Lake Houses for Sale in Wisconsin
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Recent data from Lands of America shows $455 million in land for sale in the Cotton State. This represents a total of 56,427 acres of land for sale in Wisconsin. The most expensive property listed for sale on Lands of America recently was $9 million, though the median price for land, ranches and rural property in Wisconsin was $222,211. The average price of land advertised for sale in Wisconsin was $358,686. There was 1,021 acres of sold land in Wisconsin recorded in April 2018 through the Lands of America sales program. This reflects a decrease in sales activity over data from the previous period. The total value of this sold land and rural real estate was $6.5 million. Wisconsin hunters head out into the state's forests and public hunting lands each fall to bag white-tailed deer, followed by the popular wild turkey hunting season in spring. The state's lakes, ponds and rivers and streams brim with over 160 species of fish. In terms of its size, Wisconsin is the country's 23rd-largest state, covering an area of 65,503 square miles (42 million acres). Of its total landmass, 54,158 square miles (83 percent) is land, while the remaining 11,339 square miles comprises water. Approximately 18 percent is considered public land such as national and state parks, national forestland or other federally protected land. With numerous opportunities to hunt species including deer, boar and wild turkey, hunting land was the most common type of land for sale in Wisconsin. Of the 72 counties in the state, Sawyer County had the most rural property and land for sale.