Lucas County farmland values
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  • 4/25/17 36.01 acres CRP $3900 CSR2 59.6 32.58 tillable
  • 4/25/17 276.42 acres $1600 CSR2 35.9 32.08 tillable
  • 4/25/17 115.09 acres $1650 CSR2 30 56.87 tillable
  • 4/25/17 101.82 acres $2050 CSR2 49.8 82.04 tillable
  • 4/25/17 59.32 acres $2550 CSR2 34.5 45.15 tillable
  • 4/25/17 94.25 acres CRP/Pasture $1800 CSR2 34.1 22.98 tillable
  • 4/25/17 115.5 acres $2500 CSR2 42 66.84 tillable
  • 4/25/17 36.92 $3200 CSR2 49.1 31.99 tillable
  • 4/25/17 160.5 acres $3000 CSR2 56.4 114.19 tillable
  • 4/25/17 77.85 acres $3000 CSR2 57.8 72.53 tillable
  • 10/24/17 31.5 Acres $8,889 0 CSR2 0 Tillable
  • 10/24/17 117.7 Acres $2,039 52.6 CSR2 51.8 Tillable $38.76 per CSR2 Point
  • 10/24/17 65.4 Acres $2,217 43.9 CSR2 45 Tillable $50.50 per CSR2 Point
  • 10/24/17 81.4 Acres $No Sale 21.8 CSR2 72.85 Tillable
  • 10/24/17 201.48 Acres $No Sale 41.7 CSR2 115.32 Tillable

Lucas County

Location: South Central Iowa
County Average CSR: 39.7 weighted average, 72 Cropland Average, 76 CSR2 Cropland Average
State Average CSR:
Average Price per CSR2 Point: $50.49
County Size: 431 sq miles
Farmland Acres: 227,160 total acres, 156,678 Cropland acres, 22,045 Woodland acres, 48,437 Other acres

Average Farmland Value (Price Per Acre): $3,761
Average Farmland Value for South Central Iowa: $4,241
Highest Known Farmland Sale in County:

Average County Rent: $163.00
Rent Range: $110/a to $225/a
Average rent for South Central Iowa: $183.00
Rent per CSR Point: $2.14 per CSR2
Improved Permanent Pasture: $78.00/a
Unimproved Permanent Pasture: $53.00/a
Stalk Grazing per Acre: $9/a Regional 8 Average
Hunting Rights per Acre: $15/a Regional 8 Average

Towns: Chariton, Derby, Lucas, Russell, Williamson

Unincorporated Areas:

Townships: Otter Creek, Liberty, English, Pleasant, Jackson, Whitebreast, Lincoln, Cedar, Union, Warren, Benton, Washington

History: Lucas County was formed in 1846. It was named for Robert Lucas, a Goveor of the Territory.

Additional Information: Lucas County does not have a website.

Information updated as of 12/20/2016. Compiled from sources including Iowa State University, Lucas County Extension Office, Lucas 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.


Iowa Farmland Prices Lucas County, Iowa


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Farmland Sales Resources for Lucas County Iowa


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Estate Attorneys in Lucas County Iowa


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