500 lakes and ponds, 70,000 miles of rivers and streams, and thousands of miles of coastline count 165 species of fish. In terms of its size, New York is the country's 27th-largest state, covering an area of 54,475 square miles (35 million acres). In total, 47,126 square miles covers land area, while the remaining 7,429 square miles is made up of water. Game species to be found on land for sale in New York include whitetail deer, turkey, grouse, bear, geese, and quail. Anglers have their pick of bass, pike, catfish, trout, and walleye.
Land for sale including Hunting Land in Cochecton New York