Pocahontas County
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Recent Sales In This County
  • 8/18/2016, 77 Acres, $708,400, $9,200.00/Acre, CSR2 82.7, $111.25/CSR 2 Point
  • 8/17/2016, 154.69 Acres, $1,423,148, $9,200.00/Acre, CSR2 84.4, $109.00/CSR 2 Point
  • 8/17/2016, 200 Acres, $1,750,000, $8,750.00/Acre, CSR 2 84.3, $103.80/CSR 2 Point
  • 10/5/16; 100 Acres; $820,000; $8,200.00/Acre; 98% Tillable; 82.4 CSR 2; $99.51/CSR 2 Point

Pocahontas County

Location: Northwest Iowa
County Average CSR: 74 weighted average, 75 Cropland Average, 86 CSR2 Cropland Average
State Average CSR:
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Average Price per CSR2 Point: $103.55
County Size: 578 sq miles
Farmland Acres: 356,988 total acres, 338,984 Cropland acres, 1,164 Woodland acres, 16,840 Other acres

Average Farmland Value (Price Per Acre): $8,388
Average Farmland Value for Northwest Iowa: $9,243
Highest Known Farmland Sale in County:

Average County Rent: $228.00
Rent Range: $160/a to $325/a
Average rent for Northwest Iowa: $248.00
Rent per CSR Point: $2.65 per CSR2
Improved Permanent Pasture: $82.00/a regional average
Unimproved Permanent Pasture: $59.00/a regional average
Stalk Grazing per Acre: $14/a regional average
Hunting Rights per Acre: $20/a regional average

Towns: Fonda, Laurens, Plover, Rolfe, Gilmore City, Palmer, Pocahontas, Varina, Havelock

Unincorporated Areas: Ware

Townships: Swan Lake, Cummins, Powhatan, Des Moines, Marshall, Sherman, Roosevelt, Garfield, Center, Dover, Grant, Lincoln, Lake, Cedar, Colfax, Bellville, Lizard

History: Pocahontas County was formed in 1851.

Additional Information: Pocahontas County Iowa website.

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

You can find Farmland For Sale in Pocahontas 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 Blog

Estate Attorneys in Pocahontas 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 Pocahontas County on the Find an Iowa Estate Lawyer website by the Iowa Bar Association.

Have a question for a farmland sales expert?

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Jason J. Smith, CAI

Land Broker | Auctioneer | Appraiser

(712)592-8965 Jason@DreamDirt.com

Licensed to sell real estate in Iowa

Jason is the Iowa real estate broker for DreamDirt.  He grew up in Fonda in the southwest part of Pocahontas County.  With vast experience as an agricultural auctioneer and land broker Jason can help you evaluate and appraise farmland, farm estates, 1031 exchange, farm retirements and liquidation of agricultural assets by private sale or public auction.

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Chad Bals

Land Broker | Auctioneer 

(641)745-9587 Chad@DreamDirt.com

Chad is a land specialist with expertise in row crop and recreational land.  Chad grew up in Pocahontas County and has extensive knowledge of the area and people.  Chad can help you with farm retirements, farmland sales, 1031 Exchanges, appraisals and personal property auctions.