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  • 6/17/20 - 143.63 Acres, 122.13 Tillable Acres, $5,800/acre, 75.4 CSR2
  • 3/30/21 40 Acres; 36.56 Tillable Acres; $11,400/acre; 79.4 CSR2
  • 3/30/21 80 Acres; 75.87 Tillable Acres; $12,100/acre; 82.2 CSR2
  • 3/30/21 40 Acres; 36.7 Tillable Acres; $12,700/acre; 82.2 CSR2
  • 8/4/21 75 Acres; 73 Tillable Acres; 86 CSR2; $11,800/acre
  • 8/4/21 40 Acres; 37.68 Tillable Acres; 69.6 CSR2; $8,000/acre
  • 8/4/21 40 Acres; 39.43 Tillable Acres; 80.8 CSR2; $9,700/acre
  • Location: Northeast Iowa
    County Average CSR2:
    CSR2 Weighted Average: 75.8 CSR2 Cropland Average: 82

    State Average CSR2: 68.6
    Average Price per CSR2 Point: $99.82
    County Size: 571 sq miles
    Farmland Acres: 336,863 total acres, 303,756 Cropland acres, 9,889 Woodland acres, 23,218 Other acres

    Average Farmland Value (Price Per Acre):
    Average Farmland Value for Northeast Iowa:
    Highest Known Farmland Sale in County:
    $18,304 /acre December 2012 79 CSR 51.9 acres $949,977.60

    Average County Rent: $249.00
    Rent Range: $215-$287 per acre
    Average rent for Northeast Iowa:
    Rent per CSR Point:

    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: Aurora, Independence, Rowley, Brandon, Jesup, Stanley, Fairbank, Lamont, Winthrop, Hazelton, Quasqueton

    Unincorporated Areas: Bryantsburg, Littleton, Otterville, Doris, Monti, Shady Grove, Gatesville

    Townships: Buffalo, Homer, Perry, Byron, Jefferson, Sumner, Cono, Liberty, Washington, Fairbank, Madison, Westburg, Fremont, Middlefield, Hazleton, Newton

    History: Buchanan County was formed on December 21, 1837, from parts of Dubuque County. It was named after US president James Buchanan.

    Additional Information: Learn more at the Buchanan County Iowa website.

    Jason J. Smith, CAI

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

    (515) 537-6633

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    Land Broker, Auctioneer, Appraiser
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    Buchanan County
    Iowa Farmland Sales


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

    All farmland values for Buchanan 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 Buchanan County Iowa

    You can find Farmland For Sale in Buchanan County Iowa at  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 Iowa

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