Citrus County is a county in Florida. It covers 773 square miles (494,874 acres), which represents less than one percent of the state total. Of the 67 counties in Florida, Citrus County ranks 33rd in terms of the size of its population (141,058, according to 2015 Census estimates). The county is also considered popular among retirees. Recent data from Lands of America calculates the average value of land and acreage for sale in Citrus County at $36,500 per acre. The average list price of property and land for sale was $38,933 (the most expensive listing being for $85,000) and the median land-parcel size was less than an acre. Land for sale in Citrus County totaled three acres and $116,800 in overall land value, with the city of Citrus Springs featuring the most land for sale in the county. Farmland was the most common type of land for sale in Citrus County.