Lake Houses for Sale in Vermont
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Vermont is one of the country's smallest states in terms of size, covering an area of 9,615 square miles (6 million acres). In its entirety, 9,217 square miles (96 percent) is made up of land, while the remaining 400 square miles comprises water. Hunting and trapping in Vermont is available on over 800,000 acres of public hunting lands, where popular game species include white-tailed deer, black bear, moose, wild turkey, ruffed grouse, woodcock and waterfowl. Vermonters also enjoy access to 808 lakes and ponds and over 7,000 miles of rivers and streams, home to over 90 species of fish. Lands of America research shows that 92 percent of land in Vermont is privately owned. Vermont's current price-per-acre average places it 34th in the country in terms of land value. This data represents $118 million of ranches, farms and other land acreage for sale in the state covering a total of 9,260 acres. Farmland was the most common type of land for sale in Vermont. Of Vermont's 14 counties, Windham County had the most rural property and land for sale.