Land for Sale in Kentucky
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Internal data from Lands of America lists $502 million in land for sale in the Bluegrass State. This represents a total of 125,325 acres of land for sale in Kentucky. The average price of land advertised for sale in Kentucky was $378,847. Lands of America research shows that over half the land in the Bluegrass State is privately owned. Kentucky gets rugged fast and lives up to its heritage as a hunting and fishing paradise. Hunters can choose from over 80 wildlife management areas as well as the sprawling Daniel Boone National Forest and Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area. Eastern Kentucky is home to the largest elk herd in the eastern United States, while other species include wild turkey, white-tailed deer and coyote. In terms of its size, Kentucky is the country's 37th-largest state, covering an area of 40,411 square miles (26 million acres). In its entirety, 39,486 square miles (98 percent) is made up of land, while the remaining 921 square miles is covered by water. Less than ten percent of land in Kentucky is public land (i.e. national and state parks, national forests, BLM land). As befits a state with excellent hunting for big and small game like deer, waterfowl and wild turkey, hunting land was the most common type of land for sale in Kentucky. U.S. News & World Report ranks Kentucky as one of the country's top ten states for its cost of living. Of the 120 counties in Kentucky, Pulaski County had the most rural property and land for sale, while Marion County was trending recently as the county with the most land sales recorded through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program.
Land for sale including Beachfront Property in Kentucky