Winneshiek County Iowa

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You’ll find everything you need to know about farmland for sale in Winneshiek County, Iowa, right here. Average land prices, the biggest towns within the county, the available land for sale, and many additional resources that will help make your Iowa land search easier. Reach out to your Winneshiek County land agent with any questions or to request a FREE farm appraisal.

Location: Northeast Iowa

Average Farmland Value: $11,534 is the average price of farmland in the county according to the latest December 2023 ISU Land Value Report To learn the most current county average farmland value or to learn what your farm value is contact Land Agent Nick Skinner @ 515-650-0974

Land Auction in 2023: 

There were 11 farmland auctions in Winneshiek County in 2023.

There were 899 Acres sold at auction. 

The average farmland price per acre was $10,534

The average $/CSR2 was $190/ CSR2

Land Auctions in 2022 prior to October: 

There were 5 farmland auctions in Winneshiek County in 2022.

There were 332 Acres sold at auction. 

The average farmland price per acre was $11,526

The average $/CSR2 was $211/ CSR2

Land Auctions in 2021: 

There were 14 farmland auctions in Winneshiek County in 2021.

There were 867 Acres sold at auction. 

The average farmland price per acre was $9,633

The average $/CSR2 was $167/ CSR2

Land Auctions in 2020: 

There were 21 farmland auctions in Winneshiek County in 2020.

There were 2012 Acres sold at auction. 

The average farmland price per acre was $8,924

CSR2 Price Per Point Average: $190

Estimated Average Corn Yield: 198

Average Cash Rent Per Acre: $302

Average County Cash Rent Per Acre Pasture: $87 (Grazing Pasture) – $267 (Alfalfa Hay)

Towns: Calmar, Decorah, Jackson Junction, Ridgeway, Castalia, Fort Atkinson, Ossian, Spillville

Townships: Bloomfield, Decorah, Highland, Orleans, Bluffton, Frankville, Jackson, Pleasant, Burr Oak, Freemont, Lincoln, Springfield, Calmar, Glenwood, Madison, Sumner, Canoe, Hesper, Military, Washington

Adjacent Counties: Allamakee, Fayette, Howard, Clayton

County Seat: Decorah

County Website: Learn more about the county at Winneshiek County Website  

Additional Winneshiek County Agricultural Informational Website:

Winneshiek Census of Agriculture

County Assessor: You can learn individual farm information; parcel ID numbers, farm taxes, recent land sales, and even landowners names and mailing addresses on the county  Assessor Page here.

County Fair: To learn more about the county fair visit the Website Here.

FREE Farm Appraisal: We work hand and hand with dirt everyday. Nobody knows land value better than your local land agent here at Iowa Land Company. We use five key variables to determine what the dirt is worth on one particular farm. To learn more about how we value a farm or to request a free farm evaluation visit our What’s Your Farm Worth page. Fill out our simple contact form or contact Nick Skinner your local land agent at (515) 650-0974. 

Winneshiek County History: 

The county was originally settled in 1848 in present-day Bloomfield Township and in Washington Township. It was organized in 1847, and named after a chief of the Winnebago tribe. In 1980, Winneshiek County reported a population of 21,842. Like much of Iowa during the 1980s it witnessed a population loss, dropping to 20,847 according to the 1990 United States Census. However, during the 1990s the county experienced some mild growth and was able to rise above the 21,000 mark once again. Wikipedia page.

Please note that the above farm land values are averages and are not guaranteed in every situation. If you need an appraisal on a specific piece of land, call us to discuss how we can help. Farmland prices can change notoriously quickly, meaning information on this website may vary from the current prices as you view this content. Price per acre exact numbers and county averages came from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Surveys


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