Madison County, IA

Settlers Avenue
Van Meter, IA 50261

149 Acres M/L

Listing #15199



Peoples Company is pleased to present a rare offering of 149 +/-  acres in beautiful Madison County. The property has multiple spots to build overlooking the North River with amazing views of the surrounding rolling hills. This premiere location is only a short drive to Van Meter, Winterset, and only 20 minutes from the Des Moines Metro. The property has 44.93 +/- CRP acres and 93.55 +/- acres enrolled in the Wetland Reserve Program (WRP). The WRP acres ensure that the land will be filled with deer, turkey and waterfowl. The CRP contract pays $6,919 annually and expires in 2030. Potential buyers can work with the Madison County FSA and NRCS offices to buy out the CRP contract if desired (Contact Agents for details). The property boundaries and acres are approximate and are subject to final survey.

There is an additional 266.81 acres available for sale. See listing #15200 for more information.

Legal Description

Part of Fractional Section 31, Township 77 North, Range 26 West and Part of Fractional Section 6, Township 76 North, Range 26 West of 5th P.M., Madison County, Iowa. Subject to survey. Exact legal description will be taken from abstract.

  • Sign On Property: Yes
  • Parcel Number: 450080624030000, 450080626030000, 450080628010000, 450080622010000, 030013100035000
  • School District: Winterset School District
  • General Area: Van Meter / Cumming / Winterset
  • Net Taxes: $2,336.00
  • Possession: At Closing
  • Terms: Cash, Conventional


From the intersection of Mills Civic Parkway & Interstate 35 in West Des Moines, head south on Interstate-35 for 5 miles. Take exit 65 and turn right (west) onto Cumming Road for 9.5 miles until reaching Settlers Avenue. Turn left (south) on Settlers Avenue for a quarter mile. Property is located on the eastern edge of Settlers Avenue. Look for Peoples Company signs.

Additional Info

Electric is provided by Mid-American and Rural Water is Warren Water District.


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