Crawford County, Iowa Farmland Values and Land Auction Information

The following information is from Iowa State University’s Land Survey that’s released each December. It is only a guide and won’t apply exactly to your farmland.  Last update 12/2023. Data on this page can be up to 12 months old. To see current Iowa land prices and most recent farmland sales results click here

Crawford County Iowa Farmland Value Profile

Crawford County Iowa Farmland Value Profile
  • The average value of farmland in Crawford County is $13,274 per acre which is up $214 from 2022 to 2023.
  • The average price of tillable farmland per CSR2 point in Crawford County is $181.84 for 2023 land auctions.
  • Crawford County is ranked #29 in the state of Iowa in average dollars per acre for tillable farmland.
  • The highest sale of farmland in Crawford County in 2023 was $14,500 per acre.
Location West Central Iowa
County Size 714 sq. miles
Total Acres 221,848
Cropland Acres 151,334
Average Price Per Acre Farmland $13,274
Average Price Per Acre for West Central, IA $12,741
CSR2 Weighted Average 68.6
CSR2 Cropland Average 73
State Average CSR2 68.6
Average Price per CSR2 $181.84
Average County Rent $308
Rent Range $262 - $369
Average rent for West Central Iowa $298
Rent per CSR2 Point $4.27
Improved Permanent Pasture $105
Unimproved Permanent Pasture $70
Stalk Grazing per Acre $11
Hunting Rights per Acre $17
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Towns: Arion, Deloit, Kiron, Schleswig, Aspinwall, Denison, Manilla, Vail, Buck Grove, Dow City, Ricketts, Westside, Charter Oak

Unincorporated Areas:

Townships: Boyer, Hanover, Morgan, Stockholm, Charter Oak, Hayes, Nishnabotny, Union, Denison, Iowa, Otter Creek, Washington, East Boyer, Jackson, Paradise, West Side, Goodrich, Milford, Soldier, Willow


Crawford County Iowa Farmland Sales Resources

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Recent Farmland Sales in this County

1/20/24 129.12 Acres; $8,000/acre; 74.9 CSR2; 83.75% tillable

12/16/23 158 acres; $8,100/acre; 53.2 CSR2; $152.26/CSR2; 85% Tillable

11/4/23 56.21 Acres; $4,000/acre; 59.8 CSR2; 58% tillable

11/4/23 138.05 Acres; $7,125/acre 62.8 CSR2; 75.2% tillable

11/8/23 148.09 Acres; $8,500/acre; 61.8 CSR2; 97% tillable

11/11/23 73.07 Acres; $8,600/acre; 74.6 CSR2; 80.5% tillable

11/11/23 135.51 Acres; $11,650/acre; 81.3 CSR2; 81.5% tillable

11/14/23 78.65 Acres; $7,800/acre; 60.3 CSR2; 88% tillable

11/14/23 77.6 Acres; $9,500/acre; 70.9 CSR2; 89% tillable

11/11/23 97.53 Acres; $13,450/acre; 85.7 CSR2; 91.5% tillable

6/28/23 133 Acres; $10,400/acre; 82.7 CSR2; 80% tillable

3/25/23 130.05 Acres; $9,000/acre; 62.3 CSR2; 99% tillable

2/24/23 110 Acres; $7,850/acre; 63.8 CSR2; 67% tillable

2/22/23 39.88 Acres; $11,750/acre; 60 CSR2; 98.5% tillable

2/22/23 52.47 Acres; $9,000/acre; 57.6 CSR2; 87% tillable

2/2/23 79 Acres; $14,500/acre; 73.1 CSR2; 100% tillable

1/25/23 160 Acres; $13,400/acre; 66.4 CSR2; 89.5% tillable

1/25/23 200 Acres; $12,100/acre; 69 CSR2; 89.5% tillable

9/29/22 160 Acres; $9,900/acre; 72.9 CSR2; 87% tillable

9/10/22 36.83 Acres; $15,100/acre; 78.9 CSR2; 100% tillable

9/10/22 112.55 Acres; $8,600/acre; 78.6 CSR2; 66.59% tillable

9/10/22 38 Acres; $9,400/acre; 71.5 CSR2; 92% tillable

8/6/22 153.3 Acres; $12,500/acre; 69.6 CSR2; 96.53% tillable

6/25/22 77 acres; $10,300/acre; 65.4 CSR2; $157.49/CSR2; 76.75% tillable

Jason J. Smith, CAI

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Crawford County Iowa Farmland Sales

(515) 537-6633, [email protected]

Licensed to sell real estate in the state of Iowa


All farmland values for Crawford County are stated as averages and are not a guarantee of value in any given situation.  If you need a written farmland appraisal you should call us at 855-376-3478 to discuss how we can help you. Farmland prices can change quickly and some information on this website can be up to 12 months old depending on when you view it.  All sale results are dated so you can see the date of the sale however averages are calculated in December of each year and are based on a September to September study.


You can find Farmland For Sale in Crawford County Iowa at  Need the advice of a qualified farmland professional?  Our professional staff of Iowa auctioneers and land brokers at DreamDirt would be happy to visit with you about your situation and help guide you through the process of making an informed decision about selling farmland.  Want to continue your research?  You can find a wealth of information on our Farmland Sales and Auction Blog.