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    Recent Sales in This County

    • 4/4/20 - 230.28 Acres, 225.16 Tillable Acres, 88.3 CSR2, $7,639/acre
    • 6/11/20 - 80 Acres, 77.4 Tillable Acres, CSR2 83.9, $7,700/acre
    • 6/11/20 - 87.43 Acres, 83 Tillable Acres, CSR2 57.7, $6,000/acre
    • 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
    • 10/5/18 156 Acres; 142.8 Tillable Acres; $8,077/acre; 84.9 CSR2
    • 1/23/19 80 Acres; 79.5 Tillable Acres; $8,700/acre; 87.56 CSR2
    • 1/23/19 100.5 Acres; 99.83 Tillable Acres; $7,700/acre; 85.64 CSR2
    • 1/23/19 153.6 Acres; 143.44 Tillable Acres; $6,400/acre; 74.27 CSR2
    • 4/26/19 80 Acres; 75.43 Tillable Acres; $7,900/acre; 87.99 CSR2
    • 4/26/19 40 Acres; 39.51 Tillable Acres; $8,500/acre; 87.94 CSR2
    • 8/22/19 76.8 Acres; 74.95 Tillable Acres; $8,000/acre; 87.43 CSR2
    • 10/1/19 133.24 Acres; 131.30 Tillable acres; 89.2 CSR2; Price per Acre Undisclosed
    • 10/10/19 43.99 Acres; 30.92 Tillable Acres; $6,300/acre; 69.7 CSR2

    Location: Northeast Iowa
    County Average CSR2:
    CSR2 Weighted Average: 68.2 CSR2 Cropland Average: 79

    State Average CSR2: 68.6
    Average Price per CSR2 Point: $98.49
    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):
    $8,088
    Average Farmland Value for Northeast Iowa:
    $7,525
    Highest Known Farmland Sale in County:
    36 Acres 63 CSR $14,002 /acre

    Average County Rent: $271.00
    Rent Range: $234-$310 per acre
    Average rent for Northeast Iowa:
    $248.00
    Rent per CSR Point:
    $3.35

    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: 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: Learn more on the Fayette County Iowa website.

    Jason J. Smith, CAI

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

    (515) 537-6633
    jason@dreamdirt.com


    Licensed to sell real estate in the state of Iowa

    Information updated as of 1/11/2021. 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

    You can find Farmland For Sale in Fayette County Iowa at www.DreamDirt.com.  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 Fayette County Iowa

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