PIATT COUNTY ILLINOIS FARM LAND FOR SALE
PIATT COUNTY ILLINOIS
PIATT COUNTY ILLINOIS FARMS FOR SALE
Piatt County, Illinois was established in 1841 from territory taken from Macon County. Piatt County is 34 miles long, containing 279,680 acres. 91 percent of the county is cropland, 3 percent is pasture, 1 percent is woodland, and the remaining 5 percent is municipalities, waterways, and highways. Elevations in Piatt County vary from 650 to 800 feet above sea level.
PIATT COUNTY CLIMATE
Piatt County, Illinois receives an average of 38 inches of rain per year, compared to the United States average of 37. Snowfall in Piatt County is an average of 13 inches per year, compared to the U.S. average of 25 inches. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 96. There are 196 sunny days on average every year in Piatt County. In the summer, the July high is about 88 degrees, while in the winter the January low is 17. The comfort index, based on humidity during the hot months, is 41 out of 100, where higher is more comfortable. The U.S. average on the comfort index is 44.
PIATT COUNTY AGRICULTURE
Agriculture is a leading industry in Piatt County with the average farm size about 557 acres. Corn and soybeans are the main crops for Piatt County farm land for sale with the remaining farm land acreage focused on livestock production including pastures and feedlots, miscellaneous crops, and farm infrastructure such as buildings, farm roads, and woodlots.
PIATT COUNTY SOIL
Soil is a major natural resource in Piatt County. The soils typically range from medium to high in natural fertility and if lime and fertilizers are added, most of the soils are well suited to the cultivation of crops, particularly corn and soybeans. Most of the soils are nearly level and gently sloping and formed in moderately fine textured material under prairie grass.
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