Mitchell County, Iowa

 The following information is from Iowa State University’s Land Survey that’s released each December. Data on this page can be up to 12 months old. To see current averages and most recent results click here

Location: North Central Iowa
County Average CSR2:
CSR2 Weighted Average: 80.9

CSR2 Cropland Average: 87

State Average CSR2: 68.6
Average Price per CSR2 Point: $119.79
County Size: 469 sq miles
Farmland Acres: 265,173 total acres, 242,726 Cropland acres, 5,778 Woodland acres, 16,669 Other acres

Average Farmland Value (Price Per Acre):
Average Farmland Value for North Central Iowa:
$10,664 per acre
Highest Known Farmland Sale in County:

Average County Rent: $264
Rent Range: $228 – $303 per acre
Average rent for North Central Iowa:
Rent per CSR Point:

Improved Permanent Pasture:
$69.00/a Region 2 Average
Unimproved Permanent Pasture: $42.00/a Region 2 Average
Stalk Grazing per Acre:
Hunting Rights per Acre:

Towns: Carpenter, Osage, McIntire, St. Ansgar, Mitchell, Stacyville, Orchard

Unincorporated Areas: Little Cedar, Toeterville

Townships: Otranto, Union, Stacyville, Wayne, Newburg, Sg. Ansgar, Liberty, Jenkins, Osage, Rock, Burr Oak, Douglas, West Lincoln, East Lincoln, Cedar

History: Mitchell County was founded in 1851. It was named after John Mitchel, an Irish patriot.

Additional Information: Learn more on the Mitchell County Iowa website.


Recent Farmland Sales in this County

9/23/22 153.3 Acres; $13,600/acre; 83 CSR2; 91% tillable

8/16/22 115 Acres; $13,250/acre; 81.9 CSR2; 96.7% tillable

7/23/22 60 Acres; $14,000/acre; 91.5 CSR2; 100% tillable

7/23/22 165 Acres; $7,800/acre; 70.8 CSR2; 88.32% tillable

7/13/22 156 Acres; $17,100/acre; 90.3 CSR2; 99% tillable

7/23/22 25 Acres; $7,300/acre; 53.4 CSR2; 98% tillable

7/28/22 100 Acres; $6,100/acre; 68.1 CSR2; 71% tillable

7/13/22 78 Acres; $14,700/acre; 85.1 CSR2; 98% tillable

7/13/22 40 Acres; $10,400/acre; 83.6 CSR2; 95.5% tillable

4/14/22 150.49 acres; 146 tillable acres; $11,900/acre; 71.1 CSR2; $167.37/CSR2; $1,737,400; 97.02% tillable

4/14/22 151.81 acres; 148 tillable acres; $15,000/acre; 88 CSR2; $170.45/CSR2; $2,220,000; 97.49% tillable

March 2022 80.24 acres; 70.3 tillable acres; $19,900; 91.9 CSR2; $216.54/CSR2; $1,398,970; 87.61% tillable

2/24/22 77 Acres; $9,000/acre; 74.1 CSR2; 91% tillable

2/8/22 71.28 Acres; $18.700/acre; 80.4 CSR2; 100% tillable

9/28/21 149.76 Acres; 85.5 CSR2; $17,750/acre


All farmland values for Mitchell 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, or use our Iowa Farmland Value Calculator.  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 Mitchell 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.


If you are searching for an estate attorney to help you with legal work of an estate in Iowa you can search for Estate Attorneys in Mitchell County on the Find an Iowa Estate Lawyer website by the Iowa Bar Association.

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