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Recent Sales in This County

  • 9/17/2016; 122.53 Acres; $857,710; $7,000.00/Acre; 90% Tillable; 72.9 CSR2; $96.02/CSR 2 Point
  • 10/29/16; 156 Acres; $1,045,200; $6,700.00/Acre; 74.5 CSR 2; $89.93/CSR 2 Point
  • 6/9/17 112 Acres $9,650 81.6 CSR2 110.91 Tillable $118.26 per CSR2 Point
  • 6/9/17 44 Acres $11,200 85.1 CSR2 43.53 Tillable 131.61 per CSR2 Point

Location: West Central Iowa
County Average CSR2:
CSR2 Weighted Average: 76.5 CSR2 Cropland Average: 82

State Average CSR2: 68.4
Average Price per CSR2 Point: $89.96
County Size: 569 sq miles
Farmland Acres: 352,698 total acres, 323,889 Cropland acres, 2,450 Woodland acres, 26,359 Other acres

Average Farmland Value (Price Per Acre):
$8,482
Average Farmland Value for West Central Iowa:
$7,377
Highest Known Farmland Sale in County:

Average County Rent: $243.00
Rent Range: $206/a to $278/a
Average rent for West Central Iowa:
$236.00
Rent per CSR Point:
$2.96 per CSR2

Improved Permanent Pasture:
$86.00/a Region 4 average
Unimproved Permanent Pasture: $60.00/a Region 4 average
Stalk Grazing per Acre:
$10/a Region 4 average
Hunting Rights per Acre:
N/A

Towns: Arcadia, Dedham, Lanesboro, Ralson, Breda, Glidden, Lidderdale, Templeton, Carroll, Halbur, Manning, Willey, Coon Rapids

Unincorporated Areas:

Townships: Arcadia, Grant, Newton, Sheridan, Eden, Jasper, Pleasant Valley, Union, Ewoldt, Kniest, Richland, Washington, Glidden, Maple River, Roselle, Wheatland

History: Carroll County was formed on January 15, 1851 from sections of Pottawattamie County. It was named after Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Maryland, the only Roman Catholic and longest-living signer of the Declaration of Independence. In 1855, the county govement was established in Carrolton and in 1858, the first courthouse was built. In 1869, the seat was moved to Carroll City (today Carroll) which was centrally located and connected to the Chicago and North Weste Transportation Company. The courthouse was destroyed in 1886 by fire. The present courthouse was erected in 1965.

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

Jason J. Smith, CAI

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

515-202-7687
tom@dreamdirt.com

Information updated as of 8/29/18. Compiled from sources including Iowa State University, Carroll County Extension Office, Carroll 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 Carroll County

All farmland values for Carroll 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 Carroll County Iowa

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Estate Attorneys in Carroll County Iowa

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