2006 County Land Sales by Town
Of all property sales within Esmeralda County, 69% were in the Dyer/Fish Lake Valley area while 26% was in Goldfield. Goldfield has been declared an historic community and is striving to restore it's old buildings. 'Other areas' reflects those areas of the county other than the towns listed. Silver Peak had little activity in that it is virtually surrounded by government owned or managed land. This greatly limits the amount of property available in the region. Growth in the Dyer/Fish Lake Valley region is on the rise. Average costs of property is very difficult to calculate as property differs in value based on location within the county, age of buildings, acreage of land sold with associated buildings, etc. These items are not factored in here. The average reflected here is based solely upon type of property sold and location.
|AVERAGE PRICE OF SINGLE FAMILY HOMES|
|LAND USE DESCRIPTION||2001||2002||2003||2004||2005||thru Oct
|# Sold||Avg Cost($)||# Sold||Avg Cost($)||# Sold||Avg Cost($)||# Sold||Avg Cost($)||# Sold||Avg Cost($)||# Sold||Avg Cost($)|
|200||Single Family Residence|
|Dyer/Fish Lake Valley||1||20,000||1||60,000||1||95,000||4||40,000|
|220||Mobile Home converted to Real Property|
|Dyer/Fish Lake Valley||1||33,500|
|230||Personal Property Mobile Home - on Unsecured Roll|
|Dyer/Fish Lake Valley||1||14,891||1||25,000||4||22,250||5||25,050||2||27,750||1||15,000|
|260||Personal Property Manufactured Home - on Secured Roll|
|Dyer/Fish Lake Valley||1||37,000|
The average cost of an acre of vacant land in the Dyer/Fish Lake Valley area, based on the time period January through October 2006, is $6,102 per acre. This is based on 61 sales of property ranging from approximately 1 to 12 acres per sale. Dyer is an agricultural town located between the White Mountains and the Silver Peak Mountains off Hwy 264.