Lake Houses for Sale in Colorado
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Colorado ranks among the country's ten largest states in terms of size, covering an area of 104,100 square miles (67 million acres). Of this area, 103,642 square miles (100 percent) covers land area, while the remaining 452 square miles comprises water. Colorado is home to some 23 million acres of public land, where lovers of the outdoor life can enjoy everything from hiking and backpacking to mountain biking and skiing. The state boasts 6,000 miles of streams and more than 2,000 lakes and reservoirs where anglers can cast for 35 species of both warm- and cold-water fish. Big-game hunting species in the state include deer, moose, pronghorn antelope and black bear. Lands of America research shows that 58 percent of land in Colorado is privately owned. Colorado's current price-per-acre average places it 28th in the country in terms of land value. This data represents $2.7 billion of ranches, farms and other land acreage for sale in the state covering a total of 966,049 acres. Farmland was the most common type of land for sale in Colorado. Of the 64 counties in Colorado, Custer County had the most land for sale.
Waterfront Property for sale in Elevenmile Canyon Reservoir Colorado