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Recent Sales in This County

  • 5/1/19 69 Acres; All tillable; $8,000/acre; 81.4 CSR2
  • 6/25/19 89 Acres; 76.18 Tillable Acres; $6,250/acre; 66.5 CSR2
  • 9/17/19 150 Acres; 149.41 Tillable Acres; $9,500/acre; 84 CSR2
  • 11/8/17 100 Acres $9,100 81.5 CSR2 98.88 Tillable Acres $111.65 per CSR2 Point
  • 11/14/17 315 Acres $12,500 86.7 CSR2 305 Tillable Acres $144.17 per CSR2 Point
  • 11/30/17 70 Acres $5,200 81.3 CSR2 53.39 Tillable Acres $63.96 per CSR2 Point
  • 1/16/18 75.2 Acres $9,671 74.9 CSR2 72.89 Tillable Acres $129.12 per CSR2 Point
  • 3/7/18 154.62 Acres Canceled 79.5 CSR2 148.39 Tillable Acres
  • 9/20/18 160 Acres; 139.97 Tillable Acres; $7,400/acre; 82.1 CSR2
  • 9/13/18 155 Acres; 150.13 Tillable Acres; $8,750/acre; 83.3 CSR2
  • 3/26/19 160 Acres; 152.59 Tillable Acres; $8,300/acre; 81.6 CSR2
  • 5/1/19 80 Acres; 75.48 tillable acres; $5,825/acre; 81.6 CSR2
  • 5/1/19 96 Acres; All tillable; $8,600/acre; 82.7 CSR2
  • 5/1/19 64.2 Acres; 64.22 Tillable Acres; $8,050/acre; 81 CSR2

Location: North Central Iowa
County Average CSR2:
CSR2 Weighted Average: 78.2 CSR2 Cropland Average: 84

State Average CSR2: 68.6
Average Price per CSR2 Point: $99.27
County Size: 973 sq miles
Farmland Acres: 580,884 total acres, 547,880 Cropland acres, 4,109 Woodland acres, 28,895 Other acres

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

Average County Rent: $239.00
Rent Range: $213-$260 per acre
Average rent for North Central Iowa:
Rent per CSR Point:

Improved Permanent Pasture:
$80.00/a Region 2 Average
Unimproved Permanent Pasture: $48.00/a Region 2 Average
Stalk Grazing per Acre:
Hunting Rights per Acre:
$20.00/a Region 2 Average

Towns: Algona, Fenton, Lone Rock, Wesley, Burt, Whittemore, Titonka, Ledyard, Swea City, Lakota, Bancroft, West Bend, LuVee

Unincorporated Areas:

Townships: Eagle, Grant, Springfield, Hebron, Swea, Harrison, Ledyard, Lincoln, Seneca, Greenwood, Ramsey, German, Fenton, Burt, Portland, Buffalo, Lotts Creek, Union, Plum Creek, Wesley, Whittemore, Cresco, Irvington, Prairie, Garfield, Riversdale, Sherman, LuVee

History: Kossuth County was founded on January 15, 1851. It was named after Lajos Kossuth, Regent-President of Hungary who went to exile to America following the war of independence of Hungary from Austria. The county was enlarged northward in 1857 by the inclusion of the former Bancroft County.

Additional Information: Learn more on theKossuth County Iowa website.

Jason J. Smith, CAI

Land Broker, Auctioneer, Appraiser
Jason Smith
Kossuth 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, Kossuth County Extension Office, Kossuth County courthouse records at Algona, 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 Kossuth County

All farmland values for Kossuth 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 Kossuth County Iowa

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Estate Attorneys in Kossuth County Iowa

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