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    Recent Sales in This County

    • 12/15/16; 139.48 Acres; $1,255,320; $9,000.00/Acre; Cropland; 98% Tillable; 82.7 CSR 2; $108.83/CSR 2 Point
    • 2/16/18 34 Acres $No Sale 60.2 CSR2 29.2 Tillable Acres
    • 2/16/18 13.82 Acres $No Sale 52.3 CSR2 13.82 Tillable Acres
    • 2/16/18 14.42 Acres $No Sale 49.2 CSR2 14.42 Tillable Acres
    • 10/10/18 62 Acres; 56.8 Tillable Acres; $5,100/acre; 56.24 CSR2
    • 3/15/18 81.3 Acres; 81.23 Tillable Acres; $4,800/acre; 53.98 CSR2

    Location: Northeast Iowa
    County Average CSR2:
    CSR2 Weighted Average: 75.5 CSR2 Cropland Average: 87

    State Average CSR2: 68.6
    Average Price per CSR2 Point: $103.17
    County Size: 428 sq miles
    Farmland Acres: 238,528 total acres, 210,534 Cropland acres, 7,303 Woodland acres, 20,691 Other acres

    Average Farmland Value (Price Per Acre):
    $8,559
    Average Farmland Value for Northeast Iowa:
    $7,525
    Highest Known Farmland Sale in County:

    Average County Rent: $257.00
    Rent Range: $221-$299 per acre
    Average rent for Northeast Iowa:
    $248.00
    Rent per CSR Point:
    $3.06

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

    Towns: Denver, Janesville, Readlyn, Tripoli, Frederika, Plainfield, Sumner, Waverly

    Unincorporated Areas: Siegel, Waverly Junction, Stinktion

    Townships: Dayton, Jackson, Polk, Douglas, Jefferson, Sumner No.2, Franklin, Lafayette, Warren, Frederika, Le Roy, Washington, Fremont, Maxfield

    History: The first white man came to Bremer County in 1845 and settled about two miles southwest of Denver. At that time this area was a Native American Reservation belonging to the Winnebago Tribe, numbering about 300. Later the Reservation was purchased by the govement, and the Native Americans were moved to the Crow River area of Minnesota, about 150 miles north of St. Paul.Bremer County had been named in 1850 by Goveor Hempstead, who was an admirer of the Swedish authoress, Frederika Bremer. Bremer County is thought to be the only Iowa county named after a person eminent in literature.Townships were named for famous people also: Washington, Jefferson, Jackson and Polk, for four of our Presidents. Fremont and Douglas for candidates for President. Dayton for a Presidential running mate in 1856. Lafayette and Warren for two famous soldiers of the Revolution. Frederika for Frederika Bremer. Maxfield for Judge Maxfield, and Sumner for Charles Sumner who was a Senator of the Civil War period.

    Additional Information: Learn more on the Bremer County Iowa website.

    Jason J. Smith, CAI

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

    (515) 537-6633
    jason@dreamdirt.com


    Licensed to sell real estate in the state of Iowa

    Tom Bradley

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

    515-202-7687
    tom@dreamdirt.com

    Information updated as of 1/11/2021. Compiled from sources including Iowa State University, Bremer County Extension Office, Bremer 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 Bremer County

    All farmland values for Bremer 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 Bremer County Iowa

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    Estate Attorneys in Bremer County Iowa

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