360 Degree Mountaintop Views And Remote Home Site Near Terra Alta

Terra Alta, Preston County, West Virginia


62.0 Arces

If you have been looking for that perfect mountain top building spot with a gorgeous view in a quiet country setting, this is the perfect property. Featuring a 360-degree panoramic view of the surrounding hills and farms, a property like this just does not hit the market very often. It is located only 15 minutes from the town of Terra Alta and less than an hour from Deep Creek Lake, Maryland. It has great road access and a cleared flat spot on top that is perfect for building a home or getaway cabin. The timber surrounding the lot is primarily hardwoods of varying ages that include red and white oak, maple, beech, hickory, etc. This area has strong wildlife populations of whitetail deer, turkeys, bears and a variety of small game species. Whether you’re looking for a hunting property for a remote cabin getaway or a mountain top homesite – this property would serve your needs. Electric is available nearby but would need to be run into the building location. There are no other public utilities available in this location. If you are interested in this great hunting property or are looking for a place to get off the grid, give the listing agent a call. Mineral rights are not included in the sale.

Property Features:

- 360-degree panoramic views
- Mountain top building location
- Great public road access
- 15 minutes from Terra Alta
- 47 minutes from Deep Creek, MD
- 1 hour from Morgantown
- 2 hours and 16 minutes from Pittsburgh
- 3 hours and 36 minutes to Washington DC
- Hardwood timber
- Excellent whitetail and turkey hunting

Est Taxes



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 Terra Alta, West Virginia

Provider Type Max Up Max Down
Digital Connections, Inc.dba Prodigi Optical Carrier/Fiber to the End User 1000 Mbps 1000 Mbps
Atlantic Broadband Finance, LLC Cable Modem-DOCSIS 3.1 50 Mbps 1000 Mbps
Frontier Communications Corporation VDSL 3 Mbps 45 Mbps
ViaSat, Inc. Satellite 3 Mbps 35 Mbps
HNS License Sub, LLC Satellite 3 Mbps 25 Mbps
Frontier Communications Corporation ADSL2 1 Mbps 18 Mbps
Frontier Communications Corporation Asymetrical xDSL 1 Mbps 6 Mbps
UNITED STATES CELLULAR CORPORATION Terrestrial Fixed Wireless 0.064 Mbps 2 Mbps
VSAT Systems, LLC Satellite 1.3 Mbps 2 Mbps
Atlantic Broadband Finance, LLC Optical Carrier/Fiber to the End User 0 Mbps 0 Mbps
GCI Communication Corp. Satellite 0 Mbps 0 Mbps
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This Terra Alta Economy

Description Terra Alta
Unemployment Rate 4.4%
Recent Job Growth 2.2%
Future Job Growth 36.1%
Sales Tax 6.0%
Income Tax 6.0%
Income Per Capita $16,713
Household Income $35,417
Family Median Income $47,986
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting 2.0%
Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction 6.1%
Construction 6.6%
Manufacturing 6.4%
Wholesale Trade 1.0%
Retail Trade 24.6%
Transportation and warehousing 5.3%
Utilities 1.8%
Information 1.6%
Finance and insurance 4.2%
Real estate, rental, and leasing 1.4%
Professional, scientific and technical services 1.0%
Management of companies 0.0%
Administrative, support, and waste management services 4.8%
Educational services 0.5%
Health care and social assistance 18.6%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 0.5%
Accommodation and food services 5.2%
Other services 5.9%
Public administration 2.5%
Approximate Location
This land's acreage of 62.0 is equal to:
Vatican Citys
This land's price of $155K is equal to:
Avg. priced homes in San Francisco
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USDA Hardiness Zone 6a.

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

Zone 6a goes all across this great country; stretching in a great crescent, through the center of the U.S. From Massachusetts down into Delaware. It then spreads southwest through Ohio, Kentucky, Kansas. Making a pit stop to touch the cooler parts of New Mexico and Arizona. Before it heads north into Utah and Nevada ultimately ending up in Nirvana-Land, aka Washington.

The coldest days in winter:
Temperatures from -10 to -5°C

This zone is good for growing:
Tomatoes, Squash, Peppers, Potatoes, and Cucumbers