If you’re looking for a house with a supersized backyard, you’re best bet is to search in the Eastern U.S. Only one Western state — Montana at No. 2, with a median lot size of 73,616 square feet — ranked in the top 10 for states with the largest median lot sizes for sale, based on properties for sale at real estate search site Realtor.com in September.
In fact, a majority of the states ranking in the list of top 10 list for largest median lot sizes that month were found in states east of the Mississippi River. All top 10 states with the largest median lot sizes had a median of three bedrooms and two bathrooms.
|Median lot size (sq. ft.)||27,443|
|Median house size (sq. ft.)||1,848|
|Lot cost per sq. ft||$6.19|