Land for Sale in Minnesota
Find Farms, Ranches, Acreage, and Country Homes for Sale
In terms of its size, Minnesota is the country's 12th-largest state, covering an area of 86,943 square miles (56 million acres). Of its total landmass, 79,627 square miles (92 percent) is land, while the remaining 7,309 square miles is made up of water. Unsurprisingly given its unofficial state nickname, the "Land of 1,000 Lakes," Minnesota has water running through its proverbial veins. Trout fishing is popular in both its southern streams and big northern lakes, including Lake Superior. The state's 1,300 wildlife management areas and three million acres of state forestland are home to game including moose, deer, bear and ruffed grouse. Lands of America research shows that 81 percent of land in Minnesota is privately owned. Based on its price-per-acre value, Minnesota is currently one of the five cheapest states country for rural land. This data represents $205 million of ranches, farms and other land acreage for sale in the state covering a total of 62,840 acres. Farmland was the most common type of land for sale in Minnesota. Of the 87 counties in Minnesota, Saint Louis County had the most rural property and land for sale.