Washington's 2,994-square-mile Chelan County covers four percent of the state's total land area. Of the 39 counties in Washington, Chelan County ranks 17th in terms of the size of its population (75,644, according to 2015 Census estimates). Based on its natural assets, tourism and recreation define the economic landscape of Chelan County. Recent data from Lands of America calculates the average value of ranches, land, farms and other recreational acreage for sale in Chelan County at $755 per acre. The average listing price was $483,587 (the most expensive listing being for $530,145) and the median size of land and real estate for sale in Chelan County was 640 acres. Land for sale in Chelan County totaled 1,922 acres and $1.5 million in overall land value, with the city of Cashmere featuring the most land for sale in the county. With a recreation- and tourism-dependent economy, recreational acreage and property, as well as hunting lands, are most commonly sold in Chelan County.