Lake Houses for Sale in Massachusetts
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Massachusetts is one of the country's smallest states in terms of size, covering an area of 10,555 square miles (7 million acres). In total, 7,800 square miles (74 percent) covers land area, while the remaining 2,754 square miles is covered by water. From the top of 3,491-foot Mount Greylock to the Atlantic Ocean shores of Cape Cod, Massachusetts' land is brimming with adventure. Saltwater-fishing charters reel in bluefish, tuna, cod, haddock and halibut, while over 500 inland lakes, ponds, rivers promise trout, bass and salmon. Hunters can bag white-tailed deer, black bear, wild turkey and pheasant. Lands of America research shows that 94 percent of land in Massachusetts is privately owned. Based on comparative price-per-acre values, Massachusetts has the most expensive land in the country. This data represents $100 million of land for sale in the state covering a total of 2,572 acres. Farmland was the most common type of land for sale in Massachusetts. Of the 14 counties in the state, Berkshire County had the most rural property and land for sale.
Waterfront Property for sale in Benton Pond Massachusetts