Land for Sale in South Dakota
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Recent internal data records $512 million in land and rural real estate for sale for sale in the Coyote State. This represents 179,940 acres of land for sale in South Dakota. Of the 66 counties in the state, Custer County had the most land and acreage for sale. The most expensive land listed for sale in South Dakota on Lands of America recently was $123 million, while the median price for land and rural property for sale in South Dakota came in at $914,255. The average price of land and ranches for sale in South Dakota was $2 million. There was 311 acres of sold land in South Dakota recorded last month through the Lands of America sales program. This reflects an increase in sales activity over data from July 2018. The total value of this sold land and rural real estate was $1.5 million. Custer County recorded the most land sales recently in the state. Although 80 percent of land in South Dakota is privately owned, there's still room for over five million acres of state-managed land. The state boasts some of the nation's best pheasant hunting, with annual pheasant harvests regularly topping one million birds each year. Farms were the most common type of land for sale in South Dakota. Based on data from the U.S. Census Bureau, the agricultural sector contributed $5 billion to the South Dakota economy, or 11 percent of overall state GDP (placing it 13th among all U.S. states for income generated through farming and agricultural activities). WalletHub, a personal finance website, has ranked the state among the ten best states for retirees based on factors including affordability, quality of life and health care. In terms of size, South Dakota is the country's 17th-largest state, covering an area of 77,121 square miles (49 million acres). Of this area, 75,811 square miles (98 percent) is made up of land, while the remaining 1,305 square miles is covered by water.
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