Floyd 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

Floyd County Iowa Farmland Value Profile

Floyd County Iowa Farmland Value Profile
  • The average value of farmland in Floyd County is $11,929 per acre which is up $535 from 2022 to 2023.
  • The average price of tillable farmland per CSR2 point in Floyd County is $140.34 for 2023 land auctions.
  • Floyd County is ranked 54 in the state of Iowa in average dollars per acre for tillable farmland.
  • The highest sale of farmland in Floyd County in 2023 was $13,850 per acre.
Location North Central Iowa
County Size 501 sq. miles
Total Acres 320,640
Cropland Acres 294,989
Woodland Acres 6,413
Other Acres 12,826
Average Price Per Acre Farmland $11,929
Average Price Per Acre for North Central, IA $12,818
CSR2 Weighted Average 78
CSR2 Cropland Average 85
State Average CSR2 68.6
Average Price per CSR2 $140.34
Average County Rent $256
Rent Range $218-$300
Average rent for North Central Iowa $285
Rent per CSR2 Point $3.08
Improved Permanent Pasture $82
Unimproved Permanent Pasture $46
Stalk Grazing per Acre $11
Hunting Rights per Acre $15

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Towns: Charles City, Floyd, Nora Springs, Rudd, Colwell, Marble Rock, Rockford, Nashua

Unincorporated Areas: Powersville, Midway

Townships: Cedar, Rockford, Flyod, Rudd, Niles, St. Charles, Pleasant Grove, Scott, Riverton, Ulster, Rock Grove, Union


Situated in the north-central part of Iowa, Floyd County has a rich history that dates back to its establishment in 1851. Named after Charles Floyd, a member of the Lewis and Clark Expedition who died near the area, the county has played a significant role in the development of the state. The early years of Floyd County were marked by the arrival of pioneers and settlers, drawn by the promise of fertile land and opportunities for agriculture.

Agriculture quickly became the backbone of Floyd County’s economy, with farmers cultivating the soil and establishing a thriving community. The late 19th century brought important developments with the expansion of railroads, facilitating transportation and trade within the region. The county seat, Charles City, emerged as a central hub for both administrative and community activities.

Floyd County’s landscape, characterized by rolling hills and productive farmland, has been a key factor in its agricultural success. The county has been known for its cultivation of crops such as corn and soybeans, contributing to Iowa’s agricultural heritage. Over the years, Floyd County has embraced modernization while preserving its cultural identity through local events, festivals, and a strong sense of community.

Floyd County Iowa Farmland Sales Resources

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Recent Farmland Sales in this County

12/6/23 39.42 Acres; $5,224/acre; 63.3 CSR2; 52.7% tillable

11/9/23 77.27 Acres; $10,700/acre; 76.4 CSR2; 97% tillable

8/9/23 150 Acres; $13,850/acre; 85.2 CSR2; 96.20% tillable

8/30/23 139.74 Acres; $12,100/acre; 85.2 CSR2; 90.95 % tillable

12/15/22 103.6 acre 99.38 tillable acre $14,800/acre 95.7 CSR2 $154.65/CSR2 $1,533,280 95.93% tillable

12/15/22 71.24 acres 68 tillable acres $14,100/acre 83.7 CSR2 $168.46/CSR2 $1,004,484 95.45% tillable

8/31/22 79.64 acres; $7,800/acre; 88.6 CSR2; $88.04/CSR2; 72.79% tillable

8/8/22 73.67 Acres; $14,700/acre; 90.7 CSR2; 97% tillable

8/8/22 80 Acres; $10,600/acre; 57.5 CSR2; 96% tillable

6/23/22 122.75 acres; $11,600/acre; 85.2 CSR2; $136.15/CSR2; 88.61% tillable

6/23/22 156.29 acres; $11,850/acre; 83.5 CSR2; $141.92/CSR2; 83.81% tillable

6/15/22 74 acres; $6,275/acre; 56.5 CSR2; $111.06/CSR2; 97.7% tillable

Jason J. Smith

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Floyd County Iowa Farmland Sales

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Floyd County Farmland Values and Averages

All farmland values for Floyd 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.

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