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Recent Sales in This County

  • 9/8/2016; 90.74 Acres; $553,514; $6,100.00/Acre; 90% Tillable; 73.4 CSR 2; $83.11/CSR 2 Point
  • 12/16/16; 79 Acres; $481,900; $6,100.00/Acre; Cropland; 97% Tillable; 70 CSR 2; $87.14/CSR 2 Point
  • 2/20/17 129 acres $3525/acre CSR2 61.2 114 Tillable
  • 2/20/17 237 acres pasture/timber $2175
  • 6/17/17 10 Acres $9,600 83.8 CSR2 9 Tillable $114.56 per CSR2 Point
  • 9/21/17 75 Acres $2,350 58.9 CSR2 0 Tillable $39.89 per CSR2 Point
  • 11/11/17 71.5 Acres $3,825 0 CSR2 0 Tillable Acres
  • 2/20/18 77 Acres $4,225 67 CSR2 68 Tillable Acres $63.06 per CSR2 Point
  • 3/6/18 102 Acres $4,750 73.9 CSR2 95.7 Tillable Acres $64.28 per CSR2 Point

Location: South Central Iowa
County Average CSR:
55.2 weighted average, 76 Cropland Average, 83 CSR2 Cropland Average

State Average CSR: A number
Average Price per CSR2 Point: $88.21
County Average CSR: 55.2 weighted average, 76 Cropland Average, 83 CSR2 Cropland Average
County Size: 424 sq miles
Farmland Acres: 225,134 total acres, 168,866 Cropland acres, 8,401 Woodland acres, 47,867 Other acres

Average Farmland Value (Price Per Acre):
Average Farmland Value for South Central Iowa:
Highest Known Farmland Sale in County:

Average County Rent: $212.00
Rent Range: $173/a to $247/a
Average rent for South Central Iowa:
Rent per CSR Point:
$2.55 per CSR2

Improved Permanent Pasture:
Unimproved Permanent Pasture: $52.00/a regional average
Stalk Grazing per Acre:
$9/a regional average
Hunting Rights per Acre:
$15/a regional average

Towns: Afton, Creston, Lorimor, Thayer, Arispe, Cromwell, Shannon City

Unincorporated Areas: Kent

Townships: Spaulding, Lincoln, Dodge, New Hope, Douglas, Creston, Highland, Union, Jones, Platte, Grant, Sand Creek, Pleasant


Additional Information: Union County Iowa website.

Jason J. Smith, CAI

Land Broker, Auctioneer, Appraiser
Jason Smith
Union County
Iowa Farmland Sales

(712) 592-8965

Licensed to sell real estate in the state of Iowa

Tom Bradley

Land Broker, Auctioneer, Appraiser
Tom Bradley
Union County
Iowa Farmland Sales


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


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Farmland Sales Resources for Union County Iowa


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