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    Recent Sales in This County

    • 9/15/2016; 240 acres; $1,704,000, $7,100.00/Acre; 89% Tillable; 84.8 CSR 2; $83.73/CSR 2 Point
    • 9/15/2016; 97 Acres; $582,000; $6,000.00/Acre; 91% Tillable; 80 CSR 2; $75/CSR 2 Point
    • 6/29/17 73.2 Acres $9,500 90.3 CSR2 72.11 Tillable 105.20 per CSR2 Point
    • 6/29/17 75.76 Acres $8,500 89.5 CSR2 75.49 Tillable $94.97 per CSR2 Point
    • 10/4/17 158 Acres $9,057 88 CSR2 148 Tillable $102.92 per CSR2 Point
    • 11/9/17 76 Acres $10,200 83.9 CSR2 74.56 Tillable Acres $121.57 per CSR2 Point
    • 12/7/17 178 Acres $No Sale 65.0 CSR2 170 Tillable Acres
    • 12/15/17 67.97 Acres $11,300 92.17 CSR2 62.6 Tillable Acres $122.59 per CSR2 Point
    • 1/19/18 211 Acres $10,427 84.6 CSR2 211 Tillable Acres $123.25 per CSR2 Point
    • 9/8/18; 80 Acres; $776,000; $9,700/Acre; 95% Tillable; 82.6 CSR2; $117.43/CSR2 Point
    • 2/21/19; 65.82 Acres; $334,611; $5,100/Acre; 99% Tillable; 69.9 CSR2; $72.96/CSR2 Point
    • 9/4/19 - 77 Acres, 72.33 Tillable Acres, CSR2 83.6, $8,375/acre

    Location: Northeast Iowa
    County Average CSR2:
    CSR2 Weighted Average: 73.9 CSR2 Cropaland Average: 85

    State Average CSR2: 68.6
    Average Price per CSR2 Point: $106.04
    County Size: 567 sq miles
    Farmland Acres: 285,972 total acres, 263,418 Cropland acres, 7,295 Woodland acres, 15,259 Other acres

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

    Average County Rent: $251.00
    Rent Range: $211-$286 per acre
    Average rent for Northeast Iowa:
    Rent per CSR Point:
    $2.92 per CSR2

    Improved Permanent Pasture:
    $69.00/a Regional Average
    Unimproved Permanent Pasture: $53.00/a Regional Average
    Stalk Grazing per Acre:
    Hunting Rights per Acre:
    $17.00/a Regional Average

    Towns: Cedar Falls, Gilbertville, Laporte City, Dunkerton, Hudson, Raymond, Elk Run Heights, Janesville, Waterloo, Evansdale, Jesup

    Unincorporated Areas: Dewar, Finchford, Voorhies, Eagle Center, Glasgow, Washbu

    Townships: Barclay, Eagle, Orange, Bennington, East Waterloo, Poyner, Big Creek, Fox, Spring Creek, Black Hawk, Lester, Union, Cedar, Lincoln, Washington, Cedar Falls, Mount Veon

    History: Black Hawk County was formed on February 17, 1843 from sections of Buchanan County. It was named after Black Hawk, a Sauk leader during the 1832 Black Hawk War.

    Additional Information: Learn more on the Black Hawk County Iowa website.

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    Land Broker, Auctioneer, Appraiser
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    Black Hawk County
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    Land Broker, Auctioneer, Appraiser
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    Black Hawk County
    Iowa Farmland Sales


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    Information updated as of 1/12/2021. Compiled from sources including Iowa State University, Black Hawk County Extension Office, Black Hawk 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 Black Hawk County

    All farmland values for Black Hawk County 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 at 855-376-3478 to discuss how we can help you, or use our Iowa Farmland Value Calculator.  Farmland prices can change quickly and some information on this website can be up to 12 months old depending on when you view it.  All sale results are dated so you can see the date of the sale however averages are calculated in December of each year and are based on a September to September study.

    Farmland Sales Resources for Black Hawk County Iowa

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    Estate Attorneys in Iowa

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