1253 Acres in Taylor County

Ovalo, Taylor County, Texas


1253.0 Arces

Size: 1253 Acres The Highpoint

Location: In Southwestern Taylor County, 30 minutes South of Abilene, Texas. The ranch is an easy 2.5-hour drive from Fort Worth or Odessa/Midland.

Terrain:\t The remote Highpoint Ranch offers scenic views throughout the whole ranch, while only being minutes away from the big city amenities of Abilene or small community of Winters. With significant elevation changes approaching 400 feet and having one of the highest points in the area at an elevation of 2428, The Highpoint Ranch provides for breathtaking views of the surrounding country side in all directions. The habitat consists of a mix of live oaks, red oaks, cedars and mesquite with shin oaks scattered throughout. The draws and valleys have all been improved to provide good grass cover and food plots have been strategically located and planted to benefit the wildlife. Completing the ranch is also good fertile bottom land with large live oaks scattered through the fields creating the perfect fall and spring wheat fields.

Water: There are several ponds and stock tanks throughout the ranch, 4 windmills with concrete holding tanks and concrete troughs at each windmill and one submersible pump well. There is also a county water meter in place and piped to all improvements.

Wildlife: The entire perimeter of the ranch has and 8 foot high fence and is well stocked with whitetail deer. The ranch is also lightly stocked with axis, black buck, Fallow and rams which take advantage of the rocky and mountainous terrain. The stock tanks and cultivation on the ranch provide for good bird hunting.

Improvements: There are three fully furnished stylish cedar cabins built in 2018 spread around two 100-year-old oak groves. Among the cabins is the cook house with a full kitchen. This area on the ranch is great for entertaining while also giving each guest their own private cabin. The ranch also has a newly constructed 40x60 shop with 60x30 concrete awning and half bath. A good all-weather road system is in place throughout the ranch.

Price: $2,354.00 per acre
Contact: Fletch Smith

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No water


No sewage


No telephone line


No gas


No electric

Lot Details

  • Icons/close No Mobile Home Data Provided
  • Icons/close Property is not on a Cul de Sac
  • Icons/close Property is not a Corner Lot
  • Icons/close Property is not Subdividable

Internet Speed for Ovalo, Texas

Provider Type Max Up Max Down
Taylor Telephone Cooperative, Inc. Optical Carrier/Fiber to the End User 1000 Mbps 1000 Mbps
ViaSat, Inc. Satellite 3 Mbps 100 Mbps
Taylor Telephone Cooperative, Inc. VDSL 50 Mbps 50 Mbps
HNS License Sub, LLC Satellite 3 Mbps 25 Mbps
Skybeam, Inc. Terrestrial Fixed Wireless 4 Mbps 25 Mbps
TRANSWORLD NETWORK, CORP Terrestrial Fixed Wireless 2 Mbps 15 Mbps
Taylor Telephone Cooperative, Inc. ADSL2 1 Mbps 10 Mbps
CT CUBE INC DBA WEST CENTRAL WIRELESS Terrestrial Fixed Wireless 1 Mbps 4 Mbps
VSAT Systems, LLC Satellite 1.3 Mbps 2 Mbps
GCI Communication Corp. Satellite 0 Mbps 0 Mbps
Approximate Location
This land's acreage of 1253.0 is equal to:
Vatican Citys
This land's price of $2.9M is equal to:
Avg. priced homes in San Francisco
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USDA Hardiness Zone 8a.

USDA Plant Hardiness Zones are the standard by which gardeners and growers can determine which plants are most likely to thrive at a location.

USDA Hardiness Zone 8 is one of the warmest plant hardiness zones. It is fortunate enough to have mild winters and long hot summers. It extends up the west coast, covering a large portion of the United States. It's a great place for growing watermelon for picnics and get togethers in the summer months and to grow prize winning pumpkins in time for Halloween.

The coldest days in winter:
Temperatures from 10 to 15°C

This zone is good for growing:
pecan, chestnut, watermelon, pumpkin, and Apples, Pears, Plums