Land for Sale in Idaho
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Lands of America recently had $918 million in land and other rural acreage for sale for sale in the Gem State. This represents a combined 229,748 acres of land for sale in Idaho. The most expensive piece of land listed for sale on Lands of America recently was $62 million, though the median price for land for sale in Idaho came in at $642,981. The average price of land and rural real estate for sale in Idaho was $1 million. There was 16 acres of sold land in Idaho recorded last month through the Lands of America sales program. This reflects an increase in sales activity over data from April 2018. The total value of this sold land and rural real estate was $665,000. Idahoans take full advantage of their natural resources, with over half of the state's residents having fished and some 35 percent having hunted within a two-year span. All told, hunting, fishing, and trapping activities generate over $1 billion for the Idaho economy. And it's not just the local who are in on the secret. Visitors flock to the state for world-class skiing, backpacking and whitewater rafting and among other outdoor adventures. 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 Idaho. The financial publication Kiplinger has ranked the state among the ten best states for retirees based on factors including property and income taxes, health care and cost of living. The state has also been ranked among the ten best states for the cost of living by U.S. News & World Report. Of the 44 counties in Idaho, Kootenai County had the most land and acreage for sale. In terms of size, Idaho is the country's 14th-largest state, covering an area of 83,574 square miles (53 million acres). Of this area, 82,643 square miles (99 percent) of the state is land, while the remaining 926 square miles comprises water.