Madison 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: South Central Iowa
County Average CSR2:
CSR2 Weighted Average: 60.8

CSR2 Cropland Average: 85

State Average CSR2: 68.6
Average Price per CSR2 Point: $92.22
County Size: 561 sq miles
Farmland Acres: 316,579 total acres, 228,786 Cropland acres, 25,397 Woodland acres, 62,396 Other acres

Average Farmland Value (Price Per Acre):
$7,839
Average Farmland Value for South Central Iowa:
$6.035
Highest Known Farmland Sale in County:

Average County Rent: $214
Rent Range: $179-$254
Average rent for South Central Iowa:
$203
Rent per CSR Point:
$2.52

Improved Permanent Pasture:
$76.00/a Regional Average
Unimproved Permanent Pasture: $56.00/a Regional Average
Stalk Grazing per Acre:
$9.00/a Regional Average
Hunting Rights per Acre:
$18.00/a Regional Average

Towns: Bevington, East Peru, Patterson, Truro, Earlham, Macksburg, St. Charles, Winterset

Unincorporated Areas: Old Peru

Townships: Penn, Madison, Jefferson, Lee, Jackson, Douglas, Union, Crawford, Webster, Lincoln, Scott, South, Grand River, Monroe, Walnut, Ohio

History: Madison County was formed on January 13, 1846. It has been self-governed since 1849. It was named after James Madison (1751–1836), the fourth President of the United States (between 1809 and 1817). Hiram Hurst, a suspected murderer, arsonist and hog thief was the first white settler in Madison County, having come from Missouri about April 15th, 1846.

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

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Recent Farmland Sales in this County

11/11/22 220.03 Acres; $10,500/acre; 76.1 CSR2; 90% tillable

6/22/22 117.40 acres; $9,800/acre; 65.1 CSR2; $150.54/CSR2; 82.03% tillable

IOWA FARMLAND PRICES MADISON COUNTY

All farmland values for Madison 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.

 

FARMLAND SALES RESOURCES FOR MADISON COUNTY IOWA

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ESTATE ATTORNEYS IN MADISON COUNTY IOWA

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 Madison County on the Find an Iowa Estate Lawyer website by the Iowa Bar Association.