Tama 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

Tama County Iowa Farmland Profile

Tama County Farmland Profile
Location Central, Iowa
County Size 721 sq. miles
Total Acres 340,885
Cropland Acres 316,839
Average Price Per Acre Farmland $11,791
Average Price Per Acre for Central, IA $12,582
CSR2 Weighted Average 70.3
CSR2 Cropland Average 84
State Average CSR2 68.6
Average Price per CSR2 $140.37
Average County Rent $305
Rent Range $250-$372
Average rent for Central, Iowa $292
Rent per CSR2 Point $3.59
Improved Permanent Pasture $87
Unimproved Permanent Pasture $64
Stalk Grazing per Acre $18
Hunting Rights per Acre $21
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Towns: Chelsea, Garwin, Lincoln, Toledo, Clutier, Gladbrook, Montour, Traer, Dysart, LeGrand, Tama, Vining, Elberon

Unincorporated Areas: Buckingham, Meskwaki Settlement

Townships: Buckingham, Geneseo, Lincoln, Salt Creek, Carlton, Grant, Oneida, Spring Creek, Carroll, Highland, Otter Creek, Tama, Clark, Howard, Perry, Toledo, Columbia, Indian Village, Richland, York, Crystal

History: Tama County was formed on February 17, 1843.[5] It was named for Taimah, a leader of the Meskwaki Indians.

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Tama County Iowa Farmland Sales Resources

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Recent Farmland Sales in this County

2/27/23 160 Acres; $14,400/acre; 89 CSR2; 96% tillable

2/22/23 122.25 Acres; $13,700/acre; 80.8 CSR2; 96% tillable

1/24/23 73.43 Acres; $21,000/acre; 90.9 CSR2; 98% tillable

1/12/23 197.11 Acres; $16,300/acre; 82 CSR2; 98% tillable

12/6/22 117.06 acres 108.82 tillable acres $13,900/acre 80.8 CSR2 $172.03/csr2 $1,627,134 92.96% tillable

11/18/22 158 Acres; $14,300/acre; 89.8 CSR2; 98% tillable

11/18/22 98 Acres; $7,100/acre; 84 CSR2; 92% tillable

11/9/22 156 Acres; $13,500/acre; 87.4 CSR2; 99% tillable

9/20/22 79 Acres; $14,400/acre; 85.5 CSR2; 92% tillable

6/16/22 78.62 acres; $12,700/acre; 80 CSR2; $158.75/CSR2; 90.68% tillable

Jason J. Smith

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Tama County Iowa Farmland Sales

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Tom Bradley

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Tama County Iowa Farmland Sales

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Tama County Farmland Values and Averages

All farmland values for Tama 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.

Learn More About Selling Iowa Land

You can find Farmland For Sale in Tama County Iowa at bid.DreamDirt.com.  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.