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Recent Sales in This County

  • 8/2/2016 , 153.52 Acres, $1,120,696, $7,300.00, 95% Tillable, 83.7 CSR 2, $87.23/CSR2 Point 
  • 10/25/17 87.9 Acres $6,750 62.4 CSR2 69.6 Tillable $108.17 per CSR2 Point
  • 10/25/17 235.8 Acres $7,400 78.1 CSR2 188.9 Tillable $94.75 per CSR2 Point
  • 10/25/17 80 Acres $7,750 81.9 CSR2 79.2 Tillable $94.62 per CSR2 Point
  • 11/29/17 156 Acres $7,100 68.7 CSR2 149.52 Tillable Acres $103.34 per CSR2 Point
  • 12/6/17 152.34 Acres $7,000 74.4 CSR2 148 Tillable Acres $94.08 per CSR2 Point
  • 3/6/18 150 Acres $10,250 87.8 CSR2 143.73 Tillable Acres $116.74 per CSR2 Point
  • 3/6/18 160 Acres $9,900 86.1 CSR2 148.98 Tillable Acres $114.98 per CSR2 Point
  • 9/25/18 160 Acres; 148.51 Tillable Acres; $7,300/acre; 76.6 CSR2
  • 9/5/18 220 Acres; 217.39 Tillable Acres; $10,200/acre; 82.28 CSR2
  • 12/4/18 118.7 Acres; 115.15 Tillable acres; $7,200/acre; 62.3 CSR2
  • 12/4/18 111.5 Acres; 95.53 tillable acres; $7,100/acre; 66.4 CSR2
  • 3/22/19 152 Acres; 106.42 Tillable Acres; $8,425/acre; 81.7 CSR2
  • 3/22/19 18.5 Acres; 16.21 Tillable acres; $7,600/acre; 86.3 CSR2

Location: West Central Iowa
County Average CSR2:
CRS2 Weighted Average: 77.1 CSR2 Cropland Average: 81

State Average CSR2: 68.6
Average Price per CSR2 Point: $103.36
County Size: 432 sq miles
Farmland Acres: 253,306 total acres, 231,131 Cropland acres, 1,107 Woodland acres, 21,068 Other acres

Average Farmland Value (Price Per Acre):
Average Farmland Value for West Central Iowa:
Highest Known Farmland Sale in County:

Average County Rent: $268.00
Rent Range: $241-$299
Average rent for West Central Iowa:
Rent per CSR Point:

Improved Permanent Pasture:
$87.00/a Regional Average
Unimproved Permanent Pasture: $61.00/a Regional Average
Stalk Grazing per Acre:
$10.00/a Regional Average
Hunting Rights per Acre:
$17.00/a Regional Average

Towns: Arthur, Galva, Ida Grove, Battle Creek, Holstein

Unincorporated Areas:

Townships: Douglas, Griggs, Galva, Battle, Logan, Silver Creek, Maple, Corwin, Blaine, Garfield, Grant, Hayes

History: Ida County was formed on January 15, 1851. It was probably named after Ida Smith, the first child of European immigrants to be bo in this region.

Additional Information:

Jason J. Smith, CAI

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

(515) 537-6633

Licensed to sell real estate in the state of Iowa

Information updated as of 5/14/20. Compiled from sources including Iowa State University, Ida County Extension Office, Ida County courthouse records at Ida Grove, 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 Ida County

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Farmland Sales Resources for Ida County Iowa

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Estate Attorneys in Ida County Iowa

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