Land for Sale in Hawaii
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Hawaii ranks among the country's smallest states in terms of size, covering an area of 10,932 square miles (7 million acres). In its entirety, 6,423 square miles (59 percent) of the state is land, while the remaining 4,509 square miles is covered by water. Given its remote Pacific Ocean location and mountainous geography, Hawaii land and real estate comes at a premium. Obviously, tourism is one of the islandsÂ’ main economic drivers, with visitors from around the world coming to enjoy the dramatic landscape of pristine, palm-shaded beaches and rugged, volcanic interiors. Interestingly, Hawaii is the state with the highest proportion of military-base acreage (5.6 percent of the state), putting it ahead of California and New Mexico. Lands of America research shows that 81 percent of land in the Aloha State is privately owned.