Pottawattamie County farmland values
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Recent Sales In This County
  • 11/15/2016; 233 Acres; $838800; $3600/Acre; 64% Tillable; 62.3 CSR 2; $58/CSR 2 Point
  • 2/10/17 111.2 acres $7850 CSR2 76.4 103 Tillable
  • 2/23/17 104.01 acres $6900 CSR2 73.7 100.48 Tillable
  • 9/9/17 129 Acres $5,200 70.2 CSR2 120.73 Tillable $74.07 per CSR2 Point
  • 9/9/17 43 Acres $6,100 61.1 CSR2 23.85 Tillable 99.84 per CSR2 Point
  • 11/29/17 178 Acres $4,100 54.9 CSR2 178.97 Tillable Acres $74.68 per CSR2 Point
  • 12/8/17 109.35 Acres $6,150 61.4 CSR2 99.43 Tillable Acres $100.16 per CSR2 Point
  • 2/23/18 230.33 Acres $6,600 69.1 CSR2 215.87 Tillable Acres $95.51 per CSR2 Point
  • 2/23/18 229.56 Acres $8,200 77.7 CSR2 228.54 Tillable Acres $105.53 per CSR2 Point
  • 2/23/18 158 Acres $6,900 75.3 CSR2 144.02 Tillable Acres $91.63 per CSR2 Point
  • 3/7/18 120 Acres $9,300 76 CSR2 117.4 Tillable Acres $122.37 per CSR2 Point
  • 5/30/18 60 Acres $10,700 79.2 CSR2 57.25 Tillable Acres $135.01 per CSR2 Point
  • 5/30/18 97 Acres $12,400 81 CSR2 92.4 Tillable Acres $153.09 per CSR2 Point

Pottawattamie County

Location: West Central Iowa
County Average CSR: 60.8 weighted average, 69 Cropland Average, 77 CSR2 Cropland Average
State Average CSR:
Average Price per CSR2 Point: $127.91
County Size: 954 sq miles
Farmland Acres: 536,704 total acres, 482,787 Cropland acres, 9,672 Woodland acres, 44,245 Other acres

Average Farmland Value (Price Per Acre): $7,777
Average Farmland Value for West Central Iowa: $6,058
Highest Known Farmland Sale in County:

Average County Rent: $234.00
Rent Range: $171/a to $229/a
Average rent for West Central Iowa: $207.00
Rent per CSR Point: $3.04 per CSR2
Improved Permanent Pasture: $106/a
Unimproved Permanent Pasture: $72/a
Stalk Grazing per Acre: $8/a regional acre
Hunting Rights per Acre: $5/a regional acre

Towns: Avoca, Crescent, Minden, Treynor, Carson, Hancock, Neola, Underwood, Carter Lake, Macedonia, Oakland, Walnut, Council Bluffs, McClelland

Unincorporated Areas: Honey Creek, Loveland

Townships: Rockford, Boomer, Neola, Minden, Pleasant, Knox, Layton, Crescent, Hazel Dell, Norwalk, York, James, Valley, Lincoln, Kane, Gaer, Lake, Hardin, Washington, Belknap, Center, Wright, Lewis, Keg Creek, Silver Creek, Macedonia, Carson, Grove, Waveland


Additional Information: Lea more on the Pottawattamie County Iowa website.

Information updated as of 1/29/18. Compiled from sources including Iowa State University, Pottawattamie County Extension Office, Pottawattamie 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 Pottawattamie 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 Pottawattamie County Iowa


You can find Farmland For Sale in Pottawattamie 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 Pottawattamie 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 Pottawattamie County on the Find an Iowa Estate Lawyer website by the Iowa Bar Association.

Land Brokerage Council Bluffs IowaPottawattamie County Iowa Auctioneer 

Jason J. Smith, CAI


Land Broker | Auctioneer | Appraiser


(712)592-8965 Jason@DreamDirt.com


Licensed to sell real estate in Iowa and Nebraska


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.


pottawattamie county auctioneer council bluffs iowaPottawattamie County Iowa Auctioneer 


Thomas J. Bradley


Auctioneer | Appraiser


(515)202-7687 Tom@DreamDirt.com


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.