Land for Sale in Maine
Find Farms, Ranches, Acreage, and Country Homes for Sale
In terms of its size, Maine is the country's 39th-largest state, covering an area of 35,387 square miles (23 million acres). In its entirety, 30,843 square miles (87 percent) is land, while the remaining 4,537 square miles is made up of water. Maine is a land of endless adventure, with craggy mountains and forests for hiking and hunting, over 6,000 lakes and ponds for fishing and boating, and miles of rocky coastline for exploration and saltwater fishing. Big-game species here include black bear, moose, bobcat and lynx. Lands of America research shows that 94 percent of land in the Pine Tree State is privately owned. Maine's current price-per-acre average places it sixth in the country in terms of land value. This data represents $121 million of ranches, farms and other land acreage for sale in the state covering a total of 17,912 acres. Farmland was the most common type of land for sale in Maine. Of the 16 counties in the state, Washington County had the most land and farms for sale.