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Recent Sales in This County

  • 4/11/19 80 Acres; 68 Tillable Acres; $6,750/acre; 76.1 CSR2
  • 10/5/19 58 Acres; 49.19 Tillable Acres; $4,550/acre; 63.1 CSR2
  • 10/5/19 79.2 Acres; 68.48 Tillable Acres; $4,600/acre; 50.72 CSR2
  • 10/5/19 76.8 Acres; 76.75 Tillable Acres; $5,600/acre; 58.1 CSR2
  • 10/5/19 39 Acres; 28.48 Tillable Acres; $2,825/acre; 33.1 CSR2
  • 10/5/19 66.6 Acres; 63 Tillable Acres; $4,675/acre; 50.2 CSR2
  • 3/3/18 160 Acres $3,100 0 CSR2 41 Tillable Acres
  • 4/7/18 115 Acres $2,250 45 CSR2 36 Tillable Acres $50 per CSR2 Point
  • 4/20/18 25 Acres $5,350 85.1 CSR2 20 Tillable Acres $62.87 per CSR2 Point
  • 10/30/18; 120.62 Acres; $729,751; $6,050/Acre; 88% Tillable; 65.6 CSR2; $92.23/CSR2 Point
  • 2/7/19; 39.85 Acres; $290,625; $7,750/Acre; 94% Tillable; 79.9 CSR@; $97/CSR2 Point
  • 2/7/19; 33.78 Acres; $131,856; $4,800/Acre; 81% Tillable; 62.4 CSR2; $76.92/CSR2 Point
  • 2/7/19; 58 Acres; $256,905; $4,950/Acre; 89% Tillable; 64 CSR2; $77.34/CSR2 Point
  • 2/18/19; 140.83 Acres; $551,880; $4,000/Acre; 98% Tillable; 53.3 CSR2; $75.05/CSR2 Point
  • 2/18/19; 72.38 Acres; $301,854; $4,200/Acre; 99% Tillable; 57.9 CSR2; $72.54/CSR2 Point

Location: Southeast Iowa
County Average CSR2:
CSR2 Weighted Average: 56.6 CSR2 Cropland Average: 80

State Average CSR2: 68.6
Average Price per CSR2 Point: $70.33
County Size: 432 sq miles
Farmland Acres: 208,213 total acres, 159,991 Cropland acres, 19,838 Woodland acres, 28,384 Other acres

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

Average County Rent: $200.00
Rent Range: $150-$239 per acre
Average rent for Southeast Iowa:
Rent per CSR Point:

Improved Permanent Pasture:
$72.00/ Regional Average
Unimproved Permanent Pasture: $55.00/a Regional Average
Stalk Grazing per Acre:
$19.00/a Regional Average
Hunting Rights per Acre:
$15/a regional average

Towns: Agency, Chillicothe, Eldon, Ottumwa, Blakesburg, Eddyville, Kirkville

Unincorporated Areas: Ashland, Munterville, Bladensburg, Phillips, Dahlonega, Pickwick, Dudley, Ottumwa Junction, Farson, Rutledge

Townships: Columbia, Richland, Highland, Competine, Polk, Center, Cass, Agency, Green, Keokuk, Dahlonega, Pleasant, Adams,Washington,

History: Wapello County was formed on February 17, 1843. It was named for Wapello, a Meskwaki chief.

Additional Information: Learn more at Wapello County Iowa website.

Jason J. Smith, CAI

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

(515) 537-6633

Licensed to sell real estate in the state of Iowa

Tom Bradley

Land Broker, Auctioneer, Appraiser
Tom Bradley
Wapello County
Iowa Farmland Sales


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

All farmland values for Wapello 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 Wapello County Iowa

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Estate Attorneys in Wapello County Iowa

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