Illinois Land Information
A combined 3,296 acres were listed for sale in Jo Daviess County recently; the value of all Jo Daviess County land and other rural acreage for sale was $25 million. It has the 10th most land for sale in the state
based on total acreage. Recent Land And Farm data shows the average price ($481,977) of land and rural real estate for sale in Jo Daviess County was 26 percent more than the average for other land and property listed for sale in Illinois. Jo Daviess County is Illinois's 35th largest county (601 square miles). Jo Daviess County is located in Northwest Illinois. Based on its natural assets, Jo Daviess County's economy is dependent on tourism and recreation. The amount of acreage for sale in Jo Daviess County comprises about two percent of all land and other rural acreage for sale on Land And Farm throughout the Inland Empire. With a recreation- and tourism-dependent economy, recreational acreage and property
, as well as hunting lands, are the most common land for sale in Jo Daviess County. Farms in the area are principally focused on livestock production (classified by the USDA to include cattle, poultry and hog farming).