Located in North Dakota, 1,439-square-mile Benson County accounts for two percent of the state's total land area. Of the 53 counties in North Dakota, Benson County ranks 20th in terms of the size of its population (6,753, according to 2015 Census estimates). Its economy is defined as agricultural, with 563 farms recorded in the county during the 2012 U.S. Census. Recent data from Lands of America calculates the average value of land for sale in Benson County at $1,380 per acre. The average listing price was $345,000 and the median land-parcel size was 250 acres. Land for sale in Benson County totaled 250 acres and $345,000 in overall land value, with the city of Esmond featuring the most land for sale in the county. Given its rural location and ecomony, farms and other agricultural acreage are the most common types of land for sale in Benson County.