Poweshiek 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: Central Iowa
County Average CSR2:
CSR2 Weighted Average: 67.9

CSR2 Cropland Average: 79

State Average CSR2: 68.6
Average Price per CSR2 Point: $121.43
County Size: 585 sq miles
Farmland Acres: 335,296 total acres, 292,572 Cropland acres, 6,501 Woodland acres, 36,223 Other acres

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

Average County Rent: $256
Rent Range: $217-$294
Average rent for Central Iowa:
Rent per CSR Point:

Improved Permanent Pasture:
$82.00/a Regional Average
Unimproved Permanent Pasture: $62.00/a Regional Average
Stalk Grazing per Acre:
$13.00/a Regional Average
Hunting Rights per Acre:
$12.00/a Regional Average

Towns: Baes City, Ewart, Hartwick, Montezuma, Brooklyn, Grinnel, Malcom, Searsboro, Deep River, Gusey, Victor

Unincorporated Areas:

Townships: Chester, Sheridan, Madison, Jefferson, Grinnell, Grant, Malcom, Bear Creek, Warren, Washington, Pleasant, Scott, Lincoln, Sugar Creek, Union, Jackson, Deep River

History: Poweshiek County was formed in 1843. It was named for the chief of the Fox Indians. The Poweshiek County Courthouse, completed in 1859, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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


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Recent Sales in this County

6/15/22 71.28 acres; $8,700/acre; 66.1 CSR2; $131.62/CSR2; 91.19% tillable

6/15/22 80 acres; $9,800/acre; 69.2 CSR2; $141.62/CSR2; 87.5% tillable

2/22/22 47.97 Acres; $14,700/acre; 76.5 CSR2; 97% tillable

10/7/21 115 Acres; 69.7 CSR2; $9,100/acre

10/7/21 46 Acres; 56.7 CSR2; $6,900/acre

Jason J. Smith, CAI

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Poweshiek County Iowa Farmland Sales

(515) 537-6633, jason@dreamdirt.com

Licensed to sell real estate in the state of Iowa

Tom Bradley

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Poweshiek County Iowa Farmland Sales

515-202-7687, tom@dreamdirt.com


All farmland values for Poweshiek 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.


You can find Farmland For Sale in Poweshiek County Iowa at bid.DreamDirt.com.  Need the advice of a qualified farmland professional?  Our professional staff of Iowa auctioneers and land brokers at DreamDirt would be happy to visit with you about your situation and help guide you through the process of making an informed decision about selling farmland.  Want to continue your research?  You can find a wealth of information on our Farmland Sales and Auction Blog.


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

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