Dixie County is a county in Florida. It covers 864 square miles (552,774 acres), which represents less than one percent of the state total. Of the 67 counties in Florida, Dixie County ranks 58th in terms of the size of its population (16,203, according to 2015 Census estimates). Government and state-level services are the main economic drivers in Dixie County. The county is also considered popular among retirees. Recent data from Lands of America calculates the average value of ranches, land, farms and other recreational acreage for sale in Dixie County at $15,432 per acre. On average, the price of land for sale was $149,203 (the most expensive listing being for $890,000) and the median acreage of land for sale in Dixie County was two acres. Land for sale in Dixie County totaled 860 acres and $13.3 million in overall land value, with the city of Suwannee featuring the most land for sale in the county. Farmland was the most common type of land for sale in Dixie County.