Iowa Land Information
Based on recent listing data from Land And Farm, the average price ($202,995) of land for sale in Howard County was 49 percent cheaper than the state average for all land and property listed for sale in Iowa on Land And Farm. Howard County is the 75th biggest county (473 square miles) in Iowa. Howard County is located in Northeast Iowa. Howard County's economy is defined as agricultural, with 883 farms recorded in this Iowa county during the last U.S. Census. Farm businesses in Howard County generate annual revenues of $28 million, 43 percent of which is attributable crops grown in the county. Land for sale in Howard County represents less than one percent of farms, ranches and other land for sale on Land And Farm in the state based on total acreage. Residential Property was the most common type of land for sale
in Howard County, including homes for retirement, primary residence and vacation getaways. Farms in the area are principally focused on livestock production (classified by the USDA to include cattle, poultry and hog farming).