Land for Sale in Alaska
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Lands of America recently had $141 million in land and rural property for sale in Alaska. This represents some 17,948 acres of land for sale in Alaska. The most expensive property listed for sale on Lands of America recently was $7 million, though the median price for land, ranches and farms in Alaska was $736,989. The average price of land listed for sale in Alaska was $922,025. Alaska's epic landscape affords a similarly epic number of hunting opportunities for big game including moose, caribou and even brown bear. Obviously, with 83 percent of land in the state under public stewardship, outdoor recreation opportunities abound here in the Last Frontier. Alaska is the country's largest state, covering an area of 656,424 square miles (420 million acres). In total, 570,641 square miles (87 percent) is made up of land, while the remaining 94,743 square miles is covered by water. Over half the land in Alaska is public land such as state parks, forestland or state and 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 Alaska. Of Alaska's 29 counties, Matanuska-Susitna Borough had the most land and acreage for sale, while Fairbanks North Star Borough was trending recently as the county with the most land sales recorded through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program.