Land for Sale in Louisiana
Find Farms, Ranches, Acreage, and Country Homes for Sale
In terms of size, Louisiana is the country's 31st-largest state, covering an area of 51,843 square miles (33 million acres). Of its total landmass, 43,204 square miles (83 percent) of the state is land, while the remaining 9,174 square miles is made up of water. Louisiana bills itself a year-round "Sportsman's Paradise" for its diverse array of outdoor-recreation opportunities that include deep-sea fishing, hunting, biking and hiking. The state's coastal wetlands attract numerous migratory bird species, while the inland swamps and hardwoods are home to alligators, deer, wild turkey, woodcock, snakes and bears. Lands of America research shows that 91 percent of land in the Pelican State is privately owned. Louisiana's current price-per-acre average places it 10th in the country in terms of land value. This data represents $300 million of ranches, farms and other land acreage for sale in the state covering a total of 104,215 acres. Hunting Land was the most common type of land for sale in Louisiana. Of the 64 counties in the state, Avoyelles Parish had the most land for sale.