Greene 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 12/2022. 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

Greene County Iowa Farmland Profile

Greene County Farmland Profile
Location West Central Iowa
County Size 568 sq. miles
Total Acres 343,346
Cropland Acres 316,526
Average Price Per Acre Farmland $12,536
Average Price Per Acre for West Central Iowa $12,411
CSR2 Weighted Average 78.3
CSR2 Cropland Average 82
State Average CSR2 68.6
Average Price per CSR2 $152.88
Average County Rent $275
Rent Range $237 - $316
Average rent for West Central Iowa $298
Rent per CSR2 Point $3.35
Improved Permanent Pasture $105
Unimproved Permanent Pasture $70
Stalk Grazing per Acre $11
Hunting Rights per Acre $17
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Towns: Churdan, Grand Junction, Paton, Rippey, Dana, Jefferson, Ralston, Scranton

Unincorporated Areas: Cooper

Townships: Cedar, Highland, Dawson, Paton, Kendrick, Bristol, Hardin, Junction, Scranton, Jackson, Grant, Greene, Willow, Greenbrier, Franklin, Washington

History: Greene County was formed on January 15, 1851, and from 1854, self-governed. It was named after General Nathanael Greene, a hero in the Revolutionary War. The first settler was Truman Davis. He settled on the Raccoon River. The first courthouse was built in 1856 from wood. Previously court was held in a log cabin southeast of Jefferson. The second courthouse, of red brick, was built in 1870. The present Greene County Courthouse used today was built in 1917.

Greene County Iowa Farmland Sales Resources

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Recent Farmland Sales in this County

6/24/23 121.62 Acres; $14,000/acre; 81 CSR2; 91.39% tillable

6/24/23 40.37 Acres; $13,000/acre; 75.8 CSR2; 100% tillable

5/26/23 80 Acres; $16,500/acre; 87.7 CSR2; 81% tillable

5/26/23 80 Acres; $17,550/acre; 87.9 CSR2; 98% tillable

4/13/23 120 Acres; $12,000/acre; 85.3 CSR2; 96% tillable

3/30/23 78.69 Acres; $14,500/acre; 86.9 CSR2; 95% tillable

3/15/23 160 Acres; $11,100/acre; 80.9 CSR2; 96% tillable

3/15/23 80 Acres; $14,300/acre; 87 CSR2; 96% tillable

3/15/23 120 Acres; $12,100/acre; 83.3 CSR2; 97.5% tillable

3/15/23 120 Acres; $14,000/acre; 87.7 CSR2; 98% tillable

3/15/23 160 Acres; $14,200/acre; 88.1 CSR2; 98% tillable

3/15/23 42.14 Acres; $14,130/acre; 87.9 CSR2; 99% tillable

1/19/23 40 Acres; $13,566/acre; 77.8 CSR2; 96% tillable

12/16/22 120 acres 117.16 tillable acres $16,500/acre 87.3 CSR2 $189/csr2 $1,980,000 97.63% tillable

10/4/22 156.97 Acres; $14,100/acre; 87.2 CSR2; 98% tillable

9/29/22 80 Acres; $20,600/acre; 84.3 CSR2; 95.28% tillable

9/8/22 320 Acres; $16,000/acre; 87.4 CSR2; 95.78% tillable

8/18/22 80 Acres; $15,500/acre; 85.9 CSR2; 96.61% tillable

4/26/22 117.37 acres; $16,200/acre; 85.5 CSR2; $189.27/CSR2; 100%

4/26/22 44.76 acres; $17,025/acre; 87.6 CSR2; $194.35; 100% tillable

March 2022 160 acres; 157.66 tillable acres; $14,050/tillable acre; 85.4 CSR2; $164.52/CSR2; $2,215,123; 98.54% tillable

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Greene County Farmland Values and Averages

All farmland values for Greene 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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