Iowa Recently Sold Farmland

There was a total of 31 tillable farmland auctions during July 16th – 22nd in Iowa. For the 3,841.13 acres sold, the average price per acre is $11,481 and the dollar per CSR2 point is $157.40 which is slightly lower than the previous week’s data. Farmland in Northwest Iowa proves to be the top-selling with O’Brien County having the highest dollars per acre again this week with 148 acres selling at $21,050/acre sale. There were several tracts of land that sold in Adams county ranging from $5,600 -9,700/acre which could have had an impact on the overall average prices this week. 

When is the Best Time to Sell Land?

The answer can vary slightly depending on each scenario, but in general, there is not a bad time of year to sell! Certain considerations such as the type of land may sell better at certain times (hunting land sells better in-season) and the time of year may affect your terms and conditions of the sale, but your DreamDirt representative works with you to create demand and drive your sale forward regardless of the season. If you are thinking of selling farmland this year, now is the time to reach out to us and get started on a  free market evaluation. 


Jason Smith

Jason Smith

Auctioneer, Land Broker, Founder

Jason holds Auctioneer or Land Broker licenses in Iowa, Missouri, Minnesota, Nebraska, and South Dakota.  His DreamDirt team is comprised of auctioneers, land brokers, and realtors. They specialize in farmland sales primarily serving the heirs to family farms all across Iowa and surrounding states. We offer risk-free selling experiences and work hard to maximize the value of our client's assets using highly effective auction methods, technology, and powerful advertising.

Email: [email protected] | Phone: (515) 537-6633

What is Farmland Worth in Iowa?

County Acres $/Acre CSR2 $/CSR2
Pottawattamie 71.04 9,500 58.8 161.56
Marshall 120 9,100 69.8 130.37
Audubon 160 15,100 73.6 205.16
Audubon 192 12,100 73.6 164.40
Wright 80 13,200 73.1 180.57
Kossuth 80 15,000 82.3 182.26
Kossuth 79.85 15,400 80.3 191.78
Kossuth 118.95 14,650 84.5 173.37
Kossuth 43.27 8,600 58.8 146.26
Hancock 74.5 15,750 79.6 197.86
Emmet 156 14,800 83.3 177.67
Kossuth 194.84 13,800 84.1 164.09
Calhoun 80 8,300 62.4 133.01
Adams 156 9,000 71.7 125.52
Adams 265 7,500 67.5 111.11
Adams 156 7,900 70.7 111.74
Adams 77 7,000 54.4 128.68
Adams 239 5,600 54.2 103.32
Adams 150 9,700 69.9 138.77
Adams 148 10,250 81.8 125.31
Adams 144 8,400 66.4 126.51
Adams 38 6,500 55.3 117.54
Humboldt 90 11,800 82.9 142.34
O'Brien 79.64 21,050 94.7 222.28
O'Brien 82.04 18,000 94.1 191.29
Black Hawk 40 19,600 88.2 222.22
Black Hawk 237 17,700 87 203.45
Wayne 158 6,100 40.2 151.74
Wayne 156 7,100 50.8 139.76
Wayne 160 7,500 52 144.23
Wayne 15 9,900 59.9 165.28
Totals 3841.13 11,481 157.40
Rachel Tiffany

Rachel Tiffany

Farmland Auctioneer | Land Broker

Rachel is a licensed real estate salesperson specializing in the sale of farm, land, and rural residential real estate. She is a graduate of Iowa State University with a major in Animal Science and a minor in Agricultural Business. Rachel has a strong interest in valuations and appraisal of rural properties and studied Rural Property Appraisal at Iowa State. She also works for DreamDirt as the Online Auction Coordinator building and facilitating their online land and equipment auctions.

Email: [email protected]Phone: (515) 954-8063

Iowa Land Prices at A Glance

Our Iowa Farmland Price Heat Maps have been a huge help for people that want to visualize and research farmland prices in Iowa. Here you can research your farm’s proximity or the statewide market and see individual sale results, average prices per acre, the average price per CSR2 point as well as volumes of sales, and the number of acres sold. Use this market price research tool right here at DreamDirt. Click the Iowa map to get started.

Request a Free Valuation for Your Farm or Land Property

Whether you’re ready to start the selling process, or even remotely curious, we will gladly provide you with a FREE Market Analysis! If you are in a position to sell land in the Midwest, we want to help you achieve the top of the market on your sale.

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