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Recent Sales in This County

  • 11/3/17 120.7 Acres $3,725 41.7 CSR2 47.38 Tillable Acres $89.32 per CSR2 Point
  • 2/22/18 40 Acres $10,050 87.24 CSR2 39.46 Tillable Acres $115.20 per CSR2 Point
  • 3/16/18 39 Acres $7,650 71.7 CSR2 37.87 Tillable Acres $106.69 per CSR2 Point
  • 3/16/18 132.78 Acres $4,000 50.5 CSR2 81.57 Tillable Acres $79.21 per CSR2 Point
  • 3/16/18 49.92 Acres $5,500 58.7 CSR2 25.84 Tillable Acres $93.70 per CSR2 Point

Location: Northeast Iowa
County Average CSR2:
CSR2 Weighted Average: 68.2 CSR2 Cropland Average: 81

State Average CSR2: 68.4
Average Price per CSR2 Point: $98.76
County Size: 731 sq miles
Farmland Acres: 404,407 total acres, 343,679 Cropland acres, 24,645 Woodland acres, 36,083 Other acres

Average Farmland Value (Price Per Acre):
$8,000
Average Farmland Value for Northeast Iowa:
$7,543
Highest Known Farmland Sale in County:
36 Acres 63 CSR $14,002 /acre

Average County Rent: $244.00
Rent Range: $202/a to $281/a
Average rent for Northeast Iowa:
$244.00
Rent per CSR Point:
$3.01 per CSR2

Improved Permanent Pasture:
$90.00/a regional average
Unimproved Permanent Pasture: $53.00/a regional average
Stalk Grazing per Acre:
$13/a region 3 average
Hunting Rights per Acre:
N/A

Towns: Arlington, Fairbank, Randalia, Waucoma, Clermont, Hawkeye, St. Lucas, West Union, Elgin, Maynard, Stanley, Westgate, Fayette, Oelwein, Wadena

Unincorporated Areas: Alpha, Donna, Oran

Townships: Aubu, Dover, Illyria, Scott, Banks, Eden, Jefferson, Smithfield, Bethel, Fairfield, Oran, Union, Center, Fremont, Pleasant Valley, Westfield, Clermont, Harlan, Putnam, Windsor

History: Fayette County was founded in 1837. It was named after Gilbert du Motier, marquis de La Fayette, a French general and politician, who came to America in 1777 in order to fight in the Revolutionary War, and who was named Major General of the Continental Army.

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

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

All farmland values for Fayette 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 Fayette County Iowa

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Estate Attorneys in Fayette County Iowa

If you are searching for an estate attorney to help you with legal work of an estate in Iowa you can search for Estate Attorneys in Fayette County on the Find an Iowa Estate Lawyer website by the Iowa Bar Association.