Roosevelt County is located in New Mexico. The county covers 2,455 square miles (1,571,251 acres), which represents less than one percent of the state total. Of New Mexico's 33 counties, Roosevelt County ranks 20th in terms of the size of its population (19,120, according to 2015 Census estimates). Its economy is defined as agricultural, with 680 farms recorded in the county during the 2012 U.S. Census. Recent Lands of America data places the average value of ranches, land, farms and other recreational acreage for sale in Roosevelt County at $649 per acre. On average, the price of land for sale was $325,065 (the most expensive listing being for $1.2 million) and the median land-parcel size was 35 acres. Land for sale in Roosevelt County totaled 6,011 acres and $3.9 million in overall land value, with the city of Portales featuring the most land for sale in the county. Given its rural location and ecomony, farms and other agricultural acreage are the most common types of land for sale in Roosevelt County.