Land for Sale in Montana
Find Farms, Ranches, Acreage, and Country Homes for Sale
Internal data from Lands of America records $1 billion in land and ranches for sale in Big Sky Country. This represents a combined 1,092,592 acres of land for sale in the state (accounting for about one percent of the state's land). The most expensive property listed for sale on Lands of America recently was $25 million, while the median price for land, ranches and rural property in Montana was $1 million. The average price of land listed for sale in Montana was $2 million. Lands of America research shows that over half the land in the Treasure State is privately owned. Montana is home to some of the best fly-fishing in the world, not to mention serviced by some of the most unforgettable guest ranches in the country. Cast for trout in the Gold Medal waters of the Flathead or Yellowstone rivers, amidst an epic landscape that's worth every syllable of its Big Sky Country moniker. Montana is the fourth-biggest state in the United States, covering an area of 147,046 square miles (94 million acres). In its entirety, 145,546 square miles (99 percent) covers land area, while the remaining 1,494 square miles is covered by water. Approximately 38 percent is considered public land such as national and state parks, national forestland or other federally protected land. 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 Montana. Of Montana's 56 counties, Stillwater County had the most land for sale, while Flathead County was trending recently as the county with the most land sales recorded through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program.