Bremer County, Iowa Farmland Prices and Land Auction Information

The following information is from Iowa State University’s Land Survey that’s released each December. It is only a guide and won’t apply exactly to your farmland.  Last update 12/2023. Data on this page can be up to 12 months old. To see current Iowa land prices and most recent farmland sales results click here

Bremer County Iowa Farmland Value Profile

Bremer County Iowa Farmland Value Profile
  • The average value of farmland in Bremer County is $13,617 per acre which is up $548 from 2022 to 2023.
  • The average price of tillable farmland per CSR2 point in Bremer County is $156.52 for 2023 land auctions.
  • Bremer County is ranked 25 in the state of Iowa in average dollars per acre for tillable farmland.
  • The highest sale of farmland in Bremer County in 2023 was $16,100 per acre.
Location Northeast Iowa
County Size 428 sq. miles
Total Acres 234,528
Cropland Acres 210,534
Average Price Per Acre Farmland $13,617
Average Price Per Acre for North East, IA $12,060
CSR2 Weighted Average 75.5
CSR2 Cropland Average 87
State Average CSR2 68.6
Average Price per CSR2 $156.52
Average County Rent $325
Rent Range $277 - $377
Average rent for North East, Iowa $307
Rent per CSR2 Point $3.87
Improved Permanent Pasture $87
Unimproved Permanent Pasture $60
Stalk Grazing per Acre $13
Hunting Rights per Acre $15
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Towns: Denver, Janesville, Readlyn, Tripoli, Frederika, Plainfield, Sumner, Waverly

Unincorporated Areas: Siegel, Waverly Junction, Stinktion

Townships: Dayton, Jackson, Polk, Douglas, Jefferson, Sumner No.2, Franklin, Lafayette, Warren, Frederika, Le Roy, Washington, Fremont, Maxfield

History: The first white man came to Bremer County in 1845 and settled about two miles southwest of Denver. At that time this area was a Native American Reservation belonging to the Winnebago Tribe, numbering about 300. Later the Reservation was purchased by the govement, and the Native Americans were moved to the Crow River area of Minnesota, about 150 miles north of St. Paul.Bremer County had been named in 1850 by Goveor Hempstead, who was an admirer of the Swedish authoress, Frederika Bremer. Bremer County is thought to be the only Iowa county named after a person eminent in literature.Townships were named for famous people also: Washington, Jefferson, Jackson and Polk, for four of our Presidents. Fremont and Douglas for candidates for President. Dayton for a Presidential running mate in 1856. Lafayette and Warren for two famous soldiers of the Revolution. Frederika for Frederika Bremer. Maxfield for Judge Maxfield, and Sumner for Charles Sumner who was a Senator of the Civil War period.

Bremer County Iowa Farmland Sales Resources

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Recent Farmland Sales in this County

2/28/24 87.8 Acres; $4,271/acre; 15.5 CSR2; 15% tillable

8/29/23 85.34 Acres; $14,000/acre; 87.4 CSR2; 96% tillable

6/27/23 75.5 Acres; $16,100/acre; 86.1 CSR2; 99% tillable

8/29/22 38.93 acres; $13,250/acre; 80.9 CSR2; $163.78/CSR2; 89.85% tillable

6/22/22 69.99 $13,800/acre; 77.2 CSR2; $178.76/CSR2; 95.86% tillable

6/22/22 56.18 acres; $10,400/acre; 81.4 CSR2; $127.76/CSR2; 84.51% tillable

6/22/22 73.93 acres; $14,650/acre; 84.1 CSR2; $174.20/CSR2

1/26/22 149 Acres; $14,300/acre; 87.1 CSR2; $164.18/CSR2; $2,125,409.00; 99.75% tillable

March 2022 100.69 acres; $16,775/acre; 87.9 CSR2; $190.84/CSR2; $1,689,074.75; 100% tillable

March 2022 96.66 acres; $16,350/acre; 87 CSR2; $187.93/CSR2; $1,580,391; 100% tillable

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Bremer County Iowa Farmland Sales

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Bremer County Farmland Values and Averages

All farmland values for Bremer 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. 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.

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