Franklin County farmland values
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Recent Sales In This County
  • 9/9/2016; 157 Acres; $1,146,100; $7,300.00/Acre; 97% Tillable; 82.8 CSR2; $88.16/CSR 2 Point
  • 11/15/2016; 240 Acres; $2076000; $8650/Acre; 95% Tillable; 84.2 CSR 2; $103/CSR 2 Point
  • 6/20/17 153.31 Acres $6,250 70.9 CSR2 145.48 Tillable $88.15 per CSR2 Point

Franklin County

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: $95.15
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): $7,538
Average Farmland Value for North Central Iowa: $7,562
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 12/20/2016. 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.