Let MWP's team of expert land sales professionals help find the property that meets all of your needs. Let us know exactly what you're looking for, and we'll bring the properties to you.Get Started
Barry County is located in the southwest region of the Michigan’s Lower Peninsula and is adjacent to Ionia, Eaton, Calhoun, Kalamazoo, Allegan and Kent counties. Barry County is ranked 61st terms of population for Michigan. Barry County has a land area of 553.09 square miles and a water area of 23.95 square miles. This county’s public lands include largely forested habitat that provides deer cover (e.g., woodlots, shrub/brush, and wetlands). More than 90% of the county is private land with slightly fragmented terrain. A substantial percentage of the private land mass is farm land, with forested regions and marshes interspersed.
Barry County’s landscape ranges from rolling hills to relatively flat land with soils that are typically well-suited to row crop cultivation. From 2015 to 2018, the overall number of deer taken remained stable. During this time, 60% of the harvest was antlered and 40% was antlerless. Deer-vehicle accidents and crop damage complaints appear to be on the rise in recent years. These metrics demonstrate that deer numbers in Barry County are increasing. In this county, deer density ranges from high to moderate. Whitetail deer, grouse, bear, ducks, turkey, and geese are among the game species available for hunting along the farm land, vacant land, waterfront, and hunting land for sale by Michigan Whitetail Properties in Barry County, Michigan.