Lucas 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 12/2022. 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

Lucas County Iowa Farmland Profile

Lucas County Farmland Profile
Location South Central, Iowa
County Size 431 sq. miles
Total Acres 227,160
Cropland Acres 156,678
Average Price Per Acre Farmland $5,872
Average Price Per Acre for South Central, IA $6,824
CSR2 Weighted Average 43.8
CSR2 Cropland Average 76
State Average CSR2 68.6
Average Price per CSR2 $77.26
Average County Rent $187
Rent Range $158-$218
Average rent for South Central, Iowa $227
Rent per CSR2 Point $2.43
Improved Permanent Pasture $87
Unimproved Permanent Pasture $58
Stalk Grazing per Acre $15
Hunting Rights per Acre $11
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Towns: Chariton, Derby, Lucas, Russell, Williamson

Unincorporated Areas:

Townships: Otter Creek, Liberty, English, Pleasant, Jackson, Whitebreast, Lincoln, Cedar, Union, Warren, Benton, Washington

History: Lucas County was formed in 1846. It was named for Robert Lucas, a Goveor of the Territory.

Additional Information: Lucas County does not have a website.

Lucas County Iowa Farmland Sales Resources

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Recent Farmland Sales in this County

11/22/22 50.26 Acres; $6,200/acre; 55.9 CSR2; 93% tillable

10/25/22 100.06 Acres; $6,550/acre; 52.5 CSR2; 91% tillable

10/25/22 12.5 Acres; $8,200/acre; 40.5 CSR2; 96% tillable

9/20/22 142.43 Acres; $8,800/acre; 62 CSR2; 99% tillable

9/20/22 114.56 Acres; $6,400/acre; 53.7 CSR2; 91.16% tillable

9/20/22 391.5 Acres; $8,425/acre; 57.7 CSR2; 95% tillable

1/21/22 40 Acres; $7,300/acre; 69.8 CSR2; 88% tillable

1/21/22 40 Acres; $6,900/acre; 58.4 CSR2; 84% tillable

1/21/22 20 Acres; $9,700/acre; 80 CSR2; 95% tillable

1/21/22 40 Acres; $9,600/acre; 69.8 CSR2; 96% tillable

Jason J. Smith, CAI

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Lucas County Iowa Farmland Sales

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LucasCounty Farmland Values and Averages

All farmland values for Lucas 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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