Land for Sale in Minnesota
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Recent data from Lands of America shows $179 million in farms, ranches and other land for sale in the Land of 10,000 Lakes. This represents a total of 29,852 acres of land for sale in Minnesota. The median price for land, ranches and rural property in Minnesota was $361,769. The average price of land advertised for sale in Minnesota was $469,115. Lands of America research shows that over half the land in the North Star State is privately owned. Unsurprisingly given its unofficial state nickname, the "Land of 1,000 Lakes," Minnesota has water running through its proverbial veins. Trout fishing is popular in both its southern streams and big northern lakes, including Lake Superior. The state's 1,300 wildlife management areas and three million acres of state forestland are home to game including moose, deer, bear, and ruffed grouse. In terms of its size, Minnesota is the country's 12th-largest state, covering an area of 86,943 square miles (56 million acres). In total, 79,627 square miles (92 percent) of the state is land, while the remaining 7,309 square miles comprises water. Approximately 19 percent is considered public land such as national and state parks, national forestland or other federally protected land. Residential property is the most common type of land listed for sale in Minnesota on Lands of America. Of Minnesota's 87 counties, Saint Louis County had the most rural property and land for sale, while Pine County was trending recently as the county with the most land sales recorded through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program.