Land for Sale in Mississippi
Find Farms, Ranches, Acreage, and Country Homes for Sale
In terms of size, Mississippi is the country's 32nd-largest state, covering an area of 48,434 square miles (31 million acres). In total, 46,923 square miles (97 percent) of the state is land, while the remaining 1,509 square miles comprises water. The Magnolia State incorporates over 50 wildlife management areas in addition to nine national wildlife refuges, where hunters gun for white-tailed deer, waterfowl, wild hogs and wild turkeys. Generous seasons and bag limits, along with robust conservation efforts, make this a popular hunting destination. Over 100 public lakes, 123,000 stream miles and 255,000 freshwater acres—not to mention, Gulf Coast access—make for some unforgettable fishing experiences, too. Lands of America research shows that 93 percent of land in Mississippi is privately owned. Based on its price-per-acre value, Mississippi is currently one of the five cheapest states country for rural land. This data represents $875 million of land for sale in the state covering a total of 260,489 acres. Farmland was the most common type of land for sale in Mississippi. Of the 82 counties in the state, Pike County had the most land and farms for sale.