Country Homes for Sale in New Jersey
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Recent data from Lands of America shows $256 million in farms, ranches and other land for sale in the Garden State. This represents a combined 19,589 acres of land for sale in the state. The average price of land, ranches and rural property in New Jersey was $509,294. Lands of America research shows that over half the land in the Garden State is privately owned. New Jersey holds more than a half-million acres of state-owned land available for outdoor recreation in a diverse landscape that spreads from hardwood ridges to pine forests to coastal marshlands. Of this, some 350,000 acres reside within 121 wildlife management areas specially designated for wildlife and wildlife-related recreation. Garden State hunters enjoy over 100 days of deer hunting and season for bow, shotgun and muzzle-loading rifle hunts. New Jersey is one of the country's smallest states in terms of size, covering an area of 8,722 square miles (6 million acres). Of its total landmass, 7,354 square miles (84 percent) is land, while the remaining 1,368 square miles is made up of water. Approximately 19 percent is considered public land such as national and state parks, national forestland or other federally protected 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 New Jersey. Of New Jersey's 21 counties, Gloucester County had the most land and farms for sale, while Salem County was trending recently as the county with the most land sales recorded through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program.
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