|Location:||North Central Iowa|
|County Average CSR:||76.8 weighted average, 80 Cropland Average, 84 CSR2 Cropland Average|
|State Average CSR:|
|Average Price per CSR2 Point:||$100.91|
|County Size:||582 sq miles|
|Farmland Acres:||344,296 total acres, 316,140 Cropland acres, 3,454 Woodland acres, 24,702 Other acres|
|Average Farmland Value (Price Per Acre):||$7,750|
|Average Farmland Value for North Central Iowa:||$7,802|
|Highest Known Farmland Sale in County:|
|Average County Rent:||$262.00|
|Rent Range:||$185/a to $375/a|
|Average rent for North Central Iowa:||$243.00|
|Rent per CSR Point:||$3.12 per CSR2|
|Improved Permanent Pasture:||$55.00/a regional average|
|Unimproved Permanent Pasture:||$42.00/a regional average|
|Stalk Grazing per Acre:||N/A|
|Hunting Rights per Acre:||N/A|
Towns: Ackley, Dows, Hansell, Popejoy, Alexander, Geneva, Latimer, Sheffield, Hampton, Coulter
Unincorporated Areas: Bradford, Chapin,Faulkner
Townships: Wisner, Richland, Ross, West Fork, Scott, Marion, Mott, Ingham, Morgan, Hamilton, Reeve, Geneva, Oakland, Lee, Grant, Osceola
History: Franklin County was formed on January 15, 1851. It was named after Benjamin Franklin.
Additional Information: Lea more on the Franklin County Iowa website.
Information updated as of 1/29/18. Compiled from sources including Iowa State University, Franklin County Extension Office, Franklin County courthouse records, Surety Maps, Wikipedia, Iowa Department of Transportation and USDA. An attempt has been made to verify information but it is not guaranteed to be accurate. Confirm all information that you must rely for decision making purposes.