|Location:||West Central Iowa|
|County Average CSR:||76.4 weighted average, 80 Cropland Average, 85 CSR2 Cropland Average|
|State Average CSR:|
|Average Price per CSR2 Point:||$97.14|
|County Size:||568 sq miles|
|Farmland Acres:||343,346 total acres, 316,526 Cropland acres, 6,537 Woodland acres, 20,283 Other acres|
|Average Farmland Value (Price Per Acre):||$7,666|
|Average Farmland Value for West Central Iowa:||$7,358|
|Highest Known Farmland Sale in County:|
|Average County Rent:||$229.00|
|Rent Range:||$135/a to $300/a|
|Average rent for West Central Iowa:||$245.00|
|Rent per CSR Point:||$2.69 per CSR2|
|Improved Permanent Pasture:||$86.00/a regional average|
|Unimproved Permanent Pasture:||$60.00/a regional average|
|Stalk Grazing per Acre:||$10/a regional average|
|Hunting Rights per Acre:||N/A|
Towns: Churdan, Grand Junction, Paton, Rippey, Dana, Jefferson, Ralston, Scranton
Unincorporated Areas: Cooper
Townships: Cedar, Highland, Dawson, Paton, Kendrick, Bristol, Hardin, Junction, Scranton, Jackson, Grant, Greene, Willow, Breenbrier, Franklin, Washington
History: Greene County was formed on January 15, 1851 and from 1854, self-governed. It was named after General Nathanael Greene, a hero in the Revolutionary War. The first settler was Truman Davis. He settled on the Raccoon River. The first courthouse was built in 1856 from wood. Previously court was held in a log cabin southeast of Jefferson. The second courthouse, of red brick, was built in 1870. The present Greene County Courthouse used today was built in 1917.
Information updated as of 12/20/2016. Compiled from sources including Iowa State University, Greene County Extension Office, Greene County courthouse records in Jefferson, 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.
Iowa Farmland Prices Greene County
All farmland values are stated as averages and are not a guarantee of value in any given situation. If you need a written farmland appraisal you should call us to discuss how we can help you. Farmland prices can change quickly and some information on this website can be up to 12 months old depending on when you view it.
Farmland Sales Resources for Greene County Iowa
You can find Farmland For Sale in Greene County Iowa at www.DreamDirt.com. Need the advice of a qualified farmland professional? Our professional staff of Iowa auctioneers and land brokers at DreamDirt would be happy to visit with you about your situation and help guide you through the process of making an informed decision about selling farmland. Want to continue your research? You can find a wealth of information on our Farmland Sales and Auction Blog.
Estate Attorneys in Greene County Iowa
If you are searching for an estate attorney to help you with legal work of an estate in Iowa you can search for Estate Attorneys in Greene County on the Find an Iowa Estate Lawyer website by the Iowa Bar Association.
Farmland Sales Resources
Jason J. Smith, CAI
Land Broker | Auctioneer | Appraiser
Licensed to sell real estate in Iowa
Jason is the Iowa real estate broker for DreamDirt. With vast experience as an agricultural auctioneer and land broker Jason can help you evaluate and appraise farmland, 1031 Exchanges, farm estates, farm retirement plans and liquidation of agricultural assets. Jason is one of only 9 graduates in Iowa of the Certified Auctioneers Institute (CAI) a 3 year advanced executive auctioneers education program of the National Auctioneers Association at Indiana University. Jason also has graduated from the World Wide College of Auctioneering, holds a real estate brokers license in Iowa and Nebraska and auctioneering licenses in Missouri and North Dakota.
Thomas J. Bradley
Auctioneer | Appraiser
Tom is the lead Iowa auctioneer at DreamDirt. Sellers have relied on Tom’s expert guidance in the sale of farmland, machinery, hay crops, livestock and homes throughout Iowa. Tom and his family live near Winterset where he conducts regular auctions at DreamDirt’s Agricultural Marketplace, Madison County Livestock Auction and Tom travels with the DreamDirt farmland sales team across the Midwest to conduct farmland auctions and farm retirement auctions. Tom has conducted well over 1000 auctions for private sellers, retirements, estates and banks and can help you understand the process as well as appraise the expected value of assets you are considering selling.