Kossuth County, Iowa

 The following information is from Iowa State University’s Land Survey that’s released each December. Data on this page can be up to 12 months old. To see current averages and most recent results click here

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: $134.62
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:
$10,664 per acre
Highest Known Farmland Sale in County:

Average County Rent: $267
Rent Range: $227 – $301 per acre
Average rent for North Central Iowa:
Rent per CSR Point:

Improved Permanent Pasture:
$69.00/a Region 2 Average
Unimproved Permanent Pasture: $42.00/a Region 2 Average
Stalk Grazing per Acre:
Hunting Rights per Acre:

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 the Kossuth County Iowa website.


Recent Farmland Sales in this County

9/20/22 278 Acres; $13,100/acre; 80.6 CSR2; 95% tillable

9/7/22 112 Acres; $8,700/acre; 69.4 CSR2; 86% tillable

9/1/22 151 acres; $15,578/acre; 85.8 CSR2; $181.56/CSR2; 100% tillable

8/30/22 166 acres; $15,100/acre; 76.9 CSR2; $196.36/CSR2; 99.31% tillable

7/20/22 194.84 Acres; $13,800/acre; 84.1 CSR2; 99% tillable

7/19/22 80 Acres; $15,000/acre; 82.3 CSR2; 94.5% tillable

7/19/22 79.58 Acres; $15,400/acre; 80.3 CSR2; 95.92% tillable

7/19/22 118.95 Acres; $14,650/acre; 84.5 CSR2; 98% tillable

7/19/22 43.27 Acres; $8,600/acre; 58.8 CSR2; 94.5% tillable

6/28/22 88 acres; $14,500/acre; 76.4 CSR2; $189.79/CSR2; 97.814% tillable

6/9/22 115 acres; $11,500/acre; 70.4 CSR2; $163.35/CSR2; 94.78% tillable

March 2022 75 acres; 73 tillable acres; $16,000/tillable acre; 65.6 CSR2; $243.90/CSR2; $243.90/CSR2; $1,168,000/ 97.33% tillable

2/17/22 79.92 Acres; $13,200/acre; 81 CSR2; 99% tillable

2//17/22 83 Acres; $13,200/acre; 77.1 CSR2; 99% tillable

2/17/22 150.5 Acres; $13,200/acre; 79.4 CSR2; 97% tillable

10/14/21 80 Acres; 76.88 Tillable Acres; $16,500/acre; 86.8 CSR2

10/14/21 160 Acres; 155.23 Tillable Acres; $15,600/acre; 88 CSR2


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.  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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If you are searching for an estate attorney to help you with legal work of an estate in Iowa you can search for Estate Attorneys in Kossuth County on the Find an Iowa Estate Lawyer website by the Iowa Bar Association.

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