Located in the state of Washington, Ferry County is a largely unspoiled area with a wealth of National Forest, wildlife, lakes, and streams. Among all this pristine wilderness, approximately twenty percent of the land is privately owned. Within this twenty percent is where you’ll find the majority of available Ferry County real estate. In terms of current residence, a small population of 7,600 people reside here and enjoy a rather outdoorsy lifestyle. Ferry County is home to world-class fishing, ample parks, resorts, recreational areas, and more. Additionally, just a few miles in any direction, there’s a wealth of modern-day conveniences like shopping centers, malls, grocery stores, restaurants, and health services.
Thus, Ferry County is the perfect place to buy or build a home, relax, and enjoy the great outdoors, or raise a family. Presently, there are just under 40 available homes for sale here in this relaxed rural community. These available homes range from $59,900 to $1,100,000 and have a median sale price of $159,900 or $109 per square foot. What’s more, for those looking to build the home of their dreams, there are well over 130 available land lots with highly-coveted homesites for sale right now in Ferry County.
Houses in Ferry County are, for the most part, reasonably-priced with the majority of available homes listed for less $500,000. Here, within this affordable price range, you’ll find everything from starter homes, fixer-uppers, cabin-style homes, ranchers, and single-family residences. At present, the most affordable house for sale is a well-maintained 3-bed, 2-bath, 1,250 square foot, single-story home located in the city of Danville for $59,900. This residence is located in the banana belt of Ferry County and offers convenient access to nearby parks, and a golf course.
Yet another fantastic and affordable home worth considering is a 4-bed, 2-bath, 2,900 square foot, two-story residence in Kettle Falls for $299,950. This sizable home sits on a 20-acre lot and borders beautiful state land. Inside, you’ll find a renovated interior with spacious bedrooms, a country kitchen, and an immaculate family room. Then again, for $599,900, you could purchase a stunning 3-bed, 2-bath, 2,668 square foot home on Curlew Lake. This custom cabin-style home offers front row lake views, vaulted ceilings, a main level living room, and a rec room. Lastly, there’s a unique 3-bed, 2-bath, 5,760 square foot home that sits above the lobby of a 25-room motel for $1,100,000.
In contrast, land for sale in Ferry County is readily available, which means it’s currently a buyer’s market. Here, you can find a variety of ample acreage ranging from $9,900 for a .66-acre lot to $799,900 for a 475.93-acre lot. Obviously, with such a large selection of available land, there’s a homesite for just about every lifestyle and budget. Take the off-the-grid 10-acre lot on Lambert Lane in Republic for $18,500. This private acreage is ideal for a getaway spot or family cabin. A few noteworthy features here include incredible views, a seasonal creek, and nearby hiking trails.
Alternatively, a forested 20-acre lot on Earl Road in Curlew is also for sale for only $36,500. This impressive property has timberland, wildlife, and a large building site for a recreational cabin. There’s even riverfront property available within Ferry County for those looking for a true wilderness getaway spot. For example, a fantastic 11.88-acre lot on Boundary Road in Danville is for sale for $79,900. This homesite also offers pasture land and flat land for hay. Finally, one particular property out of the 130+ that is an absolute must-see is the massive 475.93-acre lot on Curlew Lake Road in Republic for $79,900.