California Dreamin: 7 Overlooked Counties to Own Affordable Land

By LandCentral

Oh, California. You beautiful state you. Known for its warm beaches, famous people, and wine country, California is a big state with big dreams. If you’re one of the many people dreaming of owning a piece of the Golden State, then we’ve got you covered. Check out California Dreamin: 7 Overlooked Counties to Own Affordable Land:

1. Modoc County

Often called “A place where the west still lives,” Modoc County is untouched terrain at its finest. Tucked away in the northeastern corner of California, Modoc County shares a border with Oregon and Nevada. The county is home to a vast expanse of mountains, lakes, and a national forest. It’s rugged and wild in all the best ways. With a quiet population of just 8,700, residents enjoy a slower pace to life surrounded by nature’s bounty.

Property Highlight in Modoc County

Almost 2 Acres of Gorgeous Property Near Oregon Border

This property is just outside of the Modoc National Forest, on the Oregon border. About 15 minutes from the heart of Alturas, this private lot is perfect for those seeking peace and quiet. The ideal blend of city and forest.

2. San Bernardino County

The largest county in the US, San Bernardino County has a population of 2.2 million, is home to 24 cities and is known for its low cost of living. With enviable climates and terrain, San Bernardino County provides a bevy of outdoor adventures, from hiking and water-sports to snowboarding and off-roading.  From the floor of the Mojave Desert Basin to Lake Arrowhead, San Bernardino has something for everyone!

Property Highlight in San Bernardino County

Prime Real Estate on 2 Acre Land

California is calling! This 2 acre parcel is located just 24 miles outside of Barstow and zoned for Forest/Resource Conservation. A flat lot surrounded by farmland with a dirt road leading in and no utilities yet established. Ideal for those craving an off-grid homestead.

3. Kern County

With a rich history of gold, oil, and agriculture, Kern County brings the goods. A diverse population of nearly 1 million people along with its rich desert climate make Kern County a great place to settle down. The third largest county in California, Kern County has a lot to be desired. From large cities to low costs of living, Kern County is an affordable location in Southern California.

Property Highlight in Kern County

Large Lot in Beautiful California Desert Town

California City is a quiet town in the heart of the California desert just 2 hours outside of LA. Tucked beneath the shadow of the Piute Mountains, this beautiful lot is the perfect place to have it all.

4. Tehama County

Midway between Sacramento and the Oregon border is the charming Tehama County. Known for its leisurely living, Tehama County offers widespread recreation along 300 miles of trails and the beautiful Sacramento River. The area is overflowing with ripe fruit and surrounded by lush farmland and vineyards. A beautiful place to call home.

Property Highlight

Large, Gorgeous Lot in Northern California

This great property is in a neighborhood near a small lake. The perfect place for any outdoor enthusiast while still being able to be a part of a community. Don’t miss the chance to have the best of both worlds.

5. Los Angeles County

From Hollywood to the San Fernando Valley, big things happen in Los Angeles County. Explore the sunny beaches of Malibu or the star-studded entertainment capital of the world. Los Angeles County has the convenience of big cities with the beauty of sunny California. There are still affordable areas to buy land in this popular county.

Property Highlight in Los Angeles County

Sprawling Agricultural Haven on Outskirts of Lake Los Angeles

Discover the vast possibilities on this flat 2 acre lot. Zoned for agricultural use, this property provides a blank canvas for your rural aspirations. Explore the potential of this idyllic parcel, where your vision for a peaceful and spacious retreat can become a reality.

6. Siskiyou County

Nestled on the border of Oregon is Siskiyou County. A beautiful, rural area surrounded by national forests, beautiful mountains, and stunning landscapes. The convenience of Oregon and several small towns make this an ideal county to lay down some roots. Affordable land in California is still possible in this charming border county.

Property Highlight

Nice Property Near Sequoia National Forest

The Sequoia National Forest boasts over a million acres in three different counties of wilderness beauty. It’s here you’ll find the perfect opportunity to stake your claim. Have the best of small town life, big city lights, desert freedom, and forest trails. Don’t let this chance pass you by.

7. Lassen County

Hugging the border of Nevada and just north of Tahoe is beautiful Lassen County. An outdoor paradise where the Cascade Mountains and the Sierra Nevada collide with the desert of the Great Basin. This rural county is ideal for families or retirees looking for a low cost of living, low crime rates and overall peace and quiet. Something for everyone in northeastern California.

Property Highlight in Lassen County

Beautiful Property with View of Eagle Lake

This amazing property is the perfect place to enjoy all four seasons. From camping and boating in the summer, to winter sports in the colder months, this is the ideal place to set up a vacation home. Truly is a gem of a deal.

So there you have it. If you’re dreamin of California, then check out the properties we have in these 7 counties and turn your dream into a reality!

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