Nebraska's 2,576-square-mile Custer County covers three percent of the state's total land area. Of the 93 counties in Nebraska, Custer County ranks 24th in terms of the size of its population (10,806, according to 2015 Census estimates). Its economy is defined as agricultural, with 1,352 farms recorded in the county during the 2012 U.S. Census. Recent Lands of America data places the average value of land and acreage for sale in Custer County at $240 per acre. The average listing price was $272,062 (the most expensive listing being for $2.5 million) and the median size of land and property for sale in Custer County was 33 acres. Land for sale in Custer County totaled 14,759 acres and $3.5 million in overall land value, with the city of Ansley 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 Custer County.