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    Recent Sales in This County

    • 12/16/18 93 Acres; 79.6 Tillable Acres; $4,600/acre; 40.3 CSR2
    • 12/17/18 98 Acres; 0.71 Tillable Acres; $2,668/acre; 46.57 CSR2
    • 2/25/19 29 Acres; 0.2 Tillable Acres; $4,000/acre; 31.3 CSR2
    • 2/25/19 49 Acres; 0.66 Tillable Acres; $3,400/acre; 28.5 CSR2
    • 12/6/17 104 Acres $4,500 48.2 CSR2 102.14 Tillable Acres $93.36 per CSR2 Point
    • 1/30/18 136 Acres $2,125 52.4 CSR2 112 Tillable Acres $40.55 per CSR2 Point
    • 1/30/18 144 Acres $2,200 55.5 CSR2 107.46 Tillable Acres $39.64 per CSR2 Point
    • 2/15/18 80 Acres $3,000 43.1 CSR2 63.16 Tillable Acres $69.60 per CSR2 Point
    • 2/28/18 95.35 Acres $No Sale 44.9 CSR2 69 Tillable Acres
    • 2/28/18 299.87 Acres $No Sale 43.3 CSR2 260.92 Tillable Acres
    • 2/28/18 235.48 Acres $No Sale 39.4 CSR2 192 Tillable Acres
    • 4/26/18 240 Acres $No Sale 49.1 CSR2 194.2 Tillable Acres
    • 5/11/18 92 Acres $2,550 41.4 CSR2 0 Tillable Acres $61.59 per CSR2 Point
    • 5/11/18 281 Acres $3,482 52 CSR2 219 Tillable Acres $66.96 per CSR2 Point
    • 5/11/18 338 Acres $3,060 51.7 CSR2 220 Tillable Acres $59.19 per CSR2 Point

    Location: South Central Iowa
    County Average CSR2:
    CSR2 Weighted Average: 50.7 CSR2 Cropland Average: 67

    State Average CSR2: 68.6
    Average Price per CSR2 Point: $61.34
    County Size: 526 sq miles
    Farmland Acres: 286,412 total acres, 218,755 Cropland acres, 14,951 Woodland acres, 52,706 Other acres

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

    Average County Rent: $152.00
    Rent Range: $127-$181 per acre
    Average rent for South Central Iowa:
    Rent per CSR Point:

    Improved Permanent Pasture:
    $74.00/a Regional Average
    Unimproved Permanent Pasture: $52.00/a Regional Average
    Stalk Grazing per Acre:
    $9.00/a Regional Average
    Hunting Rights per Acre:
    $16.00/a Regional Average

    Towns: Allerton, Humeston, Promise City, Clio, Lineville, Seymour, Corydon, Millerton

    Unincorporated Areas: Cambria, Harvard, Sewal, Confidence, New York

    Townships: Richman, Washington, Union, Wright, Clay, Benton, Corydon, South Fork, Jefferson, Warren, Jackson, Walnut, Grand River, Clinton, Howard, Monroe

    History: Wayne County was formed in 1846 but was still attached to other counties for govemental purposes. It was named after General Anthony Wayne. Its southe border with Missouri was uncertain until the states got a decision from the US Supreme Court in 1848 which held the 1816 Sullivan line (re-marked in 1850), originally run as the northe boundary of an Osage Indian cession. This line is not a true east-west line so the county does not have an exactly rectangular shape. There had been settlement in this county as early as 1841 by persons thinking they were in Missouri,[6] but the first settlers intending to be in Iowa came about 1848.Its govement was organized and the county seat selected in 1851.

    Additional Information: Learn more on the Wayne County Iowa website.

    Auctioneers and Farmland Brokers in Wayne County Iowa

    Jason J. Smith, CAI

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


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    Information updated as of 2/1/2021. Compiled from sources including Iowa State University, Wayne County Extension Office, Wayne County courthouse records at Corydon, 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 Wayne County

    All farmland values for Wayne 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 Wayne County Iowa

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    Estate Attorneys in Wayne County Iowa

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